B.S. – Kansas State University (Finance)
Jeff Deardorff, CFA
Jeff joined the Buffalo Funds in 2002 and has 22 years of professional investment experience. From 1997 to 2001, Jeff worked at Koch Industries in Convertible Arbitrage and as a Money Markets Trader.
At the Buffalo Funds, Jeff works with fixed income and equity portfolios, and his focus areas include communications, energy, and financial sector.
Jeff received a B.S. from Kansas State University. He also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
Years of Experience
Years at Buffalo Funds
Media coverage regarding the Portfolio Manager, Funds Managed, and the Buffalo Funds in general.
Equity markets produced a significant reversal in the 1st quarter of 2019 following one of the worst periods of performance to close out 2018. Much of the reversal in market sentiment was a result of the change in the Federal Reserve’s (the Fed) policies, providing a more growth-friendly backdrop, combined with the anticipation that a U.S. – China trade deal is imminent.read more
Above-average GDP growth, a robust job market, and double-digit earnings growth are some of the fundamentals that indicate current economic conditions are still fairly strong. However, the biggest threat to the economy is arguably investor confidence itself.read more
We get to know the companies we invest in and learn how they run their business.
Top-Down & Bottom-Up
We identify Top-Down broad, secular growth trends and search for companies from the Bottom-Up.
We construct our portfolios based on our own proprietary investment strategy.
Sticking to our disciplined investment strategy ensures we maintain a consistent, balanced approach.