Barry Ritholtz

Barry Ritholtz blogs at the popular The Big Picture, offering up his macro perspectives on the capital markets, the economy, technology and digital media. He is also CEO and director of equity research of Fusion IQ, a quantitative research firm.

Ritholtz holds a bachelor's degree in political science (with a concentration in philosophy) from the State University of New York at Stony Brook, and a J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, where he studied corporate law and economics.

Recent Articles By The Author

Ritholtz: Boycott

In this piece from his blog, Barry Ritholtz calls for an SEC investigation into the alleged cyber-stalking of OSTK critics.

Ritholtz: Ten Bullish Charts, Signals and Indicators

An infamous bear turns cautiously bullish. Here are ten reasons why.

RealMoney Extra: Be Cautious With Builders

The seasonality of sales trends isn't factored into the headlines. You need to do so before you buy any homebuilders.

15 Ways to Check Data

Readers offered these additional ways to prove data.

What Investors Need to Know About Historical Data

Blindly following historical data can prove a painful practice. Plus, 15 ways to check data.