STOCK TRADER WINS US INVESTMENT CHAMPIONSHIP FOR A SECOND TIME – BREAK A RECORD |
LOS ANGELES, January 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ –The United States Investing Championship has announced the winners of the 2021 competition, which involved 338 international traders. Winning the stock split over $1,000,000 with an annual return of +334.8% was Marc Minervini. Contest coordinator Zada standard called Minervini’s performance a “record shattering”. The previous record was +119.1%, set by Georges Tkaczuk in 2020. Mr. Minervini also finished first in the 1997 US Investing Championship with an annual return of 155%.
Starting with just a few thousand dollars and an 8th grade education, Minervini became a self-made millionaire in his early 30s and later advised some of Wall Street’s mega-titans, including traders at Soros Management. He became a Wall Street trading star when his success with impressive performance and strict risk management in the 1990s was popularized by the well-known author Jack Schwager. In his coveted book, Stock Market Wizards: Interviews with America’s Top Stock Traders, Schwager wrote: “Minervini has walked around most doctors trying to design systems to beat the market.” Since then, Minervini has been considered one of America’s most successful stock traders and regarded among stock investors as a trading legend.
Minervini is the author of the best-selling books: Trade like a stock market wizard, think and trade like a champion, and the mindset secrets to winning. He is also the founder of Minervini Private Access and the creator of the popular Master Trader Program Superperformance Workshop, which is considered one of the most comprehensive and commercially successful stock trading seminars in the world.
The United States Investing Championship is a real-money verified competition. The competition was first held in 1983. Over the years, the investment derby has attracted legendary traders including Paul TudorJones, Louis Bacon, dr. Edward O. Thorpe, Marc Strome, Marc Minervini, David Ryan, Doug Cass, Sheen Kassouf, Marty Schwartz, Frankie Joe, Tom Basso, Cedd Moses, Gil Blake, Robert Prechter, Jr., and Bruno Combier. The final ranking 2021 appears on the site financial-contests.com.