Ryan Bailey

Ryan Bailey is the CEO and Co-Founder of Contix, a social media event detection firm for traders. Contix delivers actionable alerts on market-moving news surfaced from social media sources. The company’s event categorization technology clusters related news from social and traditional sources to maximize breaking news coverage and place news in market context including price, trading volume, discussion volume and sentiment. Working with both institutional and retail traders, Contix helps discretionary equities traders act on breaking news events to generate alpha.

Prior to Contix, Bailey was a late-stage tech investor with Technology Crossover Ventures. Before that, he was a Tech M&A advisor with Broadview International.

Recent Articles By The Author

Tesla, Amazon, Comcast Among Top 10 Hottest Stocks on Social Media This Week

Tesla, Amazon, Comcast Among Top 10 Hottest Stocks on Social Media This Week

Executive appointments led the stock-related buzz on social media this week. In other news, Amazon made a splash with its move into the “gig economy.”

10 Hottest Stocks on Social Media This Week

10 Hottest Stocks on Social Media This Week

Social media conversation this week was fueled by several partnership and acquisition announcements.

Top 10 Hottest Stocks on Social Media This Week

Top 10 Hottest Stocks on Social Media This Week

Here's our weekly round-up of the most discussed stocks on Twitter and traditional media channels. These companies saw the highest level of engagement among market experts and valid sources.

10 Hottest Stocks on Social Media This Week

10 Hottest Stocks on Social Media This Week

Here’s our weekly round-up of the top 10 'Most Discussed' stocks in the social-verse –stock-related news that saw the highest levels of engagement amongst market experts and valid sources.

Top 10 Hottest Stocks on Social Media This Week

Top 10 Hottest Stocks on Social Media This Week

What did the social-media universe have to say about stocks this week? Here's a round-up of most-discussed stocks.

Top 10 Hottest Stocks on Social Media Last Week

Top 10 Hottest Stocks on Social Media Last Week

What did the social-media universe have to say about stocks last week? Here's the a round-up of most-discussed stocks.

3 Tips for Using Social Media to Become a Better Trader

3 Tips for Using Social Media to Become a Better Trader

Traders who use social media to spot news events can get a significant lead on the competition. Here are three tips to help you profit.