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: Shorting the Broad Market Here Could Leave You With Lasting Scars

Market Recon: Shorting the Broad Market Here Could Leave You With Lasting Scars

If that's your game, do it synthetically, not through equities. At least that way you can control your risk.

Market Recon: Oil Prices and the Fed Are the Market's Guides Today

Market Recon: Oil Prices and the Fed Are the Market's Guides Today

U.S. oil producers are becoming more important in any calculation about oil prices.

Market Recon: The S&P 500 May Have Met Its Match

Market Recon: The S&P 500 May Have Met Its Match

Corporate execution has put a bid under the market. You may not like these valuations. Tough.

Market Recon: U.S. Bond Yield Forecasts Are Being Quietly Lowered

Market Recon: U.S. Bond Yield Forecasts Are Being Quietly Lowered

A fading of hope in the pro-growth, pro-business trajectory of the economy that so many had laid out going into 2017?

Market Recon: U.S. Dollar and Treasury Yields Are Still the Biggest Sources of Risk

Market Recon: U.S. Dollar and Treasury Yields Are Still the Biggest Sources of Risk

But you are also going to have to pay attention to the Federal Reserve and OPEC this week.