Chad Shoop

Chad joined Banyan Hill in 2012 and ran our top-performing service in 2016, Pure Income. In Pure Income, he taps into the best opportunities to generate safe, steady monthly income.
Chad is also the editor of Automatic Profits Alert, which is designed to take advantage of seasonal patterns that appear over and over in the markets.
Chad has earned the distinction of being a Chartered Market Technician (CMT), a professional achievement fewer than 5,000 people around the world have earned.

About

Investing has consumed my life since college.

While double majoring in finance and economics at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, I founded the university’s economics club, joined the finance club and participated in the Chartered Financial Analyst research competition to represent our school.

After graduating, my passion for investing landed me an internship at a prestigious local financial firm where my mentor introduced me to a unique options strategy.

In 2012, I was hired by Banyan Hill as an investment research analyst, and this is also where I started down the path of obtaining my greatest professional honor to date: obtaining the designation of Chartered Market Technician (CMT), a professional achievement fewer than 5,000 people around the world have earned.

In 2016, my options-based trading service Pure Income was named the top-performing advisory for our company. Pure Income uses the exact same options strategy that I learned from my mentor and now I share with my loyal subscribers.

I also run two additional advisory services — Earnings Drift Alert and Automatic Profits Alert — at Banyan Hill, where I help everyday people safely and reliably grow their wealth by generating steady monthly income.

Learn about my story

Sign Up for Winning Investor Daily

Join Winning Investor Daily and get emails from the entire team at Banyan Hill and stay up to date with everything related to the markets!

My Story

Of all my life experiences and the people who influenced me — my parents, brothers, friends, teachers and bosses — the day of my son’s birth is the one that drove me to succeed.

From that moment, I strove to have a job that I was passionate about. I didn’t want to come home every day complaining, or to be angry when I left my family each day to go to work.

It was at that moment in 2009 that I decided I was going to do something for the rest of my life that I enjoyed.

I knew too many people who chose to chase money and ended up miserable. Maybe you know a few, too.

The only topic I liked in school was finance. I followed the markets and had watched CNBC even in high school.

I knew the path I was on — and that took me directly to investing.

For me, the markets are an adrenaline rush, and they’re extremely rewarding.

Read More

Latest Blog Post

Unlocking the Power of Options

Unlocking the Power of Options

Options are the most powerful tool in the investment toolbox, but many people don’t use them. Part of the reason is they don’t come standard with an investment account — you have to request, and sometimes beg, to add access to them. I started my Weekly Options Corner...

read more
Quick Takes: The Rise and Fall of Walgreens

Quick Takes: The Rise and Fall of Walgreens

At the start of the pandemic and business lockdowns, there was one company and stock that I knew would benefit. It was Walgreens (Nasdaq: WBA). I was confident about it too. On February 27, as the world began to unravel, I sent an alert out to my Pure Income...

read more
Picking the Perfect Option

Picking the Perfect Option

So you have a stock, you have the direction you expect it to move, now it’s time to pick the perfect option to capitalize on it. This is the simplified process of trading options. We’ve talked about the two most basic types of options trades in the last couple of...

read more
Spotting Triple-Digit Opportunities on the Downside

Spotting Triple-Digit Opportunities on the Downside

The fear of a bear market keeps many investors up at night. They get caught up on the thought that it could happen any day — a sudden 20% plunge in the stock market. There could be a three- to four-year bear market. They worry that stocks are going bankrupt. How do...

read more
True Momentum Logo

Chad Shoop has developed an incredible new strategy that takes the guesswork out of knowing if, and when, sudden stock moves are going to take place after an earnings report. In fact, you can use this market-beating technique to turn every $1,000 into $2,000 … or $10,000 into $20,000 … every 12 weeks.

True Momentum Logo

Powered by a secret calendar passed among investment titans over the past century … Automatic Profits Alert delivers market-crushing returns up to 171 times higher than the stock market, and it guarantees you’ll avoid those devastating market selloffs.

Extreme Fortunes Logo

In this era of low interest rates, it’s nearly impossible to find investments that pay a reliable income. Yet our top market technician has discovered a way to help you make anywhere from $150 to $3,000 in as little as 60 seconds — without buying any stocks.

Get FREE Daily Insights From Banyan Hill

Join Winning Investor Daily and get emails from the entire team at Banyan Hill and stay up to date with everything related to the markets!

Share This