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

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.

Google vs. Microsoft: the Charts Speak

And the message is clear -- buy Redmond, short Mountain View. Plus the Nasdaq, Apple and more.

Dow 10,000? TA Says Low

The blue-chip index could work its way back to 10,000. Plus the Nasdaq, IBM and more.

Three Things for the Holidays

A long-term look yields insight on three indices. Plus a look at Revlon, Avon and more.

Riding Yahoo! to Its Peak

The stock's breakout could lead to a run to $48. Plus the Dow, Sears and more.