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Fred Meissner

author Image Fred Meissner is president of the Fred Report, which provides financial market research based on technical analysis.

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Company: The Fred Report

Area of Expertise: technical analysis, portfolio management


Topics Presented in Speeches: technical analysis, investment management


Fred Meissner, president of the Fred Report, has been practicing technical market analysis since 1983 and has worked in the research departments of Merrill Lynch and Robinson-Humphrey/Smith Barney. In addition, he has served the public as a portfolio manager and financial adviser. Meissner is a past president of the Market Technicians Association and is a frequent contributor to Barron's,, and Meissner holds a B.S. from Trinity University as well as an M.A. from UCLA. He is also a chartered market technician (CMT). Meissner is a frequent lecturer for the finance programs at Howard University and the University of Richmond.

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  1. Stock Strategies »

    Exploiting the Relative Outperformance of Small-Cap Stocks

    Small-cap stocks outperform large-cap stocks during periods of economic expansion and can deliver excess returns when a sector rotation strategy is used.

    January 2014 | Journal