FSN News Team Technical Expert
Frank Barbera, CMT is currently the editor of The Gold Stock Technician (GST) Newsletter which originally entered publication in 1993. As editor of the GST Letter, Mr. Barbera employs a technical indicators to bring market timing to bear on the highly volatile gold stocks. Included in last year's widely popular book, Master Traders: Strategies for Superior Returns from Today’s Top Traders, the tools employed by The Gold Stock Technician have been tested going back many years.
In addition to writing The Gold Stock Technician Newsletter, Mr. Barbera has also managed private equity capital for a number of years, most notably for the Los Angeles-based Caruso Fund where the fund earned in excess of 25% to 30% returns during the last bear market. In his role as a hedge fund manager, Frank sought to regularly trade precious metals, energy, currencies along with the broad stock market indices. Frank began his career in the early 1980s working with Financial News Network in Los Angeles and later, as the ‘on air’ analyst for KWHY TV. Frank's technical work on Gold and Gold Stocks is considered among the best in the industry and he has spoken at a number of investment conferences and been quoted widely in the Financial Press. Readers interested in subscribing to The Gold Stock Technician can contact Mr. Barbera via email.
Mr. Barbera has been a long-time editorial contributor to Financial Sense. He monitors the Financial Sense Junior Gold Mining Index and writes a weekly Market Observation column for our site.