About Buff Dormeier
Buff Dormeier, CMT is the Chief Technical Analyst of Kingsview Partners. He provides three important
roles to Kingsview’s clientele that of an advisor, analyst, and portfolio manager. Armed with
proprietary indicators and investment programs, Buff dynamically advises financial advisors, RIAs, as
well as affluent and institutional clientele on strategies to help meet their specific investment
objectives in what are often uncertain investment climates.
As an advisor, Buff has been named a “Best in State Wealth Advisor” by Forbes. As an analyst
in 2007, Buff’s technical research was awarded the Charles H. Dow Award, distinguishing him as the
only financial advisor to thus far win the Award. The Charles H. Dow Award is considered one of the most
important recognitions in the field of technical analysis.
As an accomplished portfolio manager applying advanced technical/quant analysis, some simply refer to
Buff as “the geek”. His contributions to portfolio management have been esteemed in
Technical Analysis and Behavioral Finance in Fund Management, a book containing interviews with
accomplished portfolio managers all of whom utilize technical analysis in portfolio management.
However, Buff considers himself to be an evangelist of sorts. He enjoys sharing his investment theories
as a foremost expert on volume analysis presenting at international conferences such as Latin
America’s Portfolio Manager’s Conference and the World Money Show. An award-winning author
(2012’s Technical Analyst Book of the Year / Trader Plant’s Top Book Resource 2011), Buff
literally wrote the book on “Investing with Volume Analysis ”partnering with the Financial
Times Press, Pearson Publishing and the Wharton School. Buff’s research has been further featured
with press partners including Barron’s, Stock’s & Commodities, Futures and Active Trader
magazines, The Financial Times, CNBC, Market Watch as well as a variety of technical journals.