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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.

Another market crash is likely! Here’s a FTSE share I’d buy in July

The idea of another market crash may be prominent in the minds of many investors. However, there are solid FTSE shares that offer growth... More »

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

Gold shares, including miners and ETFs, have had an incredible run in 2020. Should FTSE investors consider buying the precious metal now? More »

Forget buy-to-let property investing! I’d buy FTSE housebuilders instead

Buy-to-let investing can be costly and difficult. FTSE housebuilders and estate agents also give market participants the chance to invest in property. More »

Are FTSE travel shares like Carnival or International Consolidated Airlines Group cheap enough to buy now?

As we start the second half of 2020, let's look at whether travel shares, including Carnival and International Consolidated Airlines, may belong in long-term... More »

Dividend investing: Should you buy oil stocks like BP if another FTSE market crash comes?

Long-term FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) investors may consider buying the dips in oil stocks like BP plc (LON:BP). More »

Are FTSE 100 shares going to crash again soon?

FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) shares are getting cheaper again. Here are some stocks that I want to buy if the market crashes again. More »

The Aston Martin share price has been rising. Should you consider buying auto stocks now?

As our economy opens up, auto industry shares, such as Aston Martin, have been on the rise. Should investors buy car industry stocks now?... More »

Another market crash? I’d buy defensive FTSE 100 shares in my ISA

I believe defensive FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) shares could be a smart way to protect retirement portfolios from any future market crashes or economic troubles. More »

FTSE investing: why I’d follow Warren Buffett’s advice to get rich

Many investors follow legendary investor Warren Buffett’s advice when it comes to successful investing for the long run. Let's take a closer look. More »

FTSE shares rebound: I believe investors can retire rich

The recent market crash is giving investors a great opportunity to start a portfolio of robust FTSE shares to fund their retirement years. More »

FTSE investors: I believe we can all retire early and rich

Here I look at two stable FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 dividend shares investors might buy in a retirement portfolio in spite of the... More »

Why I’d generate passive dividend income with FTSE 100 shares for an early retirement

Markets are volatile. But long-term investors can grow their retirement wealth greatly by investing in quality dividend FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) shares. More »

FTSE investors: I’d buy these 2 top-tier dividend shares for my ISA in June

Here are two robust FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 dividend shares I think can help long-term investors set up an income stream in retirement More »

Retirement riches? I’d invest in FTSE shares now

Are you interested in achieving wealth in retirement years? Here's how and why I'd start investing in cheap stocks and shares. More »

I want to retire early and rich! I’d buy this bargain FTSE 250 stock in June

If you want to retire early, now could be the right time to buy FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE: MCX) stocks that are likely to see... More »

No retirement savings at 40? I’d buy FTSE dividend shares in an ISA in June

Here’s why June could be the right time to buy FTSE dividend stocks in an ISA as you plan for retirement, especially if you're... More »

FTSE 100 shares are cheap! I believe June is the right time to invest in an ISA

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

FTSE sell-off in June? It could mean opportunity for new stock investors

If you are a new investor worried about market volatility, you may want to look at FTSE dividend stocks. More »

FTSE 100 crosses 6,000! Would I invest in bank shares like Lloyds or HSBC in June?

2020 has been stressful for investors in Lloyds and HSBC shares. Yet things will likely improve for FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) bank shares. More »

FTSE 100 reshuffle: here’s my top stock pick for June

This week's quarterly reshuffle could see several big names leave the FTSE 100 (INDEX:FTSE:UKX). I'd consider adding the newcomers to my portfolio. More »