Howard Simons

Howard L. Simons is president of Rosewood Trading (AKA Simons Research), a trading consultant and the author of The Dynamic Option Selection System.


Simons received a master's degree in business administration, concentrating in finance and econometrics, from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He received a master's degree in international economics from the School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University, and holds a bachelor's degree in international relations from Johns Hopkins.

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Recent Articles By The Author

The Macro Environment Roundup

How much longer can we stay on this path before a global collapse?

Technicians Aside, Yen's Recent Jump Within Historical Norms

Perhaps the one-size-fits-all approach to market analysis stated loudly by doctrinaire market technicians should be revisited.

The Macro Environment Roundup

There are many reasons for a selloff. Being in a long-running bull market should never be one of them.

Eurozone High-Yield Benefits From ECB Shift

The European Central Bank targets investment-grade corporate bonds but winds up hitting high-yield bonds more effectively.

The Macro Environment Roundup

A big danger is policymakers will keep trying to push the USD lower at the risk of rising inflation.