Ben Smith

College: University of Arkansas
Major: Chemical Engineer
Graduate School: Texas A&I
Degree: MBA
Favorite Stocks: Energy
Favorite Holiday: Christmas Favorite Vacation: Family trip to Arkansas
Biggest Project: Tree Farm
Favorite Quote: “I’d love to be able to predict markets and anticipate recessions, but since that’s impossible, I’m as satisfied to search out profitable companies as Buffett is.” by Peter Lynch

Professional License

Series 7 General Securities Reprsentative
Series 63 Uniform Securites Agent State Law Exam
Series 24 General Securities Principal
Series 27 Financial and Operations Principal

My favorite news magazines

•Wall Street Journal
•Business Week
•Time Magazine


Ben is the founder of Benjamin Securities Investment Company, Inc. Ben also founded Smith & Smith, an accounting business which he has directed since 1976. Prior to his work in accounting and investment services, Ben worked as a chemical engineer for Exxon and Celanese. His industry experience gives him a unique perspective of the world’s energy situation. He uses this experience in his selection of energy stocks for clients.

Ben and Joyce live in Missouri City and are long-time residents of South Texas.