About the Author
Dr. Melvin Pasternak integrates technical and fundamental analysis in his approach to the stock market. He has taught both of these disciplines for more than 15 years to T.D. Waterhouse investors, as well as in a college-level course. For almost five years, he wrote a newsletter aimed at short-term investors called The Swing Trader. He is also the author of 21 Candles Every Trader Should Know, which teaches how to use Japanese candlesticks and indicators such as stochastics in short-term trading.
Melvin’s work includes writing about estate planning, real estate investing, and technical analysis. He has addressed numerous stock market conferences and has commented on the market for a nationally broadcast CBC radio show. Melvin received a PhD in English from the University of Wisconsin Madison.