Ed Ponsi

Ed Ponsi is the managing director of Barchetta Capital Management, an NFA-registered commodity trading advisory, and is also the president of FXEducator. An experienced professional trader, Ponsi has advised a variety of hedge funds and institutional traders. Ponsi has appeared on CNBC more than 50 times and has been profiled in magazines such as "Technical Analysis of Stocks and Commodities" and "The Traders Journal." He is the author of Selling America Short: The New World Order vs. the American Middle Class, released in Novermber 2011; Forex Patterns and Probabilities, a top-selling book on currency trading that has been translated for release in China; and The Ed Ponsi Forex Playbook, which was endorsed by Steve Hanke, professor of applied economics at The Johns Hopkins University.

Recent Articles By The Author

2 Big Tech Names Showing Weakness Ahead of Earnings

2 Big Tech Names Showing Weakness Ahead of Earnings

The weakness in Netflix and Alphabet may be foreshadowing less-than-stellar earnings reports.

Best and Worst Beer Stocks

Best and Worst Beer Stocks

Wetting my whistle with these 2 beer names, plus 2 stocks to avoid.

Best (and Worst) Airline Stocks

Best (and Worst) Airline Stocks

3 ways to play United Continental and American Airlines.

Will 'Sell in May' Lead to a 'Swoon in June'?

Will 'Sell in May' Lead to a 'Swoon in June'?

What is undeniable is that the S&P 500 reached an intraday six-month high the morning of May 1, and then began to slide.

Facebook Stands at a Crossroads

Facebook Stands at a Crossroads

Investors should keep a close eye on this one indicator.

2 Reasons to Be Optimistic on Walmart

2 Reasons to Be Optimistic on Walmart

Walmart's China exposure is less than peers and it is kicking into high gear in competing with rivals.

Snap Could Snap Back Even More From Its Lows

Snap Could Snap Back Even More From Its Lows

Shares of the social media concern have doubled in price since the start of the year, and its charts project further gains ahead.

Is Netflix Falling Out of Favor?

Is Netflix Falling Out of Favor?

The streaming video service provider has surrendered nearly 10% of its value this month.

3 Consumer Staples Stocks for a Volatile Market

3 Consumer Staples Stocks for a Volatile Market

It might not be a bad idea to move toward some conservative names such as PG, MDLZ and PEP.

Trade Talks Disintegrate, Apple Antitrust and Defensive Moves

Trade Talks Disintegrate, Apple Antitrust and Defensive Moves

Movement into defensive names should be considered a sign of caution.