Aka "Dr. Stoxx", Dr. Thomas Carr is the founder and CEO of Befriend the Trend Trading, and author of two bestsellers: Trend Trading for a Living and Micro Trend Trading. He has been actively trading the markets since 1996 following several years of studying technical analysis.
He is also the Founder and CEO of Kingdom Capital, LLC, and a General Partner of The 8:18 Fund, LP. He is the developer of the strategy used by the 8:18 Fund and is sole manager of the Fund's portfolios.
Dr. Carr earned Masters and Doctorate degrees in Philosophy from Oxford University (UK). He is a tenured Professor and has over 16 years of investment, trading and trader training experience.
In 2002, he founded Befriend the Trend Trading, LLC, an investment advisory service offering three daily market letters and various trading seminars.
He is also the author of two bestselling books, Trend Trading for a Living (McGraw-Hill, 2007) which has been translated into Korean and Chinese, and Micro-Trend Trading for Daily Income (McGraw-Hill, 2010).
Dr. Carr has been interviewed by the Wall Street Journal and the US News and World Report for his expertise in market psychology. He also had a series of articles published in Stocks and Commodities Magazine.