Louis Jackson - Profile

Louis Jackson

Academic Turned Trader

I am a political scientist by training, having received a B.A. and M.A. in one of the least marketable college majors known to humanity. After struggling to find a full time position in the post-2008 world of higher education, I turned to the world of trading.

Education

Work Experience

Publications

LATEST ACTIVITY

Louis Jackson Commented on 2016 Predictions: Both Idiocy and Genius:

Looking back at 2016, my only trading regret is that I didn't buy XIV and simply hold it. Shorting volatility was a great trade, one that I unfortunately missed out on.

Louis Jackson Commented on Natural Gas Probably Gaps Up Sunday Night:

I wasn't sure how a "sell the news" event might pan out in a situation like this, so I picked up some conservative call spreads on UNG last week in order to profit from a move up. Seemed like a good R/R e...

more
Louis Jackson Commented on S&P 500 Snapshot: A Gain Of About Half Of The Rate-Hike Selloff:

I know everyone is expecting an imminent pullback, but it looks like an inverted head and shoulders forming. It would not surprise me to see this market grind up even higher as people desperately wait for...

more
All Posts

Stocks I follow

AG First Majestic Silver Corp.
DUST Direxion Daily Gold Miners Bear 3X Shares
GDX Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF
GDXJ MARKET VECTORS ETF TRJR GOLD MINES

General Stats

Article Comments

Received: 0
Created: 123