He was profiled in Schwager’s Stock Market Wizards. His average annual return of 8.59% from 2002 to 2014 beats the market, though nothing to write home about. In the 13 years, 5 were down years. This compares to his 115% average annual return from 1991 to 1999. Stuart Walton’s trading rules: • Be patient –
Marty Schwartz is a Market Wizard. In his prime he had streaks of 20% return months. (Yes, 20% return months). He did what is impossible for most. He traded a lot of futures in his time and in recent years he has shifted to selling option premium which was surprising to me. He always found
Ed Seykota has an Electrical Engineering degree from MIT and is a systematic trend follower. His trading is largely confined to the few minutes it takes to run his computer program, which generates signals for the next day. He was featured in the book Market Wizards and returned 250,000% over a 16 year period. .