Lou Basenese

A renowned technology analyst and investor, Lou Basenese left Wall Street in 2005 to become a financial publishing pioneer. Since then, Basenese has been credited with over 25,000 technology-related essays, covering every meaningful trend and boom over the last 16 years — from immunotherapy to Bitcoin… smartphones to artificial intelligence… 3-D printing to biometrics… and beyond.

Basenese also regularly lends his wisdom and expertise to major broadcasting and media outlets like Fox Business and CNBC, among others. A tireless advocate of Main Street investors the world over, Basenese has founded (or partnered with) over 10 multimillion-dollar businesses, and he’s even helped deploy capital into startups and other embryonic technologies.

With his deep market insights – the result of helping to direct over $1.5 billion in institutional capital for Morgan Stanley – these days, Basenese serves as Chief Investment Strategist for Trend Trader Daily; a free, no-nonsense publication that bridges the information gap between Wall Street and everyday investors. Underpinned by Basenese’s 16-year track record, Trend Trader Daily identifies the market’s biggest, most impactful, paradigm-smashing trends – ones with the power to radically impact lives and fortunes. Basenese is also the Founder of Disruptive Tech Research, a leading technology research and advisory firm that focuses on patent-filing activity to identify the most promising emerging technology trends.

Recent articles

[Charts] Chip and Earnings Boom 2.0

Can I get a whoop whoop? Because it’s Friday in the Trend Trader Daily Nation. That means slinging words takes a backseat to flashing pictures, so I can quickly convey an important investment insight or two. This week’s edition includes an urgent reminder about why I’ve been pounding the table… read more »

Friday, January 14, 2022

The Most Shocking Inflation Hedge

In the last 24 hours, investors' worst nightmare became a reality. Inflation checked-in at its hottest reading since 1982 at 7.1%. That’s up from only 1.4% a year ago. It’s time for a bonafide panic attack, folks. PSYCH!!! Sure, runaway inflation is nothing to downplay. But it’s easily overcome as… read more »

Thursday, January 13, 2022

Year in Review in 10 Charts: On The Cusp of a Biotech Comeback!

Today marks the last installment in our review of the 10 most important trends from 2021, and for 2022. And no question about it: I expect today’s topic to be the biggest profit opportunity of all. Why? Because a perfect storm of conditions (including several I didn’t even anticipate last… read more »

Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Year in Review in 10 Charts: Bet Small to Win Big!

Longtime readers know that small- and micro-caps are my favorite type of investment. Why? For starters, they hold the market’s most explosive profit potential. Not to mention — even just a little exposure goes a long way towards increasing our bottom lines, as I’ve demonstrated before. The other major reason… read more »

Friday, January 7, 2022

Year in Review in 10 Charts: Let’s Make (More) Deals

We’re almost finished with our rundown on the Top 10 Trends that defined 2021. And I can’t think of a more pronounced and powerful example than the uptick in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity. You’ll recall, in April 2021, I boldly predicted that we’d enjoy a banner year for takeovers.… read more »

Thursday, January 6, 2022