Sam Ro, CFA, is the managing editor of Yahoo! Finance. He is addicted to the global economy and financial markets, and obsessed with telling the story in fun and interesting ways. His specialties include equity analysis, discounted cash flow modeling, financial statement analysis and puns. Before Yahoo! Finance, he was a deputy editor at Business Insider, and before that was a contributor and blogger whose work appeared on,, and, among other media outlets. He has a background as an analyst.