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

IBM: Has Big Blue Become Big Red?

IBM: Has Big Blue Become Big Red?

My thoughts are that Wall Street has been patient enough with IBM.

Netflix? Color Me Unimpressed

Netflix? Color Me Unimpressed

The firm's guidance for the fourth quarter is more troubling to me than it seems to be for other traders.

Why Netflix Is a Good Name to Short on This Earnings Report: Market Recon

Why Netflix Is a Good Name to Short on This Earnings Report: Market Recon

I am unimpressed by the latest earnings report. Despite good subscriber growth, fundamentals look weak.

Canopy Growth and 2 Other Pot Stocks to Buy as Canada Legalizes Cannabis

Canopy Growth and 2 Other Pot Stocks to Buy as Canada Legalizes Cannabis

These names should stoke up your portfolio.

Check Out These Stocks as Canada Is About to Be Smokin' Hot

Check Out These Stocks as Canada Is About to Be Smokin' Hot

On Wednesday, Canada becomes the first major economy to legalize the recreational use of cannabis.

For Adobe, It Just Keeps Getting Better

For Adobe, It Just Keeps Getting Better

This is also a name that I added to late last week.

Here's How to Play Adobe on Killer Growth Forecast: Market Recon

Here's How to Play Adobe on Killer Growth Forecast: Market Recon

Adobe released new guidance for the rest of this year and 2019. With 20% growth in the cards, this name is a buy.

Kratos Defense Stock Finds Itself In a Sweet Spot

Kratos Defense Stock Finds Itself In a Sweet Spot

This firm is cheap enough in dollar terms for a bigger name to swallow.

Why O'Reilly Automotive Is an Options Play

Why O'Reilly Automotive Is an Options Play

This is an expensive name with a ton of debt.

A Low-Risk Way to Play O'Reilly Automotive: Market Recon

A Low-Risk Way to Play O'Reilly Automotive: Market Recon

These options strategies let a trader gain exposure to auto parts stocks, but at greatly reduced risk.