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 now is a good time to help kids become financially savvy

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

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Should airline shares belong in my portfolio?

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Simple steps women can take to close the retirement savings gap

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

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

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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

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Why I’d buy into the unloved BT share price

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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 »

A high-growth stock I think has appetising prospects

I believe Just Eat plc (LON: JE) is likely to deliver tasty treats in 2019 as eating in becomes the new eating out. More »

2 top dividend stocks I’d buy in February

I believe, dividends from WPP plc (LON: WPP) and Tui AG (LON: TUI) are worth collecting as we wait for global markets to stabilise. More »

Why I think HSBC shares might still be too risky for comfort

I am not yet convinced by banking giant HSBC Holdings plc’s (LON: HSBA) big dividend or recent lower valuation. More »

Why I’d avoid BHP Group amid a slowdown in China

There is likely to be further volatility in BHP Billiton plc (LON: BHP) shares due to the slowdown in China, says Tezcan Gecgil. More »

Why I’d consider Unilever shares amid more Brexit drama

Looking to Brexit-prooof your portfolio? Then consider Unilever plc (LON:ULVR), says Tezcan Gecgil. More »

Why I’d buy Royal Dutch Shell shares at current prices

Royal Dutch Shell plc class B (LON: RDSB) belongs in a well-diversified portfolio, says Tezcan Gecgil. More »

A FTSE 100 stalwart stock for a high-yield retirement portfolio

This giant FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) yielder could be an excellent addition to your retirement portfolio, says Tezcan Gecgil. More »

I’d get started in dividend investing with these FTSE funds

FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) and FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE: MCX) dividend aristocrats could make you wealthier over the next decade, argues Tezcan Gecgil. More »