Marin Katusa & Gil Morales
Marin Katusa, mining expert and fund manager, discusses why investors should stay away from gold stocks and buy this major resource instead. Also Gil Morales, former chief investment strategist for William O’Neill and Company, tells us why investors should keep an open mind on Tesla – the electric car company that’s up 180% in nine weeks. Interviewed by Frank Curzio / S & A Radio
Mr. Morales began his investment career in 1991 as a stockbroker in the Beverly Hills
branch of Merrill Lynch. In 1994 he joined PaineWebber, Inc. where he quickly achieved
Chairman’s Club status as a top producer.
In 1997, William O’Neil personally recruited Mr. Morales to join William O’Neil + Company,
Inc. where he spent the next eight years as a Vice-President, internal Portfolio Manager
responsible for managing a portion of the firm’s proprietary assets, and Manager of the O’Neil
Institutional Services group responsible for advising over 500 of the largest and most successful
institutional investors in the world, including mutual fund, pension fund, and hedge fund clients.
Mr. Morales also co-authored with William J. O’Neil a book on short-selling, “How to Make Money
Selling Stocks Short,” published by John Wiley & Sons in 2004. In 2004, Mr. Morales was appointed
Chief Market Strategist for William O’Neil + Company, Inc. Mr. Morales is also currently a principal
and Managing Director of MoKa Investors, LLC and Virtue of Selfish Investing, LLC.
He currently manages money for qualified investors through each of those firms, and is a frequent
guest and commentator on Fox Business News, MarketWatch.com, and CNN News Radio’s Wall
Street Shuffle and Opening Bell shows, among other venues. In 2010, Mr. Morales published “Trade
Like an O’Neil Disciple – How We Made 18,000% in the Stock Market” (John Wiley & Sons) with his
colleague and former O’Neil internal portfolio manager Dr. Chris Kacher. He and Dr. Kacher are
currently writing a second book to be published by John Wiley & Sons, Inc. in summer of 2012.