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

Many think the market is on the verge of a long-awaited correction.
| Jan 28, 2015
| 1:45 PM EST
While many are concerned about a negative reaction if the Fed doesn't hint at pushing out interest rate hikes ...
Before the only things were central bankers and computer programs.
There just wasn't a high level of commitment to the market.
Strategies to break emotional attachments to a stock or a trade.  
And they are playing like a quarterback with a deflated ball.
| Jan 23, 2015
| 7:11 AM EST
Doug, I should have been clearer. I wasn't referring to you personally as being emotionally invested but to ma...
Thanks to the ECB's masterful job of managing expectations.
| Jan 22, 2015
| 1:11 PM EST
I've had my share of disasters over the years and don't want to pile on in this case but it is the losers that...
But I'm most uneasy with unimpressive action in individual stocks.  

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Kulicke & Soffa(+7%)is in full breakout mode today. The stock opened with an upside gap that pushed ...
Seemed as if comments related to inflation were a table setter in pushing out the first rate increase until th...
While many are concerned about a negative reaction if the Fed doesn't hint at pushing out interest rate hikes ...
We are nearly to the Fed decision and this time around expectations for what's to come are rather muted. No m...


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