Karen Finerman has been president of Metropolitan Capital Advisors, Inc. since 1992 when she co-founded the firm. Prior to June 1992, she was the lead research analyst for the Risk Arbitrage department at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette Securities Corporation.
Karen received a B.S. in economics, from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School in 1987, with a concentration in finance.
Karen is on the board of the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research and is also a trustee of the Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx, N.Y. where she serves on their investment committee.
The Dow surged by triple digits on Friday after Fed chair Ben Bernanake said the Fed was ready to take further steps if needed to spark growth.
A story published by the public-interest journalism site ProPublica is grabbing the attention of the Fast Money traders.
On the back of some positive data, a handful of the metals stocks recovered ground lost over the last 2 weeks. Buy, here?
Herein are the Thursday's biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of The Hain Celestial Group popped while Royal Bank of Canada dropped.
Melissa Lee is the host of CNBC's “Fast Money” and “Options Action.”
Scott Wapner is host of the "Fast Money Halftime Report," which airs weekdays from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. ET.
Guy Adami is a contributor on CNBC's "Fast Money." He also is managing director of stockMONSTER.com.
Najarian, the "Pit Boss," is cofounder of optionMONSTER.com, a news site for options traders.
Finerman is president of Metropolitan Capital Advisors, Inc., a company she co-founded.
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Bill Nygren made four new portfolio additions.
Mike Mayo says he plans to ask Citigroup's chairman and board of directors for answers.
FMHR trader Joe Terranova says the rally in energy stocks is telling investors something about Ukraine, and Stephanie Link looks at "horrific data" in the global picture. A midday check on the markets, with the traders.