Skip Raschke

Skip Raschke has been with Options Profits since its inception in 2010. He is a graduate of Gonzaga University (B.A. Sociology). Prior to his Wall Street career in 1971, he was drafted by the New York Yankees as a pitcher. His professional record was 16 wins, 6 losses with a 3.30 E.R.A. and a no-hitter to his credit. In addition Skip served in the USMCR for 6 years. After a career-ending elbow injury Skip began his career on Wall Street in 1975 as a registered stock/options broker with Paine Webber. In 1982 he bought a seat on the Philadelphia Stock Exchange where for 10 years he was a registered options trader (a trading pit market maker). He later served as a registered Commodity Trading Advisor (C.T.A.), brokering a hedge fund. In addition he was a proprietary stock/options trader for Van Der Moolen.

Recent Articles By The Author

Beginner Trade: XLK

Beginner Trade: XLK

This ETF has further upside potential.

Advanced Trade: Freeport McMoRan

Advanced Trade: Freeport McMoRan

Trading near its 52-week high, the natural resource company is returning to better days.

Intermediate Trade: CBS

Intermediate Trade: CBS

The media sector gains attention as there are more players for entertainment content.

Intermediate Trade: Johnson & Johnson

Intermediate Trade: Johnson & Johnson

After an up-and-down year, this household name is as strong as ever.

Intermediate Trade: GG

Intermediate Trade: GG

Trump's stance on gold standard is bullish for GG.