Steve Cortes appears daily on CNBC’s Fast Money “Halftime Report.” He is the founder of Veracruz, a trading and consulting firm providing real-time market research to institutions and produces the “ETF Ladder” sector ranking for individual investors. His research covers global markets: from equities to currencies and fixed income.
Mr. Cortes is a frequent speaker on investment strategy, global financial trends and market performance.
He authored Against the Herd: 6 Contrarian Investment Strategies You Should Follow. Mr. Cortes graduated from Georgetown University, where he was a George Baker Scholar, was nominated by the University for Rhodes Scholarship and played varsity football.
Mr. Cortes lives in Chicago with his wife and four children.