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  1. THINKSheet, Inc. is a best-thought-process software and services company for professionals. The company was founded by William Stahl, a finance professional and lawyer, and Dr. Roy S. Freedman, a leader in artificial intelligence in the capital markets. Their goal was to enable professionals to quantify their quantitative data and qualitative judgments in the same rich language they use to distill complex decisions into easy-to-understand analyses (stories) in the ordinary course of business.  The benefit is that professionals can leverage these language-enriched models into decision processes and results that are more accurate, transparent and efficient than using numerical models alone.

    Our mission is to enable our customers to make the best decisions and collaborate with maximum productivity by:

    1. Introducing to qualitative (QL) analysis the same level of sophistication, computer power, visualization, and ease of use available for quantitative (QT) analysis; and
  2. decision process than the current practice, using models for QT analysis and text for QL analysis; while
  3. Incorporating your expert judgments as an essential component of the decision process; thus,
  4. Increasing the probability your decisions will be correct.
  5. Our product, THINKSheet™, is a general purpose platform that will revolutionize the way professionals collaborate to make decisions. THINKSheet™ models let you:
  • Quantify and communicate all factors (QL+QT) that influence your decisions,
  • Synthesize the most important ones on one dynamic page,
  • Collaborate with colleagues and clients with maximum productivity,
  • Improve your decision process.

Our QL+QT Products Offer You a Multi-Year Competitive Advantage

“There is nothing remotely like THINKSheet™

on the terminal or in the market.”

– Global Head of Bloomberg App Store

TST Equities on the Bloomberg App Store

Our TST Equities App on the Bloomberg App Store – APPS TSTEQ – gives equities professionals a new way to measure and analyze risk in order to generate a risk-adjusted target price and return for individual stocks. There are 3 models: (1) Risk Analysis, (2) EPS Estimates & P/E Multiples, and (3) Risk-Adjusted Target Price & Return.

THINKSheet combines the 3 models on 1 dynamic page so Bloomberg users can see all their complete analysis in one view. They can then change any judgment and see the new price & return INSTANTLY!
Sample screens for Apple are below. You can access details on how the App works on the Bloomberg terminal.

You Input Apple’s Risks & Their Weights, Impact & Probability

Apple

THINKSheet Generates Individual & Overall Risk Scores

You Set Risk-Adjusted EPS Using Spinners or Override

Risk-Adjusted Earnings

THINKSheet Displays Your Risk-Adjusted EPS

You Input Your Estimated P/E Multiple & Compare to Consensus

Target Price + Return

1PAGER™

THINKSheet’s signature output is the 1PAGER™ – a comprehensive view of your thought process on one dynamic page. E.g., the 1PAGER™ below generates Apple’s stock price and displays the risk analysis, multiples, earnings, target price, and the consensus – all in one view. Bloomberg subscribers can play “what if” with all the assumptions and see the consequences on the price – INSTANTLY!

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There Is Nothing Like Our QL+QT Team

William P. Stahl – Co-Founder

William Stahl is the inventor of TST’s best-thought-process approach and methodology. Mr. Stahl’s combined experience in law and finance gave him the insight to combine the logic and language of law with the data and numbers of finance, creating a system that merges the best practices for both. Mr. Stahl realized that (1) Dr. Freedman had developed a general purpose software program that could quantify words, numbers and logic in the same way that professionals speak and write in the ordinary course of business, and (2) the program could enhance the decision-making processes for all professions, including, but not limited to, finance, law, business, medicine, government, military, science, education, and psychology.

Dr. Roy S. Freedman – Co-Founder

Dr. Freedman is our Chief Scientist. He is a pioneer in new technology and was an early leader in the field of artificial intelligence. He was the head of the Artificial Intelligence Group at Hazeltine, a US defense contractor, the principal architect of the Market Surveillance System for the New York Stock Exchange known as the “Boesky Box”, and the lead editor of “Artificial Intelligence in the Capital Markets”. He literally wrote the book on the history of financial technology and is a professor of Financial & Risk Engineering at NYU.

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Dr. Timothy McGarvey – Trading & Enterprise Software Partner

Dr. Timothy McGarvey leads our TST Energy Systems products and services. Dr. McGarvey has broad experience in trading multiple energy products, including crude oil, natural gas, gasoline and electricity. His company, Energeia LLC, is a London-based commodities trading company and enterprise software company. He is a graduate of the US Naval Academy with a PhD in nuclear physics from Caltech and managed the nuclear operations of a nuclear sub for 3 years.

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See Our Team

Collaboration Benefits of our Best-Thought-Process Systems

THINKSheet Systems enable you to quantify your richest language, such as metaphors, acronyms and symbols, to streamline the way you communicate and quantify your best-thought-processes across the full range of your workflow. You can collaborate more productively with THINKSheet because it:

  • Laser-focuses on the drivers of your decisions,
  • Communicates your thinking in the everyday language of your profession,
  • Allows THINKSheet to quantify and visualize your thought process on one dynamic page.

The benefit of our best-thought-process system is far greater productivity from increased accuracy, transparency, and efficiency.

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