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

I'm Closing My Boeing Trade and Here's Why

I'm Closing My Boeing Trade and Here's Why

Changing a plan to reduce or eliminate risk is acceptable.

Can Five Below Continue to Rise?

Can Five Below Continue to Rise?

FIVE has not finished its rally, but caution is warranted -- set sell stops at its year-to-date low.

Charts Say Lululemon Can Keep Stretching Its Gains

Charts Say Lululemon Can Keep Stretching Its Gains

The long, strong run in the shares of the athletic apparel retailer does not appear to be over.

Revived Papa John's Still Offers Chance to Make Some Dough

Revived Papa John's Still Offers Chance to Make Some Dough

Though the pizza giant's stock already has risen as the company puts its troubles behind it, a key chart indicates it could rally even more.

Apple's Key to Future Success: Hardware-Services Synergies

Apple's Key to Future Success: Hardware-Services Synergies

While consumers may be fickle when it comes to gadgetry, they change credit cards and banks infrequently.

How to Play the Fed's Gift to the Markets (One Way Is With Netflix)

How to Play the Fed's Gift to the Markets (One Way Is With Netflix)

Wednesday was the first day that Netflix traded on above-average volume since Jan. 24.

Considering Initiating a Position in Dell Now? Go Small

Considering Initiating a Position in Dell Now? Go Small

Like the S&P 500, Dell has also smashed through a significant resistance level.

Boeing Pullback Tilts Risk-Reward Equation in Reward's Favor

Boeing Pullback Tilts Risk-Reward Equation in Reward's Favor

A low-risk strategy would be to buy Boeing here with the understanding that the trade will be closed if the stock breaks below the 200-day moving average.

Time to Buy in the Transportation Sector?

Time to Buy in the Transportation Sector?

The recent selloff in transport stocks following an impressive two-month rally could create some buying opportunities.

Amazon Gets Physical

Amazon Gets Physical

As AMZN's pop-up store experiment comes to a close, they're pursuing a variety of projects that require physical locations.