ValuEngine’s Chief Market Strategist Richard Suttmeier has worked in the US Capital Markets for more than thirty-five years. Suttmeier has long been one of ValuEngine’s “power users,” supporting his own technically-focused analysis with VE’s fundamentally-based quant methods. Suttmeier provides ValuEngine clients access to a series of indepth custom reports on banking, commodities, and other areas, as well as his extensive knowledge of technical analysis and the financial markets in general.
Suttmeier has made a variety of timely calls in his career. He correctly predicted the crash of the homebuilders in the summer of 2005 and in April 2006 he warned of an impending crash in the US real estate market. More recently, he called the most recent market bottom and predicted a 40-50% Bear Market Rally for the S&P 500 on March 6, 2009. His research has been used by major institutions such as the Open Market Trading Desk at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, the Treasurer of the State of Ohio, Wall Street professional traders, and high-net worth individuals.
Suttmeier is an experienced financial media figure and over the years has been a guest on CNBC, CNN, CNNfn, New York 1, Bloomberg TV and radio, Fox Business, Business News Network in Canada, Wall Street Week With Fortune, and the Yahoo Tech Ticker. In 2002, Suttmeier anchored his own show on Yahoo Finance Vision called “Traders’ Club with Richard Suttmeier.” He is frequently quoted in USA Today, The NY Times, Wall Street Journal, Reuters, and The Dow Jones Newswires.
Suttmeier holds a bachelor’s degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a master’s degree from Brooklyn Polytechnic University. Before he entered the world of finance, he worked on the Apollo lunar module and the F-14 Tomcat as an engineer at Grumman. Suttmeier also worked as the U.S. Treasury strategist for Smith Barney and the Chief Financial Strategist for William R. Hough & Co. Recently, Suttmeier served as the Chief Market Strategist for Joseph Stevens as well as RightSide Advisors before joining ValuEngine.
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