Senior Market Strategist
Follow John on Twitter @JCarusoRJO. John began his career at Wilshire Quinn Capital, a Wealth Management Firm based out of Los Angeles, California. John made his move to the commodity industry at the end of 2005, and began his path at Lind Waldock, at the time the largest retail brokerage division worldwide. John did his undergraduate work at Robert Morris University in Pennsylvania from 1999-2003, where he was a 4 year varsity basketball letterman. A self-professed “Macro Trader”, John uses a multi-factor fundamental and “quantamental” trading model in distinguishing market cycles based upon the accelerations or decelerations of growth and inflation metrics. His technical and quantitative approach is heavily reliant upon trend and market range analysis via a custom built standard deviation system in helping him make probability-based market decisions. John is an avid reader of all things pertaining to finance, and behavioral economics. Click here to sign-up for John Caruso's Trading Coach Insights. Daily information and insight on all futures marketsin ranging from metals to equities.
Treasury bonds, stock indexes, metals and energies.
John likes to focus on longer-term fundamentals and charting trends when focusing on both intermediate and long-term trade ideas. Technical study is where a large portion of his short-term ideas are derived. When it comes to analyzing the markets, he uses several different market studies. He studies candlestick charts with Bollinger bands, market volume, a slow stochastic measurement and moving averages.
Strengths and Trading Philosophy
John's focus is to identify and service the needs of each and every one of his clients. He takes a sophisticated approach to trading the market by identifying the fundamental and technical aspects and breaking down each and every market prior to suggesting a trade.
John Caruso in the Media
- Market Watch - Here's What's In Store for Industrial Metals, after the 202 Rally for Steel, Iron Ore, and Copper
- Market Watch - Silver, Copper Provides Hints For the Global Economic Outlook
- Market Watch - Silver, Copper Prices Mark an Impressive Recovery From March Lows
- Yahoo Finance - Oil Prices Lower on Doubts Over Output Cuts
- Yahoo Finance - U.S. Oil Traders Face "Very, Very Difficult Scenario, Many Won't Survive"