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Stephen Guilfoyle

Stephen "Sarge" Guilfoyle is the founder and President of Sarge986 LLC, a family run trading operation. An NYSE floor trader for over 30 years, Guilfoyle has served as the Chief Market Economist for Stuart Frankel & Co., the U.S. Economist for Meridian Equity Partners, and as a Vice President in Block Trading and Investment Banking with Credit Suisse over the years. Guilfoyle earned his nickname “Sarge” while serving as an actual sergeant in reserve components of the U.S. Marine Corps, and U.S. Army while simultaneously working on Wall Street.

He self-identifies as a day trader, long-term investor, and anything in between. He believes in removing the emotion out of the decision-making process and trusting the data. Look to Guilfoyle to prepare you for the trading day with his popular early morning Market Recon newsletter on Real Money, which provides a mix of fundamentals, technical analysis, economic commentary and trading ideas. 

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Recent Articles By The Author

Deere: Here's Why I'm Not Adding to the Dip

I think the firm, facing a sort of fiscal cliff this year, could have prepared better, given the massive free cash flow year to date.

Austere August, Not-So-Grand Evergrande, China's Debt Dilemma, Palo Alto Oddity

Palo Alto Networks has scheduled its earnings release for after the market's close here on Friday, which is highly unusual and raises a red flag.

That's a Wrap

Another one that didn't feel too nice. It's never good when my top performers are dominated by shorts, especially when you run a net long portfolio. Equity markets did open higher from where they went out a day earlier. There was a midday attempt to...

Quote of the Day

... Which Dougie reminded me of in his piece yesterday:  "Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you giants the present." - Marcus Aurelius, 167 AD

Berkshire Hathaway Cracking?

As the market and stock sell off late, Berkshire Hathaway  pressures its own 21 day EMA (exponential moving average), Kijun-Sen 26 day line, lower trendline support. Looks like volume shelf support lives around $340 if it breaks. View Chart » View i...

Today's Sports Trivia Answers

A few of you have already answered these questions correctly. A few more of you, incorrectly. The answers to today's questions are as follows... Q) Since 2018, only one MLB player has played for the both Chicago teams and both New York teams (Chicag...

Just Won't Quit

This stock just won't quit. Eli Lilly has become the darling of the pharmaceutical industry. Since the start of the year, the Health Care sector SPDR ETF is up 2.34%, while the Dow Jones US Pharmaceutical Index is up 8.35%. LLY is up 73.74% since th...

Bonus (NFL) Trivia

Since 1974, the NFL has sent tied games into a finite overtime period. In 1973, three teams had two ties a piece. Since then, no team has had more than one tie in a season. What team holds the all-time NFL record for ties in a season?

Baseball Trivia Question

Since 2018, only one MLB player has played for both Chicago teams and both New York teams (Chicago White Sox, Chicago Cubs, New York Mets and New York Yankees). Can you name him?

Squeeze Play

General Dynamics has been fighting with and failing to take and hold its 200 day SMA (simple moving average) since the start of August. The stock has also found help at its rising 21 day EMA (exponential moving average) for three days now, after hav...

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