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#PreMarket Prep For The Week Of April 27: Get Ahead In Earnings Season With These NYSE Floor Traders & Asset Managers


Get ahead in the middle of earnings season with these NYSE floor traders, fund managers and market technicians on this week’s #PreMarket Prep!

Be sure to tune in at 8:00 am EST Monday-Friday here interact with our veteran traders, market technicians and money managers that come on the show.

Monday, April 27, 8:35 a.m.

Tim Anderson (@TJAnderson1), Managing Director at TJM investments

Tim Anderson has 30 years experience in equity capital markets and trading that includes senior positions at major investment banks as well as buy side equity hedge funds. He is located on the New York Stock Exchange and is a relationship manager for Institutional Broker Dealer accounts and buy side institutions.

9 a.m.

Scott Redler (@RedDogT3), Chief Strategist at T3 Live and T3 Trading Group

Scott Redler has been trading equities for more than 10 years and has more recently received widespread recognition from the financial community for his insightful, pragmatic approach. He began his career as a broker and venture capitalist where he was able to facilitate relationships that led him into trading. Beginning his trading career at Broadway Trading in 1999, Scott moved on with Marc Sperling to Sperling Enterprises, LLC after establishing himself as one of the best young traders in the firm.

9:20 a.m.

Rob Roy (@BetterTrades), Trading Coach with Better Trades

Robert Roy has been teaching students about the stock market for more than a decade. He has taught thousands of students about how to get started and progress in their understanding of the stock market. Rob is especially fond of teaching students about Fibonacci analysis. He also created a tool he calls “Fibots,” which are a combination of Fibonacci analysis and pivot points.

Tuesday, April 28, 8:35 a.m.

Nic Chahine (@racernic), Options Expert

Nic Chahine joins the show every Tuesday to discuss the week's options outlook. He's a Marketfy Maven and author of the Create Income with Options Spreads blog.

9 a.m.

Michael Corcelli (@outsizedreturn), Chief Investment Officer for Alexander Alternative Capital

A global asset manager with multiple strategies that include long / short equity, global macro and event driven / activist investing. Alexander Alternative Capital, LLC is an investment management company and Michael serves as the Chief Investment Officer and Managing Member. The objective of our strategies is to generate outsized returns by investing US listed equities and equity options. Our returns are a function of superior idea generation, asymmetrical trade expression, and exemplary risk management.

9:20 a.m.

Mary Ryan (@TDAmeritradeU), Manager, TD Ameritrade U

Mary Ryan started with thinkorswim in 2006 and has held many ever challenging roles over the years. Her diversity of positions started on the customer service support team. She then worked in the forex department before becoming a broker on the trade desk. After the acquisition of thinkorswim by TD Ameritrade, Mary held a variety of roles involving customer education events and development. She is currently leading TD Ameritrade’s University Program development and manages a variety of trading related partnerships and initiatives. 

Wednesday, April 29, 8:35 a.m.

Fari Hamzei (@HamzeiAnalytics), Founder of Hamzei Analytics

Fari Hamzei joins the show every Wednesday, bringing his wealth of knowledge on aggressive equity options and index futures trends.

9 a.m.

Tom Shaughnessy (@Toms_119), Author of SecretCaps

Tom Shaughnessy is an independent investor and analyst focused on under-the-radar, high growth microcap companies. His investment style ranges across all sectors to find compelling investments. His style favors a long term investing approach to allow these investment situations to come into fruition. After several years writing for Seeking Alpha, Tom created SecretCaps to offer a sustained and long term investing approach on undiscovered microcap companies, before institutions and Wall Street catch wind of these situations.

9:20 a.m.

Russell Rhoads (@RussellRhoads), Senior Instructor with the Options Institutes at the Chicago Board of Options Exchange

Russell Rhoads is a chartered financial analyst and joined the Institute in 2008 after a career as an investment analyst and trader with a variety of firms including Highland Capital Management, Caldwell & Orkin Investment Counsel, TradeLink Securities and Millenium Management. He is a financial author and editor having contributed to multiple magazines and edited several books for Wiley publishing.

Thursday, April 30, 8:35 a.m.

JC Parets (@allstarcharts), Founder of Eagle Bay Capital

JC Parets is a money manager, chartered market technician, technical analysis practitioner and blogger. He is also a Marketfy Maven and the author of Eagle Bay Solutions.

9 a.m.

Serge Berger (@SteadyTrader), Head Trader & Investment Strategist at The Steady Trader

Serge Berger has been an active trader since 1998. During his career, he's been a financial analyst, dealt in fixed income instruments at JP Morgan, and was a proprietary trader in equities, equity options and futures.

9:20 a.m.

Chris Minnucci (@ChrisMinnucci), Author of "The Death of Buy and Hold"

Chris Minnucci is a member of the American Association of Individual Investors (AAII) and a self-taught investor, writing to help others navigate the path to financial independence and a secure, comfortable retirement. A former mining engineer at a large consulting company, he was able to retire to part-time status at the ripe old age of 49. More recently, at age 57, he retired fully. Minnucci’s goal is to inform amateur investors like himself about better ways to invest, helping them to successfully reach retirement, sustain their finances, and enjoy a comfortable old age.

Friday, May 1, 8:35 a.m.

Kenny Polcari (@KennyPolcari), Director of NYSE Floor Operations for O'Neil Securities

Kenny Polcari became a member of the New York Stock Exchange in August of 1985. With 30 years of experience in the markest, he's experienced the crash of 1987, the dotcom implosion, Regulation NMS, automation, high frequency trading and fragmentation. He is also a CNBC contributor.

9 a.m.

Brian Dolan (@DriveWealth), Head Market Strategist at DriveWealth

Brian Dolan is a 25-year veteran of the financial markets, having worked as a currency trader and strategist at some of the largest international banks, including Credit Suisse, Bank Julius Baer, and American Express Bank. Prior to joining DriveWealth, Brian was the Chief Currency Strategist at, where he provided fundamental and technical analysis of major global financial markets.

9:20 a.m.

Dr. Mikhail Melnik, Bloomberg Economist

Mikhail Melnik's economics research in online commerce and taxation is recognized internationally, and he has been interviewed in media outlets such as Forbes, Bloomberg News Radio, The Buffalo News, and CNBC. His research has been cited by policy makers, including the State of Florida Senate, and prominent think tanks, including American Enterprise Institute. He has over a decade of economic forecasting experience and serves as a member of the Bloomberg Survey of Economists. In November of 2013, he correctly predicted the interest rate dynamics through the summer of 2014. He is also the author of a survey text, "The Basics of Economics for a Modern Manager"

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