About Us

TradeStops Overview

A Product of TradeSmith

TradeStops is a web-based stock tracking and alerting program that synchronizes and tracks online portfolios to empower individual investors to enjoy managing their own investments.

TradeStops subscribers gain a winning edge with exclusive access to Dr. Richard Smith’s algorithms and research tools which could lead to increased gains in the portfolios of top-grossing investors. The service gives self-directed individual investors the tools that they need to achieve gains they’ve dreamed of while making their own buy/sell decisions.

With a wide variety of automated alerts and risk-management strategies in place, emotions and guesswork are removed from the equation and replaced by mathematics. Simply put, TradeStops is the answer to problems faced by investors for decades. And there is more to come…

TradeStops does not offer investment advice or execute trades, but instead partners with noted experts to further offer self-directed investors the ability to reduce risk by incorporating education into a solid investing strategy.

Our dedicated client representatives are available to support our subscribers too based out of our Florida offices.

Meet the Founder

Dr. Richard M. Smith
Dr. Richard M. Smith

Dr. Richard Smith, the founder and CEO of TradeStops, earned a PhD in Math and Systems Science. Even he had to learn the hard way that it takes more than intelligence to win in the game of investing.

He has spent the last 10 years researching and developing algorithms and services that give individual investors the tools they need to remain in their personal investing comfort zone and to succeed!

With his background in mathematical theories of uncertainty combined with his own investing and trading experience, Dr. Smith understands risk management and how to use it as a self-directed investor to master the market.

Dr. Smith is often requested to speak to groups, and he enjoys opportunities to share his knowledge to help others gain an edge in the market.

He’s proven that his formula works with the back testing and analysis of his own account along with the portfolios of some of the world’s most successful investors.

Dr. Smith believes in the power of the individual investor, and he welcomes you to join him.