“Olstein is defined by the people behind the company.”
Where do we find value in the market?
We pursue unrecognized value, obscured by economic uncertainty or overshadowed by temporary, but solvable, problems.Ask Us
YEARS AT OLSTEIN
Clark Thompson collaborates with our portfolio management team to manage prompt, efficient execution of trades.
After serving our country in the U.S. Marine Corps, Clark established a career in the investment management industrys defined by high work standards and a disciplined style. Prior to joining Olstein, he held various operational positions with Sun America Securities and Smith Barney (formerly Shearson Lehman), where he had the opportunity to meet and learn from Robert Olstein.
As an avid photographer, Clark enjoys capturing the action at a variety of sporting events. In addition to serving as the photographer for the Westchester Knicks, a G League affiliate of the NBA New York Knicks, he has provided photography for several youth and adult sports leagues. Our Olstein website also features his creative visual work.
Why do we focus on Free Cash Flow?
It's the lifeblood of a business. Here’s how it affects a company’s value.Ask Us
It is an investment analyst's job to determine the economic realism of management's assumptions and to eliminate management biases by making the appropriate adjustments to reported earnings data. READ MORE +
We read for "heat," looking for subtle phrases or trigger words that, in our experience, may signal a significant change in an industry or company that could unlock or create significant long-term value for shareholders. READ MORE +
A company that communicates effectively with shareholders and other equity market participants can increase the probability of successful turnaround. READ MORE +
LEGAL DISCLOSURES AND OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION
The fund recently experienced significant negative short-term performance due to market volatility associated with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Investing involves risk including possible loss of principal. Investors should carefully consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses of the Olstein Funds. This and other important information is contained in the prospectus, which should be read carefully before investing. For a copy, click the prospectus link below.