Sudarshan Sukhani was
introduced to technical analysis in his late twenties when he read the book, Technical
Analysis of Stock Trends by Edwards and Magee. He became a part-time
investor, keeping charts manually, with pencil and graph paper. On a visit to
in 1988, he acquired the book Technical Analysis of the Futures Markets
by John Murphy. This book introduced him to the world of computer based trading,
with indicators, trading strategies, waves, cycles, scans, and more. In 1993, he
changed careers and became a full time trader and developer of technical
analysis software. Since 1999, when the first business TV broadcasts in India
started with CNBC-TV18, he has appeared on thousands of market shows on
CNBC-TV18 and Awaaz (Hindi language channel), providing in-depth and real-time
analysis to investors and traders.
Sudarshan holds seminars
for investors and traders all over India. He has presented more than fifty seminars on different aspects of technical
analysis. In addition, he has participated in more than thirty investor camps
throughout India, organized by CNBC-TV18 and ET-Now.
Sudarshan is President of the
Association of Technical Analysts, India
(www.ataindia.org), the country's professional body for technical analysts,
which is affiliated to the International Federation of Technical Analysts (www.ifta.org).
He is a Chartered Financial Technician (CFTe), a recognition given by IFTA.
Besides being a full time
trader and regular TV guest, he writes a newsletter every day, reads as much as
possible, remains involved in research and regularly interacts with individual
traders and investors.
Sudarshan lives with his wife, Usha, in
New Delhi. His business website is: www.s2analytics.com and he blogs regularly at www.sudarshanonline.com.