Meet Our Team
Michael Butts is a Portfolio Manager at Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. He joined Tocqueville in 2006 and is responsible for the management of portfolios for families, foundations, and high net-worth individuals.
Prior to joining Tocqueville, he was an equity trader and analyst with AmSouth Investment Management Company.
He earned a B.B.A. in Finance from Belmont University and an M.B.A. from the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa.
Meet My Team
Ward Anderson, David Harris, Michael Butts, Tina Vorgia
My investment team strives to look at the whole picture, and we custom tailor our investment decisions to your specific needs and to your temperament. Wealth is not defined by numbers on a spreadsheet or the recent performance of a portfolio. Instead wealth should be defined by each individual client depending on short and long term goals.
There is more to investing than market timing and evaluation. Our investment strategy starts with your setting a total return target, which is your income needs plus your long-term appreciation goal. Asset allocation and sector diversification will reduce the risk in meeting the target you set. Our analysis of market conditions should give you a realistic market expectation for performance.
We make every effort to understand each client’s comfort zone and dedicate ourselves to keeping within it. My team and I take pride in differentiating ourselves from other investment advisors, like all of my partners at Tocqueville, by the quality of our service, the dedication of our people, the constancy of our values, and the temperance of our judgment.
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