Alan Farley

Alan Farley is a private trader and publisher of Hard Right Edge, a comprehensive resource for trader education, technical analysis, and short-term trading techniques. Farley is also the author of The Daily Swing Trade, a premium product from TheStreet that outlines his charts and analysis. Farley has also been featured in Barron's, SmartMoney, Tech Week, Active Trader, MoneyCentral, Technical Investor, Bridge Trader and Online Investor. He has written two books: The Master Swing Trader and The Master Swing Trader Toolkit: The Market Survival Guide, due out in April.

Recent Articles By The Author

Rising Crude Prices Boost Energy Shares

The tech-heavy Nasdaq struggled as a weak Intel weighed on the index, which closed flat.

Neflix Lifts Major Indices, SPDR Gold Shares Gain

The markets are choppy and range-bound, with most issues running in place.

Keep Cash Levels High, Expectations Low

Political sideshow dominates price action.

Expect the Dead Zone to Continue

Relief from a dearth of price action likely will wait until the polls are ridiculously lopsided or Americans speak their minds on Nov. 8.

Poor Market Conditions Heading Into Election

Day traders are having more fun than swing traders in this muck.