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Ed Ponsi

Ed Ponsi is the managing director of Barchetta Capital Management, an NFA-registered commodity trading advisory, and is also the president of FXEducator. An experienced professional trader, Ponsi has advised a variety of hedge funds and institutional traders. He is a regular contributor to Real Money and covers a wide range of topics like market sectors and commodities. A self-defined trend follower, Ponsi makes investment decisions based on price and volume. 

Ponsi has made over 100 appearances on CNBC, CNN, FBN, BBC, and Bloomberg TV. He has been profiled in magazines such as "Technical Analysis of Stocks and Commodities" and "The Traders Journal." He is the author of several books including “Forex Patterns and Probabilities,” a top-selling book on currency trading that has been translated for release in China; and “The Ed Ponsi Forex Playbook,” which was endorsed by Steve Hanke, professor of applied economics at The Johns Hopkins University, and “Selling America Short: The New World Order vs. the American Middle Class.” 

Fun fact about Ponsi: Prior to his career in finance, he used to be a professional musician (lead guitarist!). 

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Recent Articles By The Author

A Cold Hand Heats Up With This Under-the-Radar Stock

Let's see why a shipping stock could prove there's a 'cold hand fallacy' as well.

The Dollar Is Weighing Down Gold, but Here's the Good News for Investors

Let's see why the yellow metal has been so soft and what could cause it to firm up a bit.

I'm Putting One Leg in Lululemon

But one thing keeps me from fully jumping into the stock.

Can Five Below Rise Above the Shrink?

Both the company and investors appear concerned with what may lie ahead. here's how I'm playing the stock.

A Case for Selling Nvidia -- And Buying a Potential New Market Leader

There's a deeper reason for Nvidia's recent reversal.

A Worst-Case Scenario, and a Boy Scouts Motto, Leads Me to Costco

As Covid makes the headlines again, I can see potential for this big-box retailer.

Stocks May Climb a Wall of Worry, but That Wall Is Looking Steeper Every Day

A pullback in market-leading tech giants, rising Treasury yields and China's economic woes could conspire to derail the market rally.

We're Hearing Cries of a Correction. But Is This Really Just a Dip?

The S&P has been in a bullish trend since last fall, so some profit-taking is to be expected. Let's see if that's all we're getting now.

As Tilray Gets a Retail Cheer, Its Stock Could Still Be Toast

TLRY bought eight beer brands from Anheuser-Busch InBev, boosting its 'meme' stock potential.

ESPN Is a Gamble That Disney Doesn't Need

I believe CEO Bob Iger is too smart to directly associate the Disney brand with the negativity that surrounds gambling.

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