Monty Guild founded Guild Investment Management in 1971. He serves as the chief investment officer and co-manages clients' accounts with Anthony Danaher. Prior to founding Guild, he was a securities analyst at Taurus Partners, LP and Security Pacific Bank. Over the years, he has become a widely recognized and quoted author, speaker, and commentator on international investing and economics in leading business and financial media. Since 2003, he has published Guild's Market Commentary, a review of global market trends and conditions sent weekly to clients and subscribers. Mr. Guild supervises the investment and research functions at Guild Investment Management. He graduated from the University of California at Santa Barbara with a BA in economics, and received his MBA in finance with highest honors from California State University, Long Beach.
For many years, we have compiled and tracked a neutral inflation index which we call the Guild Basic Needs Index™ (GBNI), explains Monty Guild, money manager and editor of Guild Investment Management's Global Market Commentary.
The Fed’s press conferences in the era of “money printer go brrrrrr” are often derided as “nothing-burgers,” but of course they are still required listening and contain important information, asserts Monty Guild, money manager and editor of Guild Investment Management's Global Market Commentary.
Many of our favorite themes for equity investing remain technological, suggests Monty Guild, a growth and value-oriented money manager and editor of Guild's Global Market Commentary.
Typically, vaccines take many years to evaluate and approve. The public, especially in the United States, has become ever more polarized, and pandemic-related issues are now flashpoints for that polarization, cautions Monty Guild, money manager and editor of Guild's Global Market Commentary.
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