Timothy Armour or Tim is considered as one of the most prominent portfolio managers from the USA. With more than 33 years of experiences in the investment market, he has built a strong reputation for himself.
Right now, he is serving as the Chairman and CEO of Capital Group, which is one of the largest firms with more than $ 1.4 trillion secured fund. While the internet market has been going through a number of fall backs and turmoil’s in recent time, Tim has managed to lead the group to new heights of success in spite of facing numerous challenges.
Tim has a different approach than most of the investors in the market. Most of the investment specialists consider market selloffs such as the one from September 2015 when China devalued its currency and shocked the market. However, according to Tim was a corrective action to stabilize the market where stocks were overvalued in the first place. While others regretted the market selloff in 2015, Tim suggest that it is a natural way of the market the maintain balance and investors should always be aware of this.
While the investment market has been plagued with numerous doubts and confusion, Tim has been monitoring the trends thoroughly. According to Tim, 2017 would be a challenging as well as an exciting year. Some episodes such as an increase in interest rate by Federal Reserves, growth prediction in corporate earnings, policy reforms by China, the USA along with a new Trump Administration have convinced Tim that internet and commodity based companies will be a good option for the investors to consider. He also predicts that bank will also have a fighting chance and the investors might consider this option as well. Nonetheless, Tim also recommends that investors might get a better scope to secure their investment through active fund managers in the first place. As the active managers also have a stake in the investment portfolio with their investment, they tend to be more successful in earning their keep.
Timothy has been working Capital Group when he finished his studies at Middlebury College. He joined Capital as an Associate and initially overlooked global telecommunications and U.S. service companies as an Equity Investment Analyst. Right now, he is also serving as the CEO and Chairman of Capital Research and Management Company, Inc as well as the Chairmen of Capital Group’s Management Committee. He attends regular interview and discussion and provides helpful insights on investment.