Renaissance Capital provides pre-IPO research and global IPO market analytics to institutional investors. The firm manages portfolios of unseasoned equities through the Global IPO Fund (IPOSX), the Renaissance IPO ETF (IPO) and institutional SMAs.
Trend follower, portfolio manager, market technician. Former sales trader to hedge funds/institutions, research analyst, prop trader, buy-side head of desk. Only took 25 years to find what works for me. Always learning.
Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), the largest U.S. options exchange and creator of listed options, continues to set the bar for options trading through product innovation, trading technology and investor education.
I construct charts to help people capitalize on the excess fear and greed of global investors.
My goal: provide research to help investors enlarge their portfolios regardless of market direction. My approach - TBNM or Tops, Bottoms, No Middles
Learn charting, it works-period. But it takes time and practice, EVERY DAY. Stop looking for E.Z. answers. The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary! And what I do here, I do for FREE. Remember that (or go pay some "genius.")
The pic is 23 yrs old but I am a 42 yr old part-time swing trader. Price action, volume and chart patterns is all I got in my tool bag. Please don't follow me blindly. Avg yearly return rate the last 6 yrs: 45% including 2014.
Look at the Level 2. Trade Smart and Trade Simple. There will be only one opportunity to correct a wrong trade. Make small gain and move on. Be prepared to exit a bad entry.
I am a systems, rules based, long term trader & teacher. I go out of my way to avoid noise, while managing risk. I view the market via WEEKLY bars. A careful examination of my list of losing and winning trades tells the complete story.