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James "Rev Shark" DePorre

James "Rev Shark" DePorre started his career as an attorney and CPA before teaching himself stock trading after becoming totally deaf. He is the founder of Shark Investing, an educational website that evolved from the first internet chat rooms dedicated to stocks on AOL in the 1990s. DePorre is also CEO of Hammerhead Strategies, LLC, which offers money management services to select clients. DePorre is one of TheStreet Real Money’s most beloved contributors since 2011. 

He is the author of “Shark Investing: How a Deaf Guy with No Job and Limited Capital Made a Fortune Investing in the Stock Market.” DePorre is most proud of how many people he has helped develop an approach to the stock market that allows them to earn lifelong income from trading. 

As an aggressive trader that believes small, individual traders and investors have unique advantages that allow them to produce exceptional market returns with discipline and hard work, DePorre specializes in trending market coverage. When he’s not writing financial content, DePorre can be found driving his tractor in North Carolina or attending his kids’ piano concerts. 

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Recent Articles By The Author

Bulls Still Control the Price Action, but the Market Isn't as Strong as It Looks

Market leadership is narrow and economic issues loom, as does the start of earnings season, which could be the negative catalyst that bears seek.

5 Steps to Prepare for the Next Bull Market

We should celebrate bear markets and prepare for the enviable bull market while things look quite dour.

Rotational Action Hits Hard as Recession Worries Climb

No longer is a slow economy viewed as a positive because it is anti-inflationary.

Unhealthy Outlook Gives Shot in the Arm to Drugmakers, Medical Stocks

We now see a rotation into health care names like Johnson & Johnson, Amgen and others as worries of a sick economy spread.

There Is a Record Disconnect Between the Nasdaq 100 and Nasdaq Composite

How this disparity narrows presents a big issue for traders.

The Ugly Aroma of Stagflation Is in the Air

At this point, we need to consider upcoming catalysts that may impact the market mood.

Market Gets a JOLT as Chances of Recession Look More Likely

It was inevitable that we would shift concern away from inflation and to the problem of economic slowing as Fed policy took effect.

As Recession Fears Grow, Insider Buying Has Me Feeling Good About This Pick

When bad news gets a negative reaction, that's when we know the market is starting to worry about a potential recession.

The Bears Are Wrong Until the Price Action Shifts

Price action drives the market narrative, which is why the bulls are in control.

Apple Hangs Tough as Bulls Ride Market

Oil prices do little to sag the indexes by the end of the day.

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