General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> August 17, 1998

Stephen R. Adams – Van Kasper Advisors

STEPHEN R. ADAMS is Managing Director of First Security Van Kasper, a non-banking affiliate of Wells Fargo Corp., and Van Kasper Advisers. He has spent over 30 years as a Stockbroker and Financial Analyst in San Francisco. In 1978, he and four other brokers founded Van Kasper & Co. Van Kasper is a regional investment banking and private brokerage firm focusing on the western US economy. Mr. Adams is the Author of many articles on investing, and since 1987 has published a quarterly investment letter. Profile
TWST: What are your responsibilities at Van Kasper Advisors?

Mr. Adams: I oversee the equity portion of our portfolios. Van Kasper

Advisors basically manages three different styles: growth