Presentation at the November, 2011 Sentiment Analysis Symposium in San Francisco, sentimentsymposium.com/ .
Richard L. Peterson MD has spent his career working at the intersection of mind and markets. His firm MarketPsych Data (marketpsychdata.com) identifies predictive sentiments for U.S. stocks and ETFs through textual analysis of financial social media, news, and earnings conference calls. He co-founded MarketPsych LLC which trains financial professionals in the use of psychological insights to improve their investment decisions and strengthen client relationships. He is a registered investment adviser and was previously managing director of MarketPsy Capital LLC, a psychology-based asset management firm (marketpsy.com) from 2008-2010.