Ph.D. Finance, Walden University, Minneapolis, MN
M.B.A., Long Island University, Brentwood, NY
B.S.B.A., St. Joseph's College, Hauppauge, NY
Direct Marketing Diploma, New York University, NY
Courses Taught at NECB
MSF 600 Finance Capstone
MSF 580 Insurance and Risk Management
MSF 560 Trading Psychology
MSF 550 Financial Derivatives
MSF 557 Financial Trading & Management
MSF 547 Global Currency Management
MSF 545 Financial Modeling
MSF 540 International Finance
MSF 505 Managerial Finance
MSF 500 Financial Markets
GFIN 305 Corporate Finance
GMAT 305 Statistics
MBA 545 Capstone: Strategic Planning and Decision Making
MBA 535 Operations Management
MBA 525 Managerial Economics
MBA 505 Managerial Accounting
MBA 502 Applied Quantitative Methods for Business
MBE 515 Enterprise Risk Management
Program Chair and Professor, New England College of Business and Finance, 2012 – Present
Dean and Senior Professor, DeVry University, 2005 – 2012
Managing Director and Chief Investment Strategist, NMG Capital Group, 2005 – 2012
Managing Director, NTG, 1995 – 2005
Professional Licenses and Memberships
QWAFAFEW – Quantitative Work Alliance for Applied Finance, Education and Wisdom.
NYSSA – CFA – New York Society of Security Analysts
CFP – Candidate for Certified Financial Planner
CMA (IMA) – Certified Management Accountant
SQA – Society of Quantitative Analysts
AFA - American Financial Association
MTA – Market Technicians Association
Recipient of Investment Advisor (FINRA Series 7) and Life, Health and Accident insurance producer licenses in Massachusetts and New York. Recipient of Bloomberg Market Concepts Certificate, Bloomberg Institute.
Publications and Lectures
BooksWinning Edge Trading: Successful and Profitable Short and Long-Term Systems and Strategies John Wiley & Son, Inc., USA (December 2009)
The New Paradigm Investor - Become a Successful Investor with a Winning-Edge Investment System. iUniverse, USA. (March 2009)
Trading Systems as A Determining Factor in Trading Performance. VDM Verlag Dr. Müller, Germany. (January 2009)
The Trading Personality Profile: Your Key to Maximize Your Profit with Any System. 2nd Edition, Lulu Publishing Services. (May 2, 2017)
SFO Personal Investor Series: Psychology of Trading , Chapter 10: Why Can’t You Pull the Trigger. W&A Publishing, USA. (July 2007)
Presented PapersPresented a paper titled “Beyond Risk Management” in an International Conference - Managing Risk in Financial Institutions Hofstra University, NY, April 27-29, 2006.
Presented “New Investing Paradigm” paper in Academy of Business & Administrative Sciences (ABAS), XVI International Conference, Montreux, Switzerland, July 21-23, 2006.
Presented “New 21st Century Investment Paradigm: How to Construct Your Winning Portfolio” at Keller Graduate School of Management, Manhattan Campus New York, December 17, 2006.
Moderated a real estate conference organized by the Zarb School of Business of Hofstra University on October 18, 2011 at Long Island, New York.
Essays and ArticlesDo You Have Professional Potential? Eight simple points help you learn if day trading is for you. Stock Futures & Options- SFO magazine, February 2003.
The Mechanics of a Sound Trading Method. Technical Analysis of STOCKS & COMMODITIES, July 1999.
The Magic of Common Numbers: How to Identify the Crucial Support and Resistance Levels in Any Market, Technical Analysis of STOCKS & COMMODITIES, July 1998.
Market Focal Points Your Edge for an Accurate Inter-market Analysis, Financial websites, 2002.
Why Can't You Pull The Trigger? Stock Futures & Options- SFO Magazine, July 2003.
How Fit Are You For Trading?, Technical Analysis of Stocks and Commodity, June 2003.
Does Your Trading System Match Your Personality? Quick Quizzes to Help Pick the Right One. Stock Futures & Options- SFO Magazine, August 2003.
How To Benefit From Linear Indicators; 4 Ways To Increase Your Profits, Financial websites, 2007.
Understanding Forex Markets Fundamentals, Financial websites, 2008.
Benefits of Trading Forex, Financial websites, 2008.
How To Choose a Good Forex Broker?, Financial websites, 2009.
How Toxic Are the Assets? Modified Mark-to-Market (MMM) Balance Sheet Asset Valuation Method, Financial websites including an affiliate of WallStreet.com.
Difference Between Fair Value of a Company & the Purchase, eHow.com, July 2011.
The Average Interest Rate & Internal Rate of Return, eHow.com, July 2011.
Proven Ways to Increase Share Values, eHow.com, July 2011.
The Importance of Correlations When Assessing Risk in a Portfolio, eHow.com, July 2011.
Difference in Business Valuation Types, eHow.com, July 2011.
Profit & Loss Ratios in S Corporations, eHow.com, July 2011.
How to Detect Trend Reversals for Profitable Trades, Financial websites January 2011.
How to Profit from Dual Property of Trend Lines, Financial websites January 2011.
The British Pounds Upside Breakout, Part I – Fundamental Analysis , Financial websites February 2011.
The British Pounds Upside Breakout, Part II – Technical Analysis, Financial websites February 2011.
Fair Value Contraction of Balance Sheets, eHow.com, July 2011.
How to Use Standard Deviation for Profitable Investing, ezinearticles.com, July 2011.
Comparison of LIFO and FIFO, eHow.com, July 2011.
What Is Solvency Accounting, eHow.com, July 2011.
Advantages and Disadvantages of Joint Venture Alliances, eHow.com, July 2011.
What Causes Paid-In Capital to Increase, eHow.com, July 2011.
Accounting Difference Between FIFO and Weighted Average Method, eHow.com, July 2011.
A Moving Average Cost Basis, eHow.com, July 2011.
What Is a Profitability Ratio?, eHow.com, July 2011.
Demand Vs. Supply Side, eHow.com, July 2011.
What Are the Problems With Using a Discounted Cash Flow?, eHow.com, August 2011.
What Factors Should a Board of Directors Consider When Giving Cash Dividends?, eHow.com, August 2011
How Is Inventory Turnover Measured on Financial Statements, Chron.com, August 2011.
A Techno-Fundamental Analysis of the Current Equity Market, Seeking Alpha.com, April 19, 2012.
Seven Financial Tips for Single Parents, ezinearticles.com, May 28, 2014.
How to Tell You Got a Lousy 401(k) Plan; What Are Your Alternatives? LinkedIn.com, March 31, 2015.
Stock Valuation Is an Art! LinkedIn.com, April 14, 2015.
Amazon: Wall Street Illusion at Work! LinkedIn.com, July 22, 2015.
Time To Invest In Stocks, Not The Stock Market! Seeking Alpha, May 13, 2016.
What Economic Recovery? Earnings And CapEx Still Low Seeking Alpha, June 2, 2016.
Recognition and AwardsRecipient Award of Excellent in Teaching and Substantial Contributions to the Continuing Improvement of the University by Keller Graduate School of Management in June 2007.
Winning Edge Systems and Signals have been among top ten systems and signals, separately, by Stocks and Commodity Magazine for the past 12 years.
Editor’s Choice book for The New Paradigm Investor by iUniverse publisher.
Expert Author by EzineArticle website, among the largest publishers of professionally edited, managed and written articles for 700 niche categories.
Professional Writer and Contributor to eHowMoney website. It serves as a strong content provider to more than 80 million consumers by offering detailed answers to their specific questions.
Trading Personality Profile, for the first time a quantitative trading psychology instrument introduced to financial industry to select and match professional money managers and hedge fund managers to the markets, risk appetites, and trading systems they use.
Recipient of Investment Advisor and Life, Health and Accident insurance producer licenses in New York State.
“Editor Pick” Contributor to Gurufocus.com financial website.
Expert Contributor to Seekingalpha.com financial website.