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

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.

2 Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Soon

2 Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Soon

Verizon and 3M had very different earnings results, but both stocks have reacted by pulling back to attractive levels.

Boeing Stock Is in a Precarious Situation

Boeing Stock Is in a Precarious Situation

This shares are testing support, and could move lower if that breaks.

Fed Meeting Creates a Buying Opportunity in Apple

Fed Meeting Creates a Buying Opportunity in Apple

As long as AAPL continues to reduce its share count, bulls and bears are battling on an uneven playing field.

3 Household Names Worth Nibbles as Long Plays Based on Their Charts

3 Household Names Worth Nibbles as Long Plays Based on Their Charts

The trio consists of a beverage giant, a restaurant chain and a money-center bank.

Bulking Up on Costco

Bulking Up on Costco

COST boasts a bullish chart and a sound underlying story. It is a buy here.

The Tesla Dichotomy and How to Respond to It

The Tesla Dichotomy and How to Respond to It

Should we buy Tesla because of the electric carmaker's unique potential or sell its shares due to its unique problems? Perhaps the chart can help clarify the situation.

Why I'm Buying McDonald's Into Earnings

Why I'm Buying McDonald's Into Earnings

Technical charts can provide insight into coming earnings reports, and the ascending chart for the fast-food giant is indicating it's about to produce a solid report.

Are These Stocks the Best of the Best?

Are These Stocks the Best of the Best?

Screening Goldman Sachs' list of the top 20 stocks to see which ones are the best technical opportunities.

Dave & Busters Gets Into the Game

Dave & Busters Gets Into the Game

PLAY has broken out of a consolidation pattern, buy on any pullback.