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

It's Difficult to Be a Stock Picker Right Now

It's Difficult to Be a Stock Picker Right Now

The indices are holding up but the underlying action has been quite chaotic.

Schlumberger Stock Struggles to Generate Momentum Amid a 'Tricky' Oil Sector

Schlumberger Stock Struggles to Generate Momentum Amid a 'Tricky' Oil Sector

SLB doesn't look like it has much downside risk, but it may not be a mover in the near term.

Trade War Talk Flares Up Again Amid an Increasingly Tough Market for Trading

Trade War Talk Flares Up Again Amid an Increasingly Tough Market for Trading

The biggest challenges are that price action is lacking a clear trend and that momentum is mixed.

This Continues to Be a Challenging Market

This Continues to Be a Challenging Market

The theme lately has been choppy and sloppy trading and that continued today.

A Market Looking For a Catalyst

A Market Looking For a Catalyst

The good news is that action like this does eventually lead to some good setups as new support levels are formed.

Many Market Players Look to Nucor For Insight About Tariffs

Many Market Players Look to Nucor For Insight About Tariffs

The problem for traders in this market right now is that there just isn't sustained follow through.

The Indices Continue to Perform While Many Stocks Struggle

The Indices Continue to Perform While Many Stocks Struggle

The big challenge in the market right now is the lack of consistency.

The Bulls Can Claim Victory Again Today

The Bulls Can Claim Victory Again Today

Still, it was a messy day with choppy moves and mixed action.

Individual Stock Trading Is Dull and a Bit Too Random Today

Individual Stock Trading Is Dull and a Bit Too Random Today

The indices have bounced off their early lows, but the theme of choppy and random trade continues.

Investors Are Brushing Off EU's Record Fine Against Alphabet

Investors Are Brushing Off EU's Record Fine Against Alphabet

So far, the market doesn't care.