Mark D. Cook is a professional trader. In 1986, he discovered the Cook Cumulative Tick (CCT), which helped him profit from the 1987 market crash and also rise to fame in 1992 when he won the U.S. Investment Championship with a 563 percent audited annual return. It was the highest percentage in all investment categories. In 1993, he followed up with a 322 percent audited return in the U.S. Investment Championship.
Cook was included in the best-selling book by Jack Schwager, "Stock Market Wizards." He was selected after Schwager reviewed his audited nine-year performance track record. Cook was the only wizard who primarily traded S&P 500 index futures. He has also appeared on numerous financial programs including Fox Business News and also writes articles for MarketWatch.
In the book, "Prepare Now and Survive the Coming Bear Market," author and columnist Michael Sincere interviews professional trader Mark D. Cook on how to navigate through a treacherous bear market. Cook takes readers through the 11 stages of a bear market, including how it begins and ends. Cook believes a vicious bear market is coming, and you will learn the signs that a major plunge is imminent.