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About the author

Michael Harris started trading stocks, commodities, and currency futures 30 years ago. He is also the developer of the first commercial software for identifying parameter-less patterns in price action 20 years ago. In the last 10 years, he has worked on the development of DLPAL, which is a software program that can identify short-term anomalies in market data for use with fixed and machine-learning models. Michael has also developed several new technical indicators for the analysis of price action and identification of market regimes, such as the  Momersion indicator

Michael has worked in the past for several financial firms, where he developed a bond portfolio optimization program and strategies for trading commodities and equities. He has also worked as a long/short equity and ETF trader for a hedge fund.

Michael is a bestselling author. His first book “Short-Term Trading with Price Patterns” was published in 1999. His books “Stock Trading Techniques with Price Patterns” and “Profitability and Systematic Trading” were published in 2000 and 2008, respectively. His most recent book, “Fooled by Technical Analysis: The Perils of charting, backtesting, and data-mining Bias” was published in 2015. He has also published many articles as an invited author.

Michael holds two Masters Degrees, one in Mechanical Engineering with emphasis in control systems and optimization and another in Operations Research with emphasis in forecasting and financial engineering.

Update on August 1, 2020.  I am interested in providing top quality technical analysis research and developing trading strategies for hedge funds using the software I have developed and my PSI5 mean-reversion algo . Click here for example strategies.

I am also interested in provided remote trading services to hedge funds only for equity long/short and directional strategies.

You may contact me and we can arrange to talk on Skype initially. Please in your email include the company name, your full name, telephone number and company website address. I will not be responding to emails that do not contain the required information.


Michael Harris and his support group with excellent understanding of the markets and advanced quant skills are available for remote consulting exclusively for hedge funds and professional traders in the following areas:

  • Trading strategy development and analysis
  • Asset allocation and portfolio evaluation
  • Trading risk management

Please use the contact form to introduce yourself and/or your company and provide a brief description of the project.