J Mintzmyer

J Mintzmyer

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J Mintzmyer is the Lead Researcher of Value Investor's Edge, a research platform on Seeking Alpha. He is a well-known voice in the global shipping community, with unparalleled investment results in shipping and a penchant for activist investing. Mintzmyer has an extensive background in financial analysis, equity research, accounting, portfolio management, and customized asset allocation through nearly a decade of formalized education, personal studies, and practical experience.

Professional Experience

Academic History

  • J Mintzmyer is an avid reader of business, investments, and biographies.
  • He is a distinguished graduate of the United States Air Force Academy.
  • ranked Mintzmyer’s performance in the top 3% of all global analysts at the end of 2015 for his 2-year investment performance. 
  • At the end of 2016, Mintzmyer was ranked in the top 2% for online 'bloggers' for a two-year performance. 
  • While compiling his research, Mintzmyer has interviewed numerous management teams at public maritime firms.
  • His exclusive analysis has received numerous "Top Idea," "Must Read," and "Small Cap Insight" awards. 
  • He is commonly cited in industry news such as TradeWinds and Splash 24/7 and has been interviewed multiple times on Cheddar TV.