George Zack graduated with a degree in Finance and has a flair for waxing lyrical when he is trying to figure out if a stock should be part of your portfolio or not. He writes on the consumer discretionary sector for Bidness Etc.
Former OptionsXpress Chief of Technology, providing daily stock and options picks with entry and exit points. Recommended by Barron's. Picks based on a quantitative trading system built upon statistical analysis. Try us for Free today.
I am about to retire from software architecture and gradually move to trading stocks and options. I do enjoy software development and admit trading can be depressing some times...we'll see :) BTW I used to be a kid 45 years ago... :D
Utility worker, pension, 401k and 2100 shares of Facebook bought for 23.03 July of 2012. Still long and hoping for a apple or goggle price in two more years :) Out @ 75.4 a share Oct. 2014 and In JCP @ 7.51 long!
Options trading is a hobby for me PERIOD. Humility and failure are my fondest friends. They are honest with me and catch me in my lies and beat me into submission. The scars are my successes and my armor for the next round... Follow at your own risk