Harris Shapiro

Harris Shapiro, the founder of TFST Publishing LLC., the publisher of The Focused Stock Trader, and is a contributor to TheStreet. He has been a stock broker, investment banker, and CEO of 2 micro-cap companies. His newsletter ended 2013 with 85 profitable trades out of 95 recommendations, for an annualized return of 265%. The service combines fundamental analysis, technical analysis and focus on the industry groups that are in the spotlight among investors. Shapiro has been involved in the small-cap market for 50 years. He currently covers such diverse industries as Robotics, 3D Printing, Solar Energy, Wearable Computing and similar categories that most services do not cover till the Public Companies become mid-cap stocks or larger.

Recent Articles By The Author

The Sun Isn't Setting on SunEdison

The Sun Isn't Setting on SunEdison

SunEdison shares are basking in the market's warm glow thanks to a recent upgrade and a strong line of chips and solar panels.

RGS Energy Fights to Leave SolarCity's Shadow

RGS Energy Fights to Leave SolarCity's Shadow

RGSE is selling at 1.6 times sales and SCTY is selling at 47 times sales. RGSE is way under-priced.

E-Cigarettes Are Smoking the Competition: Part 2

E-Cigarettes Are Smoking the Competition: Part 2

The major cigarette manufacturers are entering the booming e-cig industry. Will the hundreds of small e-cig companies survive? The second in a two-part series.

E-Cigarettes Are Smoking the Competition: Update

E-Cigarettes Are Smoking the Competition: Update

The major cigarette manufacturers are entering the booming e-cig industry. Will the hundreds of small e-cig companies survive?