Trading coach, stock index trader, author, blogger, five kids, six grandkids, and four rescue cats. I have a special interest in the integration of quantitative and discretionary approaches to trading.
Veteran trader, CIO of Waverly Advisors, and author of The Art and Science of Technical Analysis (2012). Perspectives on financial markets, the process of learning to trade, risk, peak performance, and life.
Head of Community Development @ StockTwits. Evangelizing Social Communications for Investors, Traders, & Public Companies. Independent Trader. Former Chicago Board of Trade Member. Long Optimism. Hiking Enthusiast. Not in Chicago anymore.
Twenty-plus years of experience in markets, with passion for commodities, stocks and forex trading. Extensive background in engineering and finance. Specializes in mechanical trading systems, both long- and short-term (trend following / swing).
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