Gary B. Smith

Gary B. Smith is a freelance writer who trades for his own account from his Maryland home using technical analysis. He is a contributing editor to, and he authors "The Chartman's Top Stocks" newsletter. Smith can also be seen weekly on Fox News' "Bulls and Bears" show.

He is a former columnist for Sports Illustrated and published and edited The Golf Report. Before those positions, he worked at IBM for 15 years in a variety of marketing and consulting roles. He holds an MBA from Lehigh University and bachelor's degrees in management science and economics from Duke University.

Recent Articles By The Author

No Chartman Today

Gary B. Smith will not be writing for the remainder of the year.

Prediction: 2006 Will Come Up Roses

But January will stink, the Chartman predicts. Plus 'greatest hits' like Google, the Nasdaq and more.

Toll Brothers Looks Ready to Buy

The homebuilder's chart says it's time to step in. Plus the Nasdaq, Oracle and more.

Grab Yourself a Little Yahoo!

The stock's chart says now's a good time to buy the stock. Plus the Nasdaq, JNJ and more.

Phelps Dodge Keeps Driving Higher

Copper may not be the new Google, but this stock has more room to go. Plus the Dow, Alcoa and more.