Dan Amoss

Dan Amoss

Formal First Name
Daniel (Dan)

Dan Amoss is the Managing Editor of Strategic Short Report at Agora Financial. He discusses investment strategy based on predictions of the directions various companies are headed. Amoss is a student of the Austrian school of economics, a discipline that he uses to identify imbalances in specific sectors of the market. He tracks aggressive accounting and other red flags that the market typically misses. His bottom-up investing style focuses on management strategy, return on capital, and the truth buried in financial statements.

Professional Experience

Academic History

  • Amoss earned his CFA charter in 2005. 
  • He is relied upon for his profitable plays:
    • In spring 2008, he recommended Lehman Brothers puts, advising readers to hold the position as the stock fell from $45 to $12, which gained 462%.
    • He called American Airlines’ bankruptcy long before the Chapter 11 filing, telling readers to short the stock, which tanked from $6 to just 26 cents.