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

Some market players are ready for action.
The upside may look limited here, but it is not easy to fight.
My story of redemption, from hearing loss to a healthy portfolio.
There really is no such thing as "bad news" right now because there are buyers regardless.
Market has been slow but steady with no overtly negative action.
The ancient Greek philosophy of Stoicism can help you succeed today. 
You have to play 'trading the trader' to gain an edge.
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One good excuse and the selling will kick in.
Not a lot of positive news, except for the gains.

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