Larsen Kusick

Larsen Kusick is a research associate at, where he writes Breakout Stocks. Prior to joining, Kusick spent a year on the floor of the NYBOT and COMEX exchanges, trading options on commodity futures. Before that, he spent four years in management consulting, performing financial analyses on major companies, primarily in the finance industry. His market interests include small-caps, technical analysis and contrarian investing strategies. Kusick holds a bachelor's degree in physics from Manhattan College and has completed Level 1 of the CFA program.

Recent Articles By The Author

Breakout Stocks Weekly Summary

As the current market crisis fades, stocks could continue to rally on a multimonth or even multiyear basis.

Earnings and Guidance Come in Strong

Shares of this apparel name are trading higher after it reports numbers that beat consensus estimates.

Conditions Turn Favorable

Several model portfolio stocks are seeing positive action, one of which offered good news at its analyst day.

Surge Sparks Sale

Trimming shares of this alternative energy name, which has seen a huge run over the past two months.

Breakout Stocks Weekly Summary

Stocks ended the holiday-shortened week on a high note, and we found an opportunity to add shares to one name Thursday.