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The Professor
Minister of Non-Predictive Studies

Charles Pennington

Book Review of “Match Play and the Spin of the Ball” by Bill Tilden, from Charles Pennington
I've Discovered this New Show called "American Idol"
Bull and Bear, by Chris Hammond and Charles Pennington
Nasdaq Options
Mr. Seymour Charts on Trend Following
Review of "Yes, You Can Time the Market" by Ben Stein, with comment from the Chairman

Charles Pennington trades stocks and stock index futures with Victor Niederhoffer's Manchester Trading in Weston, Connecticut. Before becoming a hedge fund trader, Charles was a physics professor at Ohio State University, where he taught for 13 years and served as advisor to eight successful doctoral candidates. He has published more than 40 scientific papers and won a Presidential Young Investigator grant (1993-1998). He earned his B.S. (1985) and Ph.D. degrees (1989) in Physics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, respectively.