Option Trading Strategist & Financial Writer
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Risk-management focused, profit-driven Proprietary Option Trader with demonstrated success trading equity and index options; extensive track record illuminating financial analysis and risk mitigation techniques associated with investing. Writing and publishing articles related to option trading ... more

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E August Is The Worst Month For Stocks
August used to be the best, but now it is the worst.
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E Dow Sell Signal May Be On The Way
Expect the Dow Jones Industrial Average to retrench if the Dow Transports don’t catch up soon. When transports goods across the nation do not perform well it is an indication that there is underlying economic woe.
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E We Are In A Goldilocks Trading Environment
Slower pace of monetary tightening that could extend this "Goldilocks" environment.
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E Major Indices Are Tracking Historical Patterns
The market is starting to line up with the typical July seasonal trading pattern.
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E What To Bet On During Options Expiration
Options expiration week has a bearish bias.
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E Nasdaq Is Doing Its Thing
Over the past eighteen months Nasdaq stocks have led market direction.
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Option Strategist & Investment Writer
Investment Research Group, Inc.
April 2014 - Present (3 years 5 months)

Provide investment services by writing and publishing educational material and trading advice for investors to generate consistent income with minimal risk. You don't have to be wealthy to benefit from the concept of "don't work for your money; let your money work for you". Our program is designed to give value to investors from novice to experienced level. Smart investors don't work 'hard' they work 'smart' and we will show you how.

 

Equity Crowdfunding Project Manager/Consultant
Crowd-Funding-Investments.com
2013 - Present (4 years 8 months)

Project Manager/Consultant will assist with the development of your equity crowdfunding solution. Developed a thorough understanding of how equity crowdfunding should work for investors, startup companies etc.. Since "Equity Crowdfunding" is a nascent industry, it will improve your probability of success and minimize risks to your equity crowdfundng initiative if you utilize specialized resources. 

 

Senior Investment Strategist & Options Trader
Nella Investment Advisers
January 2006 - Present (11 years 9 months)

Registered Investment Adviser and Proprietary option trader focused on applying advanced investment trading strategies related to options on underlying equities, equity indexes and exchanges traded funds (ETFs).

Consultant/Project Manager/Business Analyst
SBC Telecommunications
March 2001 - June 2005 (4 years 4 months)

Consultant contracted to SBC Telecommunications, Inc. Project Manager/Business Analyst for National Data Integration Support team for WINDS Ordering IT system architecture team and Lightspeed, Operating Support System (OSS) Application Management team, Strategic Assessment Team (SAT), SBC Midwest Wholesale Integrated Testing. Supported project management of mechanized ordering systems (EDI and WEB) at Ameritech (AIT) and Southern New England Telephone (SNET).

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DePaul University

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