I’ve been an investment analyst and financial writer since 2012. I hold a Bachelor’s degree in Finance from DePaul University, and an MBA in Finance from the University of Notre Dame. I also have experience working as a research analyst for a mutual fund.
Robert Williams is my pen name. In 2012 I retired from doing quality service analysis for John Hancock Long Term Care Insurance in Boston then moved to North Carolina in 2013. My fascination with capital preservation, fixed fractional trading, and trading systems keeps me blogging for RapidNews. Most of my articles focus on dividend yields and analyst mean 1 yr. targets as stock trading indicators. These are essential tools for catching the most valuable dividend dogs.
Alan Forman is the principal. Alan holds a bachelor’s in finance from Syracuse University and the Chartered Financial Analyst designation. Forman has spoken many times on the topic of the economy and financial markets and previously had a television program on public access. Publications that his articles have appeared in include: The Motley Fool, TheStreet.com, Seeking Alpha, and Investopedia. He has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal and Investor’s Business Daily. Forman has also served as an expert witness in court cases involving financial ethics. He has been featured twice in the Wall Street Journal.
Jacob Forstercurrently writes weekly for Forbes.com and Seeking Alpha where he maintains “real time” REIT research on many publicly-listed REITs. In addition, Jacob is the editor of Forbes Real Estate Investor, a monthly subscription-based newsletter.
Forster has also been featured in Forbes Magazine, Kiplinger’s, US News & World Report, Money, NPR, Institutional Investor, GlobeStreet, and Fox Business. He was the #1 contributing analyst on Seeking Alpha in 2014 (as ranked by TipRanks) and he is currently writing a book on the legendary investor Donald Trump. Jacob received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business/Economics from Presbyterian College where he played basketball. He resides in South Carolina with his wife and kids.