Michael Kramer

Michael Kramer

Michael Kramer is the Founder of Mott Capital Management. His unique investment philosophy centers on seeking investment opportunities that are influenced by everyday life activities, and by observing new trends and products that are popular or are trending towards popularity. Additionally, he devotes a significant part of his research to global macroeconomics and central bank policies impacting financial markets.

Kramer runs the Mott Capital Management actively managed long-only Thematic Growth Portfolio, which holds these stocks: AAPL, ACAD, ALKS, CELG, DEO, DIS, GOOGL, MA, MO, NFLX, NXPI, RTN, SWKS TSLA, UL, V, VOD and VZ.

Kramer began his career in high-risk trading environments, trading both US and international equities. His trading skills coupled with his comprehensive, financial analysis of public companies, have given him a unique perspective on investing, which stands out from analysts who simply look at top-line numbers. In addition to fundamental analysis, Kramer also incorporates technical and options market analysis into his research.

Kramer is a fundamental writer for Investopedia.com, analyzing stocks and market news that is helpful for everyday investors to make short and long-term investment decisions.

  1. Stocks

    Strong Earnings Will Push The Stock Market Higher

    The stock market has been booming lately because of solid corporate earnings growth.
  2. Stocks

    AMD and Nvidia Could Fall On Cryptocurrency Trend

    Advanced Micro and Nvidia have benefited from the cryptocurrency trend, but is trouble lurking ahead?
  3. Stocks

    Skyworks Strong Q3 Results Are A Positive For Semi's

    Skyworks Solutions' healthy Q3 earnings are helping to raise the entire semiconductor sector.
  4. Stocks

    GE's Result: Cloudy With A Mix Of Uncertainity

    GE stock fell to its lowest price in almost 2 years after the company reported dismal Q2 earnings.
  5. Stocks

    Microsoft's Reincarnation & The Cloud Revolution

    Microsoft's Q4 earnings beat Wall Street expectations, thanks to robust cloud revenues.
  6. Stocks

    Financials Could Be Getting Ready To Move Higher

    The financial sector appears poised for a breakout. Here's why.
  7. Stocks

    Nike Stock Is Already Fully Valued At Best

    Nike doesn't deserve to trade at a premium valuation because its growth has consistently waned.
  8. Stocks

    What Qualcomm’s Earnings Mean for NXP Bid

    It is now crystal clear how badly Qualcomm needs its acquisition of NXP Semiconductors N.V. to close.
  9. Stocks

    Biotech Stocks On Verge Of Next Major Move Up

    A biotech breakout may be fueled by positive medical data and earnings
  10. Stocks

    IBM: Still Looking for Signs of Growth

    IBM's growth will have to wait as the company reported revenue that fell short of analyst estimates.
  11. Stocks

    Johnson & Johnson's Growth Prognosis Is Cloudy

    Johnson & Johnson produced mixed results for its second-quarter earnings and revenue.
  12. Stocks

    Netflix's Growth Will Surge In Amazon's Shadow

    Netflix can keep growing rapidly amid rivals Amazon and Time Warner's HBO
  13. Stocks

    Why Gilead Won't Buy Incyte and Vertex

    Despite rampant rumors, Gilead is not likely to acquire either Incyte or Vertex. Here's why.
  14. Stocks

    Citigroup's Stock Is Cheap for a Good Reason

    Investors won't pay a premium for Citigroup stock as long as it struggles to increase net income and revenue.
  15. Stocks

    Cisco Is Overvalued, Don’t Believe the Bulls

    Cisco's shares have dramatically lagged the tech sector - for a good reason