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

Uber? No Thanks

Uber? No Thanks

I have absolutely no interest in this stock until we have a handle on supply and demand after the lock-up expires.

Balancing Risk, China Talks, Trading Delta Air Lines: Market Recon

Balancing Risk, China Talks, Trading Delta Air Lines: Market Recon

Perhaps the greatest risk of all is that of systemic complexity, and this is as close to an unknowable risk as there is.

HP Stock Looks So Bad, I Think I'm Going to Buy Just a Little Right in Here

HP Stock Looks So Bad, I Think I'm Going to Buy Just a Little Right in Here

A place for HPQ in a portfolio with a mission statement geared toward driving revenue might not be a terrible idea.

Fed Jobs Speak, Yield Curve Trouble, Streaming Wars, Buy Disney?: Market Recon

Fed Jobs Speak, Yield Curve Trouble, Streaming Wars, Buy Disney?: Market Recon

I think that one needs to take a diversified approach to not just wealth preservation, but the preservation of one's standard of living.

PepsiCo Reports Earnings and Here's How I'm Trading It

PepsiCo Reports Earnings and Here's How I'm Trading It

What stocks to own in a tough environment for equities? PEP is one of those names.

The Stars Line Up Against Equity Markets, My Defensive Posture: Market Recon

The Stars Line Up Against Equity Markets, My Defensive Posture: Market Recon

There is also reason to see longer-term equity strength in valuations.

Time to Take Another Look at Exxon Mobil

Time to Take Another Look at Exxon Mobil

There are several things that bug me right now about this stock.

Banking's Future and Wells Fargo, Trading Facebook: Market Recon

Banking's Future and Wells Fargo, Trading Facebook: Market Recon

The nation's central bank forever perverted the concept of what we used to call the 'free market.'

Here's How I'd Trade Stitch Fix as They Head Into Earnings Tuesday

Here's How I'd Trade Stitch Fix as They Head Into Earnings Tuesday

What may be more important than actual financial performance for this quarter will be active user growth.

What Have Central Bankers Learned? Trading Apple: Market Recon

What Have Central Bankers Learned? Trading Apple: Market Recon

How much has central bankers' environment been impacted externally? We will see.