L.A. Little

L.A. Little, author, professional trader and money manager, writes daily on his own educational Web site for traders and investors. He has been featured in numerous publications and is the author of Trade Like the Little Guy. His new book, Trend Qualification and Trading, details the principles and techniques he writes about on TheStreet. Little┬┐s background includes degrees in philosophy, computer science, computer information systems and telecommunications. With a trading philosophy centered on capital protection first and the accumulation of consistent gains over time, Little espouses a simple technical approach to trading the markets that is a throwback to the days of past. With a focus on swing points and trend qualification, he provides a breath of fresh air to an otherwise crowded room of derivative indicators with an emphasis on technical minutiae.

Recent Articles By The Author

Nike Charts Warn of Weakness

Nike Charts Warn of Weakness

Investors pulled Nike's price up 7% after the post-close earnings report, but analysis shows it's probably best to hold off buying.

Intel Not Driving Sector Action

Intel Not Driving Sector Action

Charts suggest the semiconductor group will likely outperform the individual stock.

Yahoo! Chart Is Tradeable

Yahoo! Chart Is Tradeable

If you can purchase at or in the support zone, you don't have to risk a lot on the trade.

Bear Market Call Is No Wolf Cry: Opinion

Bear Market Call Is No Wolf Cry: Opinion

Charts pinpoint the last chance to exit long positions at what may be the best prices for some time to come.

Google: Traders View Deal Positively

The charts show that it's being perceived by traders as a good deal.