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Lyn Alden

Lyn Alden

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Lyn Alden is an investment researcher, content creator, and Founder of Lyn Alden Investment Strategy, a highly-regarded equity research and investment strategy firm. Lyn provides market research to thousands of individual investors and professionals, with a focus on fundamental investing with a global macro overlay, including currency differentials, shifts in monetary policy, equity valuations, and digital assets. In addition, she is a well-known contributor to Seeking Alpha, where she works with the Stock Waves team to blend their technical analysis with her fundamental analysis for high profitability, long-term setups. She also publishes a newsletter that covers investment opportunities across macro assets, including cryptocurrency. One of today's most prominent macro strategists and thinkers with a background in engineering and finance, she specializes in stocks and international ETFs, monitors developments in the business cycle, and analyzes various approaches to asset allocation. Lyn specializes in stocks and international ETFs, monitors developments in the business cycle, and analyzes various approaches to asset allocation.

Professional Experience


Academic History

EXPERTISE

  • Lyn has been performing investment research for over fifteen years in various public and private capacities.

  • She utilizes the use of cash-secured puts, covered calls, and normal buy-and-hold positions.

  • She focuses on fundamental investing with a global macro overlay, with an emphasis on equities, currencies, commodities, and digital assets. 

  • She also writes for Elliott Wave Trader, covering North American stocks and international ETFs.

  • Her site provides investment research and strategy, covering stocks, precious metals, international equities, and alternative investments.


ENGINEERING CAREER

  • Lyn worked for over a decade in the aviation industry in a range of roles, starting as an electronics engineer.

  • She later moved into project and facility management, and engineering finance.

  • As technical lead, she ran finances and day-to-day operations including making strategic decisions for electrical, mechanical, and software implementations.


MEDIA & APPEARANCES

  • Lyn's work has been featured on Forbes, Business Insider, CNBC, MarketWatch, TIME, Kipliner, and The Street.

  • She has also been featured in US News and World Report, the Telegraph, Fidelity Investments, Morningstar, and other financial media.

  • She has been featured in The Daily Telegraph, The Philadelphia Inquirer, and The Huffington Post.

  • She is also a regular contributor to Seeking Alpha, FEDweek, and Elliot Wave Trader.

  • She has also appeared as a guest on Real Vision.