Austin Hatley is an experienced financial writer and contributor to StreetAuthority Insider. An accountant by training, Austin has spent copious amounts of time analyzing the financial statements of public companies as an auditor for PricewaterhouseCoopers. Before joining StreetAuthority, he also worked as an economic researcher for a local development agency and a business development analyst for an alternative energy company. Austin holds a degree in economics from the University of Texas and he's currently completing his master's in accounting at Texas State University. When he isn't following the markets, Austin enjoys playing golf and watching football.

Analyst Articles

And so it begins… As the clock struck midnight Monday, Congress failed to reach an agreement on a short-term budget resolution. As a result, for the first time in 17 years, the United States has entered a shutdown, and thousands of government employees have been furloughed. Depending on how long… Read More

Things are turning around for one of the largest companies in the world… After falling 11% in the first half of September, Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) has rebounded from its monthly low of $450 a share. Before the rally, shares of Apple were down due to market concern that demand for… Read More