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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.

Market crash: why I won’t sell my FTSE stocks in August

Short-term market timing of FTSE stocks is not the strategy for me. I'd rather regularly invest in robust companies for the long term. More »

FTSE investors: Can the gold price reach a new record high in August?

Gold shares, including miners and ETFs, have had an incredible run in July. Should FTSE investors consider buying the precious metal now? More »

Investing £2,000? Here are 2 FTSE shares I would consider for an ISA in August

Looking to get rich and retire early? I reckon these two FTSE shares are terrific stocks to buy, especially if there is another market... More »

Why I think FTSE 100 shares could crash again

As fears of a second wave of Covid-19 cases increase, the FTSE 100 index remains unsettled. I believe investors should concentrate on long-term goals. More »

Why I think Canopy Growth stock may sit well in a UK portfolio

Canopy Growth (NYSE:CSC) stock is one of the biggest names in the cannabis space. Should UK investors buy into the share price? More »

Should UK investors join the electric vehicle (EV) revolution with Tesla stock?

Tesla stock continues its dramatic rise to value the company at more than $280bn. Should long-term UK investors invest in electric vehicles (EVs)? More »

Warren Buffett owns Apple shares. Should UK investors copy him?

Should UK investors pile in to tech giant Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) shares following the recent run-up in price? Let's take a closer look. More »

2 reasons why I’d start investing in FTSE 100 shares now to retire wealthy

Are you nervous about volatility? Here are two reasons why you may consider investing in FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) shares now to make a... More »

I believe long-term FTSE 100 investors can become ISA millionaires

Regular and long-term investing in a strong portfolio of FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) shares could help you become an ISA millionaire. More »

FTSE 100 investors: I believe these tech shares can help you retire wealthy

Long-term investors may want to buy FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) tech shares as they could offer portfolio growth opportunities to help you retire wealthy More »

FTSE 100 investors: I’d consider investing in these industries and dividend shares in a recession

Here are several industries and FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) shares that may help to recession-proof your investment portfolio. More »

Why I’d generate passive income with FTSE 100 dividend shares for a wealthy retirement

Long-term investors can potentially grow their retirement wealth by buying into robust FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) dividend shares. More »

Stamp duty holiday: Why I’d buy FTSE housebuilders, real estate agents, and REITs

The recent stamp-duty changes may boost property sales. I believe shares of FTSE housebuilders and estate agents are likely to benefit in the coming... More »

What market crash? Here are 2 FTSE 100 shares I believe may continue to be successful in July

Despite the recent market crash, here are two FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) shares that I believe will keep doing well More »

Here’s why I’d stay invested in FTSE 100 shares even after the worst stock market crash in a decade

How should investors handle the recent market crash? I believe investing in cheap FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) shares would be a smart decision for... More »

FTSE 100 investors! I believe July is a great time to buy cheap shares to get rich

I believe the recent decline in prices of many FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) shares may mean opportunities for long-term investors. More »

Forget the volatile Bitcoin price! I’d buy cheap FTSE 100 shares to retire wealthy

Bitcoin's price is once again extremely volatile. Tezcan Gecgil suggests getting cryptocurrency exposure by investing in solid FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) companies for the... More »

FTSE 100 crash! Here’s why I’d buy cheap shares in July to get wealthy in retirement

I believe the recent market crash provides FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) investors with an opportunity to create massive wealth in the long run. More »

FTSE 100 shares are cheap! I believe investing in an ISA in July may help you retire rich

July may be a good time to start investing in relatively cheap FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) shares through a Stocks and Shares ISA. More »

Market crash in July? It could mean a wealthy retirement for new FTSE 100 dividend investors

There may be profit-taking in many FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) shares in July. Yet even a market crash should not deter you from investing for... More »