Analyst Bios

 Avi Gilburt Avi Gilburt: Avi is founder of, a live trading room and member forum focusing on Elliott Wave market analysis. Avi emphasizes a comprehensive reading of charts and wave counts that is free of personal bias or predisposition. A lawyer and accountant by training, he is also managing member of Gilburt Financial Services, LLC, which provides financial markets analysis and consulting. His Elliott Wave analysis appears frequently on sites such as MarketWatch, Minyanville, and SeekingAlpha, where he is a certified contributor.

Zachary Mannes Zachary Mannes: Zac is the lead analyst for Stock Waves, a premium service within the ElliottWaveTrader Trading Room that provides wave alerts and trade set-ups on individual stocks. One of the founding members of the EWT site, Zac began working in finance as an investment adviser in 2008, and adopted Elliott Wave Theory. He continues to push the boundaries on how sentiment drives the perception of fundamentals and how some fundamentals can influence sentiment, while focusing on a bottom up micro approach filtering through charts & EW counts on hundreds of individual stocks.

Garrett Patten Garrett Patten: Garrett is a featured analyst to ElliottWaveTrader and host of World Markets, a premium service within the site's Trading Room that covers 9 international markets. These markets include: FTSE100, DAX, Euro STOXX 50, Nikkei, Hang Seng, India's Nifty 50, Mexico's IPC Index, Brazil's Bovespa & Australia's ASX 200. Garrett's focus is primarily on U.S. and international equity indices, and demonstrating the capabilities of unconventional technical analysis.

Xenia Taoubina Xenia Taoubina: Xenia provides intraday chart analysis on U.S. Indices, with particular attention on the Nasdaq. She has 10 years of experience working in equity derivatives at bulge bracket firms. She was an Executive Director of equity derivatives at JP Morgan Securities in New York for five years until 2011, and worked previously in equity derivatives at Wachovia Capital Markets and at Credit Suisse First Boston, both in New York.

Arkady Yakhnis Arkady Yakhnis: Arkady is a featured analyst at ElliottWaveTrader focusing on precious metals, energy, and forex. A graduate of Moscow State University, he ran an investment consulting firm, managing private accounts, and also worked in the industrial equipment (induction heating) industry prior to his work at EWT.

Larry White Larry White is a featured analyst at ElliottWaveTrader focusing on mining stocks. Larry joined as a member of EWT in October 2012 and quickly shifted his focus to mining stocks as well as the GDX and GDXJ mining ETFs. Prior to trading, Larry held management and executive roles for organizations such as Toshiba, ISOETEC, and Panasonic.

Victor Nguyen Victor Nguyen: Trading has been Victor's passion since he won his first stock trading competition in the 5th grade. Since then, he has placed 2nd in a worldwide virtual trading competition, with 300,000 participants. In 2008, Victor sold his insurance agency to pursue his true calling of becoming a full time day trader. Currently, his trades attain a positive 70% success rate. He bases his trading decisions on signals he gets from his proprietary trading system he created based on a fractal algorithm.

Michael Golembesky Michael Golembesky: Michael is a featured analyst at ElliottWaveTrader, focusing on Forex, the SPX and VXX. He began his trading journey as a SOES trader in the late 90's. In 2005 he began trading the Forex markets at which time he was first introduced to Elliott Wave analysis. In 2012 he joined EWT where he further honed his knowledge of Elliott Wave analysis and Fibonacci Pinball. Michael also has an extensive background in real estate investing and finance, having spent close to 10 years working in this field.

Princely Mathew Princely Mathew hosts The Smart Money at EWT premium service, providing S&P 500 directional analysis based on indicators that track options trading activity. Princely, who has been actively trading since 2003, was the second-place finisher in the 2015 World Cup Championship of Futures Trading®. (Registered mark of Robbins Trading Company's affiliate Robbins Financial Group.) Trading part time initially, Princely used to work within the IT industry in various organizations until 2012 before switching careers to become a full time trader. He also offers expertise in Open Interest Analysis, Yield and Market Internals/Breadth work and Hurst Cycles analysis.

Ricky Wen Ricky Wen is a full time trader and mentor who has been trading professionally for seven years, and focuses on stock options and the E-mini S&P 500 futures. He is known for his mastery of candlesticks trading, moving averages, chart patterns and feedback loops. He developed his own proprietary Hourly Extreme Oversold/Overbought signals and currently holds an executed win rate of 80.2% from over 200 trades sample size across multiple instruments within a 5 year span.

Dr. Cari Bourette Dr. Cari Bourette covers market sentiment, providing daily S&P 500 forecasts based on her proprietary Market Mood Indicator. "DrCari," as she is known in our Trading Room, has a PsyD in Clinical Psychology, MS in Geoscience, MS in Counseling, and BS in Physics. Her sentiment analysis is based on 10 years of research into converting social mood information into numerical data, and, in turn, converting Internet search trends to stock market forecasting.