Bob Byrne

Bob Byrne is a full-time private daytrader with 10 years' experience. His trading relies on technical analysis and focuses primarily on the energy sector. Bob is also a writer for and the host of a daily trading chat room on Finance Banter. His contributions to this or any other site are not to be construed as recommendations to buy or sell stock.

Bob holds a business degree from St. Edward's University in Austin, Texas. He lives in Park City, Utah, with his wife and daughter.

Recent Articles By The Author

Trader's Daily Notebook: Remember, Always Know Your Timeframe!

Trader's Daily Notebook: Remember, Always Know Your Timeframe!

It's not a simple concept to put into practice, but it's logical and something I believe we can all wrap our brains around.

Trader's Daily Notebook: Sadly for Bears, No Fear to Be Found

Trader's Daily Notebook: Sadly for Bears, No Fear to Be Found

If you want to buy a dip, follow this advice.

North Korea, Economic Calendar to Dominate Investor Concerns

North Korea, Economic Calendar to Dominate Investor Concerns

North Korea's latest provocation will likely set a negative tone for the start of trade Tuesday.

Trader's Daily Notebook: Short Term Trader? It Makes Sense to Be Selling Rallies

Trader's Daily Notebook: Short Term Trader? It Makes Sense to Be Selling Rallies

The bulls seem unable to recapture the short and intermediate timeframe moving averages.

Trader's Daily Notebook: Grocery List Isn't Exactly Made Up of 'Staples'

Trader's Daily Notebook: Grocery List Isn't Exactly Made Up of 'Staples'

Amazon trimming prices on non-necessities at Whole Foods.

Trader's Daily Notebook: Bulls Get Another Shot

Trader's Daily Notebook: Bulls Get Another Shot

There's a very small silver lining after Wednesday's disappointment.

Trader's Daily Notebook: Sorry for the Buzzkill, But It Was Just a Bounce

Trader's Daily Notebook: Sorry for the Buzzkill, But It Was Just a Bounce

My inclination is to remain defensive.

Trader's Daily Notebook: Session Didn't Cast Much of a Shadow

Trader's Daily Notebook: Session Didn't Cast Much of a Shadow

Keep an eye on Yelp and Paycom.

Trader's Daily Notebook: I Expect Rallies to Be Sold

Trader's Daily Notebook: I Expect Rallies to Be Sold

Look for a near-term test of 2400 for the S&P 500.

Trader's Daily Notebook: Summer Market Hits Some Unexpected Turbulence

Trader's Daily Notebook: Summer Market Hits Some Unexpected Turbulence

Overall, Thursday was rough on stocks.