Claudio Brocado

About the Author Claudio Brocado

Seasoned financial professional with substantial corporate finance experience followed by well over twenty years in the financial industry (sell-side as well as over sixteen years buy-side, including firms such as RCM, Putnam, Fidelity and Batterymarch). Substantial global expertise and interest, complemented by formal studies in foreign languages and strong understanding of multiple cultures and intercultural communications. Starting 2014 spending my professional time researching and investing in global financial markets (developed and emerging).

Brexit Does Not Need to Be a Disaster; Here’s Why

Recent events in a growing number of developed countries increasingly indicate that what we have witnessed so far in the US presidential election …

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Is Not Short-Term Oriented – ‘Makers And Takers’ Has It Wrong

In her recent book Makers and Takers, Time’s assistant managing editor and economics columnist Rana Foroohar powerfully explains and criticizes the pervasive nature …

Facebook Inc (FB): Great Company, Solid Quarter, But Stock Split Is Coming

Enough ink has already been spilled on how great a company Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) is. Its quarterly results were truly a blowout, which stands …

Alphabet Inc (GOOGL): Improving Corporate Governance?

Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) has long been among my favorite stocks. This despite the fact that I have always been concerned about its corporate …

Apple Inc. (AAPL) and the Chinese ‘Devaluation’; How Big a Deal?

After a strong start to the year, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has been correcting sharply in the last few weeks.

Comcast And America Movil! (CMCSA) (AMX)

Something that I have so far not done much in these posts but that I have historically liked to do is formulate speculative …

Even More Ways To Play The Return Of Emerging Markets

Disclosure: The author is long BUD, YHOO, BABA, GOOGL. (More…)The author wrote this article themselves, and it expresses their own opinions.

More Emerging Market Plays

Summary       Excellent long-term plays continue to emerge. You do not necessarily have to invest in EM directly, though that is …