Robert Frick

Robert Frick  is Editorial Director of Investing Daily.  Bob is a career business and financial journalist, with a 15-year tenure as senior editor for Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine, in addition to working as a newspaper business writer and editor, and a stint as an investment writer for USA Today. 

 He’s a nationally recognized authority on behavioral finance, and worked two years as a writer, researcher and speaker for the Allianz Global Investors Center for Behavioral Finance.

 He has co-authored three books on personal finance, and holds an M.B.A. and a B.A. (Journalism) from the Pennsylvania State University

Analyst Articles

On Sept. 16 I recommended Buy to open the January 20, 2017 call on Mylan (MYL) with a strike price of $45 at $1.90 or lower. Symbol (MYL170120C45). Since that recommendation Mylan hit more rough waters. However, Mylan bounced 8% on Monday on the heels of a $465 million settlement with the Department… Read More

Sell to close the Nov. 18, 2016 put on VF Corporation (VFC) with a strike price of $62.50 at $4.40 or higher for an 80% gain. Symbol (VFC161118P62.5)When we bought these puts less than 3 weeks ago we expected to hold them for a longer period of time. However the… Read More

We’re issuing a Stop Loss recommendation for SolarEdge at $16 for half your shares.Our reasoning: SolarEdge continues to trade lower despite beating estimates by $.04 Tuesday and issuing solid guidance. Revenue grew 27% and earnings were up 42%. Although 2017 estimates have come down since my original recommendation, the stock… Read More

Air Transport Services GroupOn June 22 Air Transport (NSDQ: ATSG) bought 3.8 million shares from its largest shareholder for $13.07 per share, a 3% discount to the closing price. The shareholder, Red Mountain Capital, now owns 11.5% of Air Transport’s shares, down from 17.5% previously. Thanks to its strong… Read More