The Business Journal
Just thinking about the typical day in the life of swing trader and analyst Chris Mercer may leave some folks winded.
He’s up before 6 a.m. at his Chandler home — well before trading begins on Wall Street. At hand is a research report he’s created for clients of his company, Tradesight.com. The report includes a list of stocks to watch for the day, and his computers are set to sound alerts when certain conditions click.
At the opening bell, Mercer dons a headset and sits in front of five screens feeding him information. . .