Thom Calandra of thomcalandra.com and subscriber service The Calandra Report is co-founder and was longstanding chief commentator and editor-in-chief of CBS MarketWatch.com. Also: FT MarketWatch in Europe.
Thom is an active investor and speaker and also the founder of Thom Calandra’s StockWatch, The Calandra Report, thomcalandra.com and Ticker Trax via Stockhouse.
Thom has been writing and broadcasting about lifestyle and investing topics for 35 years. His specialties are natural resources, biomedical and special situations. Thom was the San Francisco Examiner‘s investing columnist. He also has appeared on the CBS Evening News, CBS Radio Network and the CBS MarketWatch Weekend television show. He was a London-based columnist for Bloomberg News and was the first online financial editor of USAToday.com. The TJFR Group named Thom one of the top 100 financial journalists in the United States. Thom was editor of the 2002 book How America Made a Fortune and Lost Its Shirt.
Thom is author of a novel, Pablo By Numbers. It is about our world: money, mining, promoting, eating, loving, flying, trying & living. Central characters in no way bear resemblance to central characters who are found in Hollywood, or riding investment, mining, lifestyles and special-situations orbits. His thomcalandra.com and subscriber service The Calandra Report probe deep-value and speculative investments and lifestyle themes.
Thom Calandra holds a master’s degree in English from the University of Arizona and a bachelor’s degree of arts in English literature from City University of New York at Brooklyn College. He studied journalism at the University of Arizona. Thom lives in Tiburon, California. Thom visits 40 natural resources properties each year across Africa, the Americas, Africa, Cambodia and Europe. His paying subscribers number in the tens of thousands.
Thom speaks at conferences in New Orleans, San Francisco, Toronto, Vancouver, Hong Kong and London. Join Thom Calandra with his The Calandra Report right here — at this website. Join him on his tours as well.