McLaughlin has spent 16 years as an options, stocks and commodities trader and is a former member of the Chicago Board of Trade. He works on community, curation, & biz dev at StockTwits.com.
Recent Articles By The Author
S&P 500 at Highs, Investors More Bearish Than Ever -- Why?: StockTwits
Sentiment and prices continue to diverge. What gives?
Cisco's Safe Haven -- Any Port in a Storm!: StockTwits
Stocks are in the red across the board, and one of the very few bright spots is Cisco.
Dumbfounded Professional Investors Don't Know What to Make of This Bearishness: StockTwits
How does this chart even make sense?
AOL's Trending Like It's 1999: StockTwits.com
Getting nostalgic with AOL's route. Seems based on sentiment, the crowd was caught leaning the wrong way.
Green Mountain Coffee Is Hot Post-Earnings
Sentiment is backing up the positive earnings response to GMCR today
Ouch! Twitter Suffers Largest Lockup-Expiration Day Loss in History: StockTwits
Twitter stock falls to Earth after insiders' trading lockup finally expires.
Did Yelp Just Save the Bulls?: StockTwits
Speculators speculate on whether Yelp just put in a bottom, and in turn saved the bulls.
10 Best Immediate Reactions to Twitter Earnings: StockTwits
Immediate, 140-character reactions to Twitter's earnings release.
Have Investors All Gone Completely Mad?: StockTwits
In spite of brutal declines for recent high-fliers, sentiment scores for some individual names remain astonishingly elevated.
A Rare Sunny Day for Seattle, as Amazon, Microsoft, Starbucks Shine: StockTwits
Seattle-based companies Amazon, Microsoft and Starbucks all released well-received earnings reports after the close today.