Coding Wizard, Savvy Trader: Applying Your Expertise to the Stock Market
Kartik Subbarao, Global Lead for the Open Source and Linux Technology Profession, Hewlett Packard
Date: Wednesday, July 26
Time: 5:20pm - 6:05pm
Technical and Fundamental Analysis: How to debug stocks to understand them better.
Options: How the two basic building blocks of options, calls and puts, can be used to construct flexible positions that can profit on a variety of stock price behaviors. This is not unlike how complex programs can be constructed with simple, modular components.
Backtesting: How to mine historic data for patterns and trends that can be traded with better confidence.
Internet expertise: How to identify the most useful web sites, newsgroups, blogs, discussion forums, and other resources.
Web 2.0: How to make use of data mashups, collaborative trading, and network effects.