Matthew Filsinger is an undergraduate Economics student at Ashland University in Ohio. During his time as a college student, Matthew has found a passion for understanding how certain consumer and producer behavior affect the valuation of equities. He prides himself on contrarian thinking, not afraid to go against the status quo. This behavioral approach to a numbers-driven financial climate has helped him grow his personal portfolio by 33%. When Matthew is not busy researching, he finds himself competitively swimming as captain of the nationally-ranked Ashland University Swim and Dive Team.