Steven B. Achelis (pronounced "ah kay' liss") is the founder, owner, and president of Equis International LLC (a Reuters Company). His company is a leading provider of investment analysis, portfolio management, and stock market data collection software.

An experienced investment analyst and trader, Steve has published a number of articles on stock market timing and is the author of The Market Indicator Interpretation Guide.

He is also a gifted computer programmer and the author of a large number of programs for the IBM PC and compatible, including the best-selling MetaStock software program.

Steve has appeared on various national radio and television shows including CBS and the former Financial News Network (now CNBC). When he is not immersed in investing and technology, he likes to spend his time windsurfing, snowboarding, and being with his family.