General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> January 4, 1999

Richard W. Perkins – Perkins Capital Management Inc

RICHARD W. PERKINS is the President of Perkins Capital Management, Inc. and has over 40 years of experience in the investment business. He received his B.B.A. in 1995 and his M.B.A. in 1957 from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Mr. Perkins also holds the C.F.A. designation, is a fellow of the Financial Analysts Federation, and has received the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts Certificate of Achievement awards. He is president of Perkins Capital Management, Inc. which manages private accounts, The Perkins Opportunity Fund, The Perkins Discovery Fund and Pyramid Partners, L.P., a hedged partnership. The firm's private equity accouns have compounded at 17.8% since Perkins Capital Management, Inc. was founded in January, 1985.The Perkins Opportunity Fund was the number two performing U.S. general mutual fund in 1995, with a total return of 70%. (FAZ500)(6579) Profile
TWST: You wrote to your clients this fall, 'We have never seen a time

when big company stocks have gone up while small company stocks have

gone down ' smaller companies are as undervalued as large