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

Commodity Complex Feels Pain

The S&P 500 won’t hold the rally high if commodities follow through on Tuesday’s multiple sell signals.

Banks Gain More Ground on Rate Hike Hopes

They're benefiting from a speculative rally tied to hopes that Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen will raise the odds for a September rate increase.

Gold Bug Shakeout May Be Underway

It's possible in light of VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF breaking down from a four-week trading range.

All Ears on Yellen

The Fed chairwoman will be speaking next Friday, offering a perfect opportunity to justify a September rate hike.

Let's Hear It for the Oils

Newsletter oil and gas plays are doing exceptionally well, leading sector index funds to higher ground.