General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> March 15, 2004


ROBERT L. NGUYEN is managing principal and co-founder of Ameristock Mutual Funds, Inc. He worked at Charles Schwab & Company as both an Institutional Specialist and in the Electronic Brokerage Division, specializing in Web trading. Prior to his service at Schwab, Mr. Nguyen was a Portfolio Manager in Bank of America's Asset Management Division where he oversaw both institutional and individual private accounts totaling over $100 million. He began his investment career as a broker and analyst at Morgan Stanley Dean Witter. Mr. Nguyen earned a BS degree in Business Administration from California State University, Sacramento. Profile
ANDREW F. NGIM is co-founder of Ameristock Mutual Funds, Inc., and co- manager of the Ameristock Mutual Fund. Prior to joining the firm, he worked with PricewaterhouseCoopers in their Human Resources Advisory Group, and was responsible for the administration of the group's key client retirement plan. As a consultant, Mr. Ngim improved the department's processing efficiencies by designing a customized computer program. Before joining PricewaterhouseCoopers, he served as Project Manager for a third party pension administrator in the San Francisco Bay area. His role provided extensive experience in investment consultation with retirement plan trustees and high net worth individuals. Mr. Ngim began his investment career as a broker with regional investment bankers, Birr, Wilson Securities. He earned a BA degree in Industrial Organization with a minor in Business Administration from the University of California, Berkeley. Profile
TWST: Would you begin with a brief overview of Ameristock Mutual Fund,

Inc. and your responsibilities there?

Mr. Nguyen: Basically, the Ameristock Mutual Fund is a large cap value

fund that