Stephen Guilfoyle

Stephen "Sarge" Guilfoyle is the founder and President of Sarge986 LLC, a family run trading operation. An NYSE floor trader for over 30 years, Guilfoyle has served as the Chief Market Economist for Stuart Frankel & Co., the U.S. Economist for Meridian Equity Partners, and as a Vice President in Block Trading and Investment Banking with Credit Suisse over the years. Guilfoyle earned his nickname serving as an actual sergeant in reserve components of the US Marine Corps, and US Army while simultaneously working on Wall Street.

Recent Articles By The Author

Friday the 13th: Tesla's Stock Won't Scare Your Pants Off

Friday the 13th: Tesla's Stock Won't Scare Your Pants Off

The hair-raising stock Tesla is in my sights. Here's why

4 Hair-Raising Stocks for This Friday the 13th: Market Recon

4 Hair-Raising Stocks for This Friday the 13th: Market Recon

Lucky day? Try these 4 names as banks kick off earnings season in earnest.

2 Expert Ways to Trade Apple on China Trade War Worries

2 Expert Ways to Trade Apple on China Trade War Worries

Any way you slice it, Apple is exposed to the trade war, so here is how to position in the name.

5 Critical Things Not to Overlook in Today's Trading: Market Recon

5 Critical Things Not to Overlook in Today's Trading: Market Recon

With all the attention-grabbing headlines out there, don't forget about the Treasury auction, CPI data and these other critical issues.

Salesforce Is One Amazing 'Cloud King'

Salesforce Is One Amazing 'Cloud King'

CRM stands out as a beacon of consistent performance.

Winners (and Losers) From the China Trade War: Market Recon

Winners (and Losers) From the China Trade War: Market Recon

Cloud and defense are still looking good, but watch out for retail names.

The Best Defense Stock to Trade for Trump's NATO Summit

The Best Defense Stock to Trade for Trump's NATO Summit

The name has outperformed the sector since the group's meltdown in April.

Defense Stocks Are in the Crosshairs on NATO Summit: Market Recon

Defense Stocks Are in the Crosshairs on NATO Summit: Market Recon

We have been banging the drum for defense names since mid-2016.

Best Way to Play Kohl's Into Earnings: Options

Best Way to Play Kohl's Into Earnings: Options

Multi-stream retailers had a nice first half; here is an options play into earnings for Kohl's.

2 Options Tactics for These 2 Retail Stocks: Market Recon

2 Options Tactics for These 2 Retail Stocks: Market Recon

These multi-stream retailers had a nice first half; here is a setup into earnings.