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

Deutsche Bank Is Too Big to Fail

Deutsche Bank Is Too Big to Fail

DB isn't likely to become the next Lehman Brothers. It's more likely to become the next Citigroup.

Finding Facebook's Pressure Point

Finding Facebook's Pressure Point

My strategy is to find stocks that are as weak or weaker than the overall market, but are not completely beaten down -- and Facebook is a good example.

Safe Havens Are a Smart Trade Right Now

Safe Havens Are a Smart Trade Right Now

Let's face it, there aren't a lot of pretty stock charts right now.

Turning Bullish on Five Below

Turning Bullish on Five Below

Five Below is having a solid year, climbing 51% year to date.

Is BJ's Wholesale Club a Bargain?

Is BJ's Wholesale Club a Bargain?

BJ's, which went public in June, is a big box retailer that sells food and other items in bulk at a discount to individuals and businesses.

Tesla Bucks the Bear Trend, and Could Go Even Higher

Tesla Bucks the Bear Trend, and Could Go Even Higher

The stock's recent ascent may be about to resume, according to the charts.

Was Lululemon's Quarter Good Enough?

Was Lululemon's Quarter Good Enough?

Analysts expect the moon and stars from LULU and need to be brought back to earth.

Stash Some Portfolio Cash in Storage REITs

Stash Some Portfolio Cash in Storage REITs

Extra Space Storage and Public Storage are two names with attractive dividend yields in a sector that stands to see an uptick in business ahead.

Apple's Latest Downgrade: A Closer Look Reveals Positives for the Stock

Apple's Latest Downgrade: A Closer Look Reveals Positives for the Stock

It doesn't bother me that institutions are turning against Apple. For too long, they've all been on the same side of the trade.

3 Tips for Trading the Fed's More Dovish Stance

3 Tips for Trading the Fed's More Dovish Stance

Anticipating a weaker dollar thanks to the shift in the Fed, which stocks are most likely to benefit?