CFA charterholder. Prop trader and market structure consultant with Bright Trading, specializing in pair trading, crutch trading, contrarian, technical, and algorithmic (HFT) trading. Views expressed here are for informational purposes only.
I am the editor of the Stock Trader's Almanac & Almanac Investor Newsletter. I use historical patterns and market seasonality in conjunction with fundamental and technical analysis to reduce risk and increase returns.
Lori Spechler is a Senior Editor at CNBC. Formerly a trader and market-maker in commodity options, her resume includes such infamous Wall Street names as AIG Trading Corp. and Drexel Burnham Lambert Trading Corp.