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

This Week Is Living Up to Its Bad Reputation

This Week Is Living Up to Its Bad Reputation

Much of the stock market is acting like it is already in a bear market.

Don't Be Fooled by the Indices, This Market Is Undergoing a Major Correction

Don't Be Fooled by the Indices, This Market Is Undergoing a Major Correction

There are times when the indices fail to tell the story of what is really going on.

No News Is Good News for the Market

No News Is Good News for the Market

Rather than seeing a 'sell the bad news' reaction that many anticipated for Wednesday, we had a 'buy the no news' reaction instead.

Don't Let Political Bias Drive Your Trading

Don't Let Political Bias Drive Your Trading

Since the day Trump was elected, there have been pundits who have wrongly predicted his impact on the stock market.

Fluid Impeachment Drama Makes Stock-Picking Tough

Fluid Impeachment Drama Makes Stock-Picking Tough

While the market seems to be taking things in stride, stocks are not trading on their individual merits.

Impeachment Battle Matters More to Political Partisans Than Market Participants

Impeachment Battle Matters More to Political Partisans Than Market Participants

I start the day with a very high level of cash and my game plan is to focus on looking for some individual stocks to buy as the political drama develops.

Impeachment Talk Shakes Up Market

Impeachment Talk Shakes Up Market

When news hit that Nancy Pelosi would formally look at impeachment proceedings, selling picked up, but it's unclear how this will play out.

Impeachment Talk Is Timed Just Right to Produce the Correction We Need

Impeachment Talk Is Timed Just Right to Produce the Correction We Need

The market has been looking for an excuse to sell off and this is a good one.

An Index Driven Market Is Not a Positive Sign

An Index Driven Market Is Not a Positive Sign

While there is strength today there are few 'hot' individual stocks.

Another Rally on Trade Talk but It Is Just Meaningless Noise Now

Another Rally on Trade Talk but It Is Just Meaningless Noise Now

Unfortunately, no one is confident at this point that something meaningful will be announced this week.