Who's on Stockpickr Next Week?

This year, don't invest alone. Get feedback from the pros on Stockpickr Answers.
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You will want to be on Stockpickr everyday, not only to get investment ideas and join in the stock discussion, but to see the Stockpickr Answers conversation as it happens.

The upcoming expert lineup includes:

Monday, Feb. 9: Steve Birenberg, CFA

Steven Birenberg, CFA, is president and chief investment officer of Northlake Capital Management, LLC. Northlake specializes in managing equity portfolios using a combination of exchange-traded funds and special situation stocks. Prior to forming Northlake, Birenberg was a principal, director of research, and portfolio manager at Gofen and Glossberg, LLC. Prior to that, Birenberg was a trust investment officer at Star Bank in Cincinnati, Ohio. He has been managing portfolios and researching stocks for more than 22 years. Birenberg's research experience has included almost every economic sector, with special emphasis on the media sector.

Tuesday, Feb. 10: Dan Fitzpatrick

Dan Fitzpatrick is the publisher of The Stock Market Mentor, an advisory newsletter and educational forum dedicated to teaching effective risk management and trading methodologies to aspiring traders and investors. He is a former hedge fund manager and a member of the Market Technicians Association, and he now trades from his home in San Diego, Calif.

Wednesday, Feb. 11: Jud Pyle, CFA

Jud Pyle, CFA, is the chief investment strategist for Options News Network. Pyle started his career in finance in 1994 as a derivative analyst with SBC Warburg. After four years with Warburg, Pyle joined PEAK6 Investments, L.P., in 1998 as an equity options trader and as chief risk officer. As a trader, Pyle traded on average over 5,000 contracts per day, and over 1.2 million contracts per year. He also built the stock group for all PEAK6 Investments, L.P. hedging, which currently trades on average over 5 million shares per day, and over 1 billion shares per year. Pyle is the "

Mad About Options

" resident expert. He is also a regular contributor to "Options Physics" and the portfolio manager of

TheStreet.com Option Alerts


Thursday, Feb. 12: Jonathan Heller, CFA

Jonathan Heller, CFA, is president of KEJ Financial Advisors, a fee-only financial planning he recently launched. Jon spent 17 years at Bloomberg Financial Markets in various roles, from 1989 until 2005. He ran Bloomberg's Equity Fundamental Research Department from 1994 until 1998, when he assumed responsibility for Bloomberg's Equity Data Research Department. In 2001, he joined Bloomberg's Publishing group as senior markets editor and writer for Bloomberg Personal Finance Magazine, and an associate editor and contributor for Bloomberg Markets Magazine. In 2005, he joined SEI Investments as director of investment communications within SEI's Investment Management Unit.

Friday, Feb. 13: David Peltier

David Peltier joined


as a research associate in August 2001, and writes

TheStreet.com Dividend Stock Advisor


TheStreet.com Value Investor

. Before that, Peltier was an analyst for

Individual Investor

magazine and the publication's Web site. His market interests include small-caps, technology and retail stocks. He has appeared on





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