From eSports to self-driving cars to the adoption of machine learning, keeping up with radical technology shifts can be daunting for investors. Alger Technology Sector Analyst Ben Reynolds provides an update on these investing themes and discusses why he believes the better technology companies are making efforts to disrupt themselves.
Whose advice should you trust? The advice you give yourself may be sound as long as you can distance yourself from your situation. This so-called self-distancing can enable you to make wiser decisions in both investing and life in general.
Increased confidence in Alger Small Cap Focus manager Amy Zhang and her supporting team and strong results since her 2015 start merit an upgrade in the fund’s Morningstar Analyst Rating to Silver from Bronze.
"Amy Zhang has led a big turnaround at the Alger Small Cap Focus Fund by finding innovative companies." Portfolio Manager Amy Zhang is featured in MarketWatch.
"5 Star Mutual Fund Managers. What do they have in common? Hard work is one touchstone, as is a thirst for learning, and an appreciation of history." Amy Zhang is profiled in Investment News.
Alger's CEO and CIO Dan Chung participated in Fortune’s 2018 Investor’s Guide Roundtable with other investment experts. Read their thoughts on investing opportunities in the reprint.
"Non-traditional companies and health care companies will have to work together." In this Q&A, Alger Health Sciences Analyst Matthew Margolis discusses how rapid innovations and disruptions created by health care and technology partnerships are creating investment opportunities.
Alger Capital Appreciation Fund, managed by Patrick Kelly, CFA, and Dr. Ankur Crawford, earned a Morningstar Analyst Bronze Rating as outlined in this timely reprint.
Alger Spectra Fund earned a Morningstar Analyst Bronze Rating from Morningstar’s Alec Lucas as discussed in this reprint.
In this Barron’s profile, Portfolio Manager Amy Zhang, CFA, shares why she believes the most attractive small cap companies exhibit Positive Dynamic Change. Read the full feature to learn more about the philosophy behind the Alger Small Cap Focus strategy.
The Senior Vice President, Portfolio Manager of Alger Small Cap Focus, Amy Zhang, discusses the importance of innovation for long-term growth with Morningstar's Alec Lucas.
"We believe tech will be a big beneficiary of trends in the mobile internet, artificial intelligence, cloud computing and Big Data." Alger Spectra's Ankur Crawford and Patrick Kelly favor growth stocks undergoing a "Positive Dynamic Change" in this Investor's Business Daily article.
As new ideas, products, or processes revolutionize the economy, destroying the old and creating the new, we believe our research can help answer one of the central questions of investing: who will win and who will lose? Alger Client Investment Strategist Brad Neuman attempts to answer this question in our latest white paper.
"We believe that most of investors should have a 10 to 20% allocation in small caps. But when you add up retail assets across all mutual funds, there's less than 10%. We believe investors may not be heeding the best long-term solution." In this recent MoneyLife interview Alger Client Investment Strategist Brad Neuman discusses why now may be a good time for investors to reconsider small caps for their portfolio.
We find that the most innovative companies ultimately produce stronger fundamentals and stock returns. Alger Client Investment Strategist Brad Neuman highlights why we believe that innovation is an enduring force that holds the key to progress and investment performance in our latest white paper.