James "Rev Shark" DePorre

James "Rev Shark" DePorre, a Real Money contributor, is the author of Invest Like a Shark: How a Deaf Guy With No Job and Limited Capital Made a Fortune Investing in the Stock Market. He operates sharkinvesting.com, an interactive online community that serves and educates active investors.

Recent Articles By The Author

No Energy? No Problem, This Market Will Find a Way to Go Higher

No Energy? No Problem, This Market Will Find a Way to Go Higher

Earnings season continues to be upbeat and there are no signs of the economic weakness the bears were looking for.

Extra! Extra! Market Just Doesn't Care About Good News

Extra! Extra! Market Just Doesn't Care About Good News

Positive headlines aren't turning into sustained gains, making traders think twice.

Market Corrections Aren't Always Triggered by Bad News

Market Corrections Aren't Always Triggered by Bad News

Most of the recent corrections have started with strong intraday reversals on positive or benign news.

Will Positive News Flow Increase the Market's Energy Level?

Will Positive News Flow Increase the Market's Energy Level?

So far, the fears of a gloomy earnings season have not materialized, but most of the big guns have not yet reported.

Apple, Microsoft Help Prop Up the Markets

Apple, Microsoft Help Prop Up the Markets

Will earnings spice up trading as Monday's action turned dull?

How I'm Playing Monday's Sedate Stock Market

How I'm Playing Monday's Sedate Stock Market

I'm waiting to see where we are late in the session before making any major buys.

The Reaction to Earnings Will Tell the Story While We Await the Fed

The Reaction to Earnings Will Tell the Story While We Await the Fed

We have some minor strength to start the day but earnings reports this week will be critical.

The Billionaire Chart Reader

The Billionaire Chart Reader

For small investors and traders without the resources of major funds, the price action is a cheap road map.

Backtracking Fed Puts an End to Market Celebration

Backtracking Fed Puts an End to Market Celebration

After what happened to Microsoft stock on its superb report we now have to be a little concerned.

Market Calms Down About the Fed and Microsoft

Market Calms Down About the Fed and Microsoft

If expectations of a half-point cut had been allowed to build it would have created problems for the Fed.