CEO and founder of Market Prophit. We analyze conversations in social media and generate real-time sentiment (bullish/bearish) signals & buzz. We also quantitatively score and rank financial bloggers based on the accuracy of their stock calls.
I am a contributor to Seeking Alpha (http://bit.ly/194jZ2p). In cyberspace, I am best known as MackTheKnife, the winner of the Zacks $100,000 Challenge 2007. In meatspace, I am best known as J.J. McGrath, an editor and writer based in New York.
I am an independent trader with over 25 years of experience working on the buy and sell-side. I have researched and invested in traditional and alternative asset classes and worked at Pensions Funds, International Banks and Dealers.
Shayne Heffernan holds a Ph.D. in Economics and brings with him over 25 years of trading experience in Asia and hands on experience in Venture Capital, he has been involved in several start ups that have seen market capitalization over $500m