Michael Carr

Michael Carr
Editor of Precision Profits and Apex Alert

A veteran of the U.S. Air Force, Michael Carr started his career at the Pentagon, where he was instrumental in installing an early version of the modern-day internet. He was later moved to a bunker in Iceland, where he deployed state-of-the-art radar systems to track Soviet aircraft near the end of the Cold War. He went on to fulfill many other high-profile missions in our nation’s military, including coding nuclear missile launches.

Mike described this experience as “a field where there is no room for error.” It is this philosophy that drives Mike’s dedication to precise investment strategies.

Mike contributes to The Banyan Edge and Stock Power Daily, where he simplifies high-level technical analysis and shares a macro perspective on market events. He is also a contributor to the Journal of Technical Analysis, MoneyShow, SFO Magazine, and Futures Magazine.

He is the author of two books: Smarter Investing in Any Economy: The Definitive Guide to Relative Strength Investing (2008) and Conquering the Divide: How to Use Economic Indicators to Catch Stock Market Trends (2010). He also teaches the Fundamentals of Technical Analysis and Quantitative Technical Analysis courses at the New York Institute of Finance — a.k.a., “where Wall Street goes to school.”

Mike’s trading service — Precision Profits — uses his proprietary Greed Gauge indicator to measure the level of investor greed and fear on every stock in the S&P 500, signaling exactly when to sell and buy with pinpoint precision.

His Apex Alert trading service follows his latest breakthrough — an AI-driven Apex Profit Calendar to find winning stock trades in the top sectors each month.

The Apex Alert strategy has the power to deliver a 64% annualized return, which is more than three times the size of Berkshire, Bridgewater, and the Baupost Group’s annualized returns. And 10 years of backtest show it never had a losing year.

Articles

Portfolio management: Peter Lynch's Wisdom for Seasonal Trading Peter Lynch’s Wisdom for Seasonal Trading - Want some spring cleaning for your portfolio? Here's some wisdom you can learn from Peter Lynch that you can apply to seasonal trading.
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Bitcoin's halving will create an issue of supply and demand. Bitcoin’s Halving Is an Issue of Supply & Demand - Bitcoin's halving event in April will create an issue of supply and demand. It's Econ 101. But you can learn even more from a crypto expert.
Pop to Profits: ABBA’s Waterloo Lesson for Long-Term Investing - You might not think ABBA would be giving you financial insights, but here's a lesson you can learn about long-term investing.
Ray Dalio's true method of diversification eliminates market risk. Diversification: Ray Dalio’s Blueprint to Eliminate Your Risk - Ray Dalio's secret to true diversification unlocks an opportunity to eliminate risk and profit in any kind of market.
How to profit in your investments from election year volatility. Election Year Market Secret: How to Benefit from Bearish Dips - Capturing investment gains during an election year can be tricky, but here is how you can profit from bearish volatility.
China's economy is slowing. China’s Economy Slows & the Key to Seasonal Trading
February 15, 2024 Banyan Edge, News, Trading Strategies
- It’s not always easy investing in the face of global uncertainty. Speculation is rising as China's economy slows.
How Broadcaster Fox Broke the Super Bowl Indicator How Broadcaster Fox Broke the Super Bowl Indicator - Fox managed to change the game forever ... when the broadcaster broke the Super Bowl indicator back in 1993.