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

S&P 500, Russell 2000 Hit Records

I bought Market Vectors Gold Miners in the pre-market and sold it above $21.60.

Russell Rallies to Record

I booked a small loss on Xencor and bought Ross Stores after it bounced just pennies above the gap.

Regional Banks, Russell 2000 Gain

I profitably day-traded ProShares Ultra S&P 500, and opened a Lantheus position near $9.20.

Bonds, Precious Metals End Week Higher

I bought Microsemi for a day trade, closing out with a profit and heading for the sidelines.

Bank Funds Pop, Chip Stocks Languish

I stopped out of Baozun and day-traded the S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 ultra-funds for a small loss.