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

Are the Analysts Wrong Again About Tesla?

Are the Analysts Wrong Again About Tesla?

Although I have some misgivings about the current rally, there is a good short-term trading opportunity developing here.

S&P 500 Is Yet Again Stalling at This Key Level

S&P 500 Is Yet Again Stalling at This Key Level

The charts are flashing a warning, and even positive trade news may not help.

2 Discount Brokers to Short on Weakness

2 Discount Brokers to Short on Weakness

With this group in technical trouble, here are some tactics to short Charles Schwab and TD Ameritrade.

Get Five Below While It's Low

Get Five Below While It's Low

With years of growth ahead for the company, and with the stock trading well off of its highs, now might be the time to take a look at Five Below.

Here's Why I'm Sticking With Merck

Here's Why I'm Sticking With Merck

The charts are saying MRK is ready to rise.

Checking Into the Best of the Hotel Sector

Checking Into the Best of the Hotel Sector

The charts of two global hotel chains indicate they're the best names to hold in the lodging business right now.

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.