Bernie Schaeffer

Chairman and CEO,

Schaeffer's Investment Research

  • Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Schaeffer's Investment Research
  • Editor of Option Advisor
  • Author of The Option Advisor and Contributor to Numerous Media Outlets

About Bernie

Bernie Schaeffer is widely recognized as an expert on equity and index options, investor sentiment, and market timing and speaks frequently at industry gatherings. He has edited the Option Advisor newsletter since its inception in 1981 and is the author of The Option Advisor: Wealth-Building Techniques Using Equity and Index Options, along with numerous contributions to books and magazines. Mr. Schaeffer is the founder, chairman, and CEO of Schaeffer's Investment Research, Inc., a leading provider of research and analysis on the stock and options market. Timer Digest, which has been monitoring Mr. Schaeffer since 1984, consistently ranks him among the top ten out of 100 analysts for intermediate market timing. He is the recipient of the 2004 Trader's Library Trader's Hall of Fame Award for his numerous contributions to the field of trading. In 2003, Aaron Task of TheStreet.com selected him as the market "Guru of the Year." Mr. Schaeffer has also won the 2002 BusinessWeek Market Forecast Survey for most accurately forecasting year-end levels for the DJIA, NASDAQ Composite Index, and the S&P 500. In addition, he received the Best of the Best Award from the Market Technicians Association for his contributions to sentiment/psychological analysis.

Bernie's Articles

Since last October, Tennessee, Michigan, and Virginia launched their first online sports book. Meanwhile, Louisiana, Maryland, and South Dakota all legalized sports betting, notes Bernie Schaeffer, editor of Schaeffer's Investment Research.
Bernie Schaeffer is an industry leading options expert. Here, the editor of Schaeffer's Option Advisor looks at one bullish idea in the home entertainment space and a bearish idea in the cybersecurity market.
Over the past few weeks here at Schaeffer’s, we have covered a lengthy list of stocks enjoying a boost as vaccine rollouts pick up and Covid-19 cases fall by the wayside in many states; here are 2 retail giants that are ready to roar, asserts Bernie Schaeffer, a leading technical analyst and founder of Schaeffer's Investment Research.
It’s no secret all casino, resort, and travel-related stocks have suffered in the wake of the year-long Covid-19 pandemic, notes Bernie Schaeffer, founder and CEO at Schaeffer Investment Research, an industry leading provider of market timing and options investing and trading advice.

Bernie's Books

Bernie Schaeffer

The Option Advisor: Wealth-Building Techniques Using Equity & Index Options

From the novice to the experienced investor, The Option Advisor offers a gold mine of information on how to achieve success in options trading.
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