The Penny Stock Millionaire – Tim Sykes
Play • 56 min

He turned $12,000 into $7 million... Tim Sykes started trading stocks when he was a teenager. By age 22, he was a self-made millionaire. But instead of living a luxurious lifestyle, he leverages his earnings to do good. Today, he trades penny stocks, teaches aspiring investors, and assists various charities through social media outreach. Sykes discusses his trading strategy and philanthropy with host Charles Mizrahi.

Topics Discussed:

  • An Introduction to Tim Sykes (00:00:00)
  • Turning Thousands Into Millions (00:6:03)
  • Trading Discipline (00:08:09)
  • Fighting Misinformation (00:14:16)
  • A Foundation for Education (00:18:44)
  • Creating Millionaires (00:25:55)
  • Leveraging Resources for Good (00:33:40)
  • A Connected World (00:45:48)

Guest Bio:

Before he graduated high school, Tim Sykes turned $12,000 of bar mitzvah money into $125,000. Since then, he's earned close to $7 million in profits — all from trading. In addition to being a penny stock trader, Skyes teaches aspiring investors how to follow his trading strategies and make money. To date, 21 of his students have become millionaires.

Philanthropy has also played a major role in Sykes’ life. He continuously donates his earnings to charities across the world and helps them gain exposure through social media and film. Sykes also started his own charity — Karmagawa — which supports education, the environment and animals.

Resources Mentioned:

·      An American Hedge Fund


·      Karmagawa

Don't Forget To... 


Subscribe to Charles' Alpha Investor newsletter today: 

More episodes
Clear search
Close search
Google apps
Main menu