“We are disciples and proponents of value investing and believe that a value approach should be part of every equity portfolio.”
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
Senior Vice President, Director of Business Development
YEARS AT OLSTEIN
Timothy Ermi's intelligent approach to business development is focused on helping companies use value strategies to realize their investment objectives.
Tim is responsible for creating effective initiatives that deliver our investment strategies to long-term investors. He also leads our client service team. Before joining Olstein Capital Management, Tim was employed at Credit Suisse Asset Management where he served as Vice President, Strategic Account Management and as Vice President, Product Development for CSAM’s predecessor firm, BEA Associates. He previously held roles as Senior Vice President of Marketing for Dabney/Resnick Asset Management and Director of Marketing and Strategic Planning for Third Avenue Funds and its affiliated brokerage firm, MJ Whitman.
Tim serves on the Sales Force Marketing and Public Communications committees of the Investment Company Institute. He earned a B.A. in English from Villanova University and an M.B.A. in Marketing from New York University's Stern School of Business.
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
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 +
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 +
Before making a decision to invest, it is imperative to look for specific financial, competitive and structural characteristics that signal that the problems are temporary. 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.