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

Long the Apple of My Eye

Long the Apple of My Eye

Going long on the tech giant is more about health care and credit card offerings than the iPhone.

Draghi's Silver Tongue, Heeding Lockheed Martin and Awaiting Adobe: Market Recon

Draghi's Silver Tongue, Heeding Lockheed Martin and Awaiting Adobe: Market Recon

The ECB president speaks of more stimulus, more head-butting with Iran should help defense stocks, and how to play Adobe in advance of earnings.

Cryptocurrency Plan for Facebook Makes Cents

Cryptocurrency Plan for Facebook Makes Cents

Plan to launch cryptocurrency makes tech company more attractive, but at current price, buying the name again on dips makes sense.

Fed Steps Up to the Plate, Paris Air Show, Trading Airbus: Market Recon

Fed Steps Up to the Plate, Paris Air Show, Trading Airbus: Market Recon

My thesis all along has been that an attempt to normalize the yield curve must be made, therefore I would choose to be proactive.

Not Ready to Bite into Chewy

Not Ready to Bite into Chewy

Trading today would just be a gamble, and at this price, it's a hard bet.

Oil Keeps Slipping, a Broadcom Broadside and a Disney Thumbs Up: Market Recon

Oil Keeps Slipping, a Broadcom Broadside and a Disney Thumbs Up: Market Recon

Jamie Dimon also expresses concern about the impact of China tariffs and a fresh GDP estimate is at hand.

Here's How We Get Some Long Side Exposure to Lululemon

Here's How We Get Some Long Side Exposure to Lululemon

Lululemon Athletica has been executing well for some time now.

Fed's Greater Responsibility, Markets Move Sideways, Trading RH: Market Recon

Fed's Greater Responsibility, Markets Move Sideways, Trading RH: Market Recon

The FOMC simply must act in order to make some kind of sentient attempt to repair the yield curve.

Investing in Tesla? Use Short-Term Trades

Investing in Tesla? Use Short-Term Trades

Fundamentally, the company remains in poor condition.

Energy Pricing, Eyeing Brooks Automation,Trading Advanced Emissions Solutions

Energy Pricing, Eyeing Brooks Automation,Trading Advanced Emissions Solutions

This softness in energy pricing, though not good for the oil patch, and certainly a negative for the railroads, will help in two ways.