Zevin Asset Management, LLC is a global top-down investment management firm whose philosophy is rooted in the idea of avoiding major losses rather than seeking big gains. Our disciplined approach removes the emotion from investing by identifying attractive regions and sectors from around the world while experienced analysts concentrate on stock selection. For both social and investment reasons, we focus our stock selection on well-managed companies with sustainable business practices.
For both social and investment reasons, we focus on well-managed companies with sustainable business practices capable of delivering worthwhile returns for a number of years. The securities that we manage are screened for a wide range of social criteria and are voted in a conscientious way. Our shareholder activism includes initiating company dialogues and co-filing shareholder resolutions on behalf of our clients. . . . MORE
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How wise is it to be invested in today’s stock market?
By Robert Brooke Zevin, Chairman, Senior Portfolio Manager
Many people, including a number of our clients, have been concerned in recent weeks that the long stock market rise since 2009 has finally reached unsustainable heights that will soon lead to a crash. Our first priority has always been to avoid or minimize losses in bad markets. Financial markets are always more or less unpredictable and subject to sudden declines. However, we believe the likelihood and potential magnitude of such setbacks can be estimated with some degree of accuracy before they happen. Use of such estimates is an important part of our investment process. At the moment, we . . . MORE