Ralph Acampora is Director of Technical Analysis at Prudential Securities and a true “guru” for thousands of market professionals. He came to national prominence in 1995 when, long before almost anyone else, he predicted that the Dow was entering a powerful bull market; and he astounded his colleagues and the financial world by telling his brokers and clients that the Dow, then at 4,500, was heading toward 7,000. He then went on accurately to predict the Dow’s breathtaking advance to 8,250 and to 10,000. Ralph Acampora is consulted for his opinion by major national newspapers, and make regular television appearances on Wall $treet Week with Louis Rukeyser, the Today Show, Nightline, NBC Nightly News, CNBC, and CNN-FN. He lives in New York City. Michael D’Antonio shared the Pulitzer Prize in journalism as part of a Newsday reporting team. He has written five acclaimed non-fiction books, including Atomic Harvest and Tin Cup Dreams. He lives in Long Island.