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

Market Recon: How to Play Brexit Divorce Proceedings

Market Recon: How to Play Brexit Divorce Proceedings

The pound, having repeatedly hit £1.25 resistance in recent months, is priced for pain and has increased the anticipation of some domestic inflation.

Market Recon: Small-Caps Are Forming a Base

Market Recon: Small-Caps Are Forming a Base

That was quite the 6-hour recovery in the markets.

Market Recon: Optimism Should Rise Again Once the Smoke Clears

Market Recon: Optimism Should Rise Again Once the Smoke Clears

I am thinking more about where to buy back shares that I sold last week than I am about taking the rest of my dough out of the marketplace.

Market Recon: Investors Hang on Congress 'Do or Die' Vote

Market Recon: Investors Hang on Congress 'Do or Die' Vote

We know that the markets have been skating on thin ice all week.

Market Recon: Focus on Capital Preservation Ahead of Health Care Vote

Market Recon: Focus on Capital Preservation Ahead of Health Care Vote

I have moved to a slightly less aggressive, if not defensive stance going into this vote.