Chris Mayer is managing editor of the Mayer’s 100x Club and Mayer’s Special Situations newsletters. Graduating magna cum laude with a degree in finance and an MBA from the University of Maryland, he began his business career as a corporate banker. Mayer left the banking industry after ten years and signed on with Agora Financial. His book, Invest Like a Dealmaker, Secrets of a Former Banking Insider, documents his ability to analyze macro issues and micro investment opportunities to produce an exceptional long-term track record of winning ideas. In April 2012, Chris released his newest book World Right Side Up: Investing Across Six Continents.
By Chris Mayer Posted August 11, 2015
Today I want to cover the hot question of the week: Have we seen a bottom in commodities? With prices across the board lower for most commodities this year, savvy investors are waiting for the “all clear” sign to start bargain hunting. In fact, if you’re paying attention to the financial media, we may have just got it…
By Chris Mayer Posted August 4, 2015
These days the energy sector is filled with pitfalls. Oil? Natural Gas? Uranium? Coal? These sectors have faced immense pressure over the last few months – and the bloodletting may not be over. But what if I were to tell you there’s another energy sector on the verge of collapse? Major players – seemingly safe investments — may soon be at risk.
By Chris Mayer Posted May 7, 2015
Chris Mayer was at the Berkshire annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska, on Saturday, along with more than 40,000 other people. He outlines the best ideas that he will be giving a deeper look into in the coming months. Read on…