James "Rev Shark" DePorre is the author of Invest Like a Shark: How a Deaf Guy With No Job and Limited Capital Made a Fortune Investing in the Stock Market. He is founder and CEO of Shark Asset Management, an investment management firm, and he also operates sharkinvesting.com, an interactive online community that serves and educates active investors.Expand

DePorre holds business and law degrees from the University of Michigan, is a member of the Michigan Bar Association and a former attorney and CPA. He lives in Anna Maria Island, Fla., and Conover, N.C., with his wife and three children. Under no circumstances does the information in this column represent a recommendation to buy or sell stocks.Collapse

There's still plenty of action out there.
| Mar 05, 2015
| 10:16 AM EST
Doug Kass provides a good example of stylistic differences. He writes that he is selling all rallies. I can un...
Buying was more sedate than it has been.
Down day is just a detour for the uptrend.
| Mar 03, 2015
| 8:09 AM EST
One of the main lessons of Nasdaq 5000 is how futile it is to try to call tops and bottoms. No one can do it w...
Stay focused on price and remember that the market's riding a trend.
Telling untruths runs rampant in the world of trading.
A dull trend, but you can't fight it.
Market players are unlikely to retreat until we push through 5,000.
Otherwise, market sticks to its recent pattern.

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