Carl Sera, CMT

Carl E. Sera is a Portfolio Manager on Covestor and Managing Principal at Sera Capital Management, a Registered Investment Advisor. He is a Chartered Market Technician and co-author of Financial Tales.

Recent Articles By The Author

Why a 2% Slide in the S&P 500 Has Meant a 50% Jump in Volatility

Why a 2% Slide in the S&P 500 Has Meant a 50% Jump in Volatility

To what can we attribute the market's choppiness? Nobody knows what to expect with the presidential election on Tuesday.

Improve Your 60/40 Portfolio? Decrease Exposure to Stocks and Increase Volatility

Improve Your 60/40 Portfolio? Decrease Exposure to Stocks and Increase Volatility

There is a better way to manage a portfolio so that it can withstand a bear market.

Unusually Low Volatility Levels Mean You Should Move to Cash

Unusually Low Volatility Levels Mean You Should Move to Cash

Unusually low volatility levels mean it's time for you to take your profits on this equities rally and move to cash. Here's why.

Brexit: Expect Volatility to Spike After 'Leave' Vote

Brexit: Expect Volatility to Spike After 'Leave' Vote

Expect market volatility to surge, the pound to slump and stocks to test their February lows.

Why the Stock Market Is No Better off Now Than It Was a Year Ago

Why the Stock Market Is No Better off Now Than It Was a Year Ago

The stock market is making lower highs and lower lows. This is a characteristic of the beginnings of bear markets.