Bill M. Williams, Ph.D., CTA, Retired

Bill Williams

Founder and Chief Visionary

Bill M. Williams, Ph.D. (1932-2019), was the founder and visionary of the Profitunity Trading Group, which he established in 1984. He was considered to be the forefather of modern trading psychology combined with applied technical analysis and chaos theory in trading the stock and commodity markets. He was also the creator of the Wiseman Indicators and the Alligator Trading System, which includes the Fractal of the Elliott Wave, the MFI, the Wiseman Indicators, the Super AO indicator, the AC indicator and the Profitunity Alligator indicator.

Bill had over 60 years of experience as a stock and commodities trader and over 30 years of teaching experience as a trading educator. He educated thousands of traders in over 60 countries on every continent. Additionally, thousands of other traders read his three best-selling books - Trading Chaos, New Trading Dimensions, and Trading Chaos: Second Edition, which have contributed to furthering his unique trading concepts.

Williams was also well known from his many years on the speaker circuit in the 80's and 90's at trading conferences around the world with a solid group of high-level traders and colleagues such as Larry Williams and Jake Bernstein. He taught seminars throughout Europe, Asia and the United States on the trading methodology described in the three Trading Chaos books and taught in the Profitunity Home Study Course and Private Tutorials.

Bill dedicated his life to teaching and sharing his knowledge of the markets and unique methodology with others. His visionary approach lives on to enlighten and educate traders all over the world. His daughter, Justine Williams Lara, continues his legacy and passion of teaching traders the Profitunity method. He will be greatly missed in the trading community.