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Tezcan Gecgil, PhD

She has worked in investment management in New York City, Princeton (NJ), Greenwich (CT), and London (U.K.). She holds Ph.D. (Business Studies) as well as MSc (Investment Banking & Trading) and MBA degrees from leading U.S. and U.K. universities and has also completed all 3 levels of the Chartered Market Technician (CMT) examination. Her passion is for options trading based on technical analysis of fundamentally strong companies. She especially enjoys setting up weekly covered calls for income generation. As she is also qualified as Clinical Hypnotherapist at graduate level, she coaches traders and HNW investors on trading psychology. She divides her time between London and Naples (FL). She may be contacted for private mentoring.

Why I’d consider shares of Aviva and Lloyds to lock in hefty dividend streams now

I think investing in the shares of Aviva plc (LON: AV) and Lloyds Banking Group plc (LON: LLOY) could help investors generate passive income... More »

Trade war worries? How I’d keep calm through the market volatility

Current market volatility is a reminder for investors to add some stability to their portfolios through exposure to different sectors of the market. More »

Income investors: Here is why I’d buy into the Lloyds share price

Lloyds Banking Group plc (LON: LLOY) shares offer a high income return worth considering if you want to supplement the State Pension. Here's why... More »

Should bank shares belong in my portfolio?

Here's an in-depth look at the industry factors that affect the profitability and price of bank shares. More »

Want to retire early? Then I’d consider investing in Royal Dutch Shell

Royal Dutch Shell plc's (LON: RDSB) diversified operations and high dividend yield may mean a bright future for long-term investors. More »

Income investors: this is why I’m interested in Vodafone shares

A Fool asks: is it time to pay attention to Vodafone Group plc (LON: VOD), which has one of the highest dividend yields in... More »

Forget buy-to-let! I like this high-yielding REIT to bring in passive income

Land Securities Group plc (LON:LAND) is a REIT that offers a swift route to investing in property with a high payout. Would I buy... More »

2 top stocks I think may help your portfolio take off

International Consolidated Airlines Grp SA (LON: IAG) and Wizz Air Holdings plc (LON:WIZZ) fly on encouraging earnings numbers and may deserve a place in... More »

Why now is a good time to help kids become financially savvy

It is never to early for parents to teach their kids about money management by allowing them to earn, save, invest, and spend their... More »

I’d build a high-income portfolio for retirement with solid dividend shares

I think HSBC Holdings plc (LON: HSBA) could boost your dividend income portfolio. More »

The one industry and share I’d consider to recession-proof a long-term portfolio

I think healthcare industry and GlaxoSmithKline plc (LON: GSK) shares may help you weather any upcoming economic slump. More »

Should airline shares belong in my portfolio?

Here's an in-depth breakdown of the airline space and stock metrics that may help investors find and evaluate airline shares to include in a... More »

Simple steps women can take to close the retirement savings gap

Women can use investment knowledge to prepare a financially comfortable retirement. More »

2 FTSE 100 dividend growth stocks I’d buy with £1,000

These FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) dividend stocks offer upbeat outlooks, I believe. More »

I think these dividend-paying growth stocks could supplement your State Pension

Safestore Holdings plc (LON: SAFE) and PageGroup plc (LON: PAGE) are two dividend growth stocks I think deserve your attention. More »

2 growth and dividend stocks I’d invest £1,000 in now

Greene King plc (LON: GNK) and Greggs plc (LON:GRG) are two stocks with income and continued growth potential. More »

2 stocks I’d buy today with high growth prospects and dividend income

PayPoint plc (LON:PAY) and The Sage Group plc (LON:SGE) appear to offer attractive long-term investment potential. More »

Why I think women should forget the National Lottery and do this one thing to get rich

Almost everyone, but especially women, would benefit from learning more about the choices available for saving for retirement. More »

Why I’d buy into the unloved BT share price

I think the improving prospects for BT Group - class A common stock (LON:BT-A) could lead to a higher share price, says Tezcan Gecgil. More »

2 stocks with high growth prospects I’d buy in March

Now is a good time to consider the investment prospects of Britvic plc (LON: BVIC) and Dunelm Group plc (LON: DNLM), says Tezcan Gecgil. More »