Chase Taylor

Chase Taylor

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Chase Taylor is the Founder and Editor of Pinecone Macro Research. He is a prominent macro trader and strategist who did not come from Wall Street, but from the military. He takes great pride in being a self-taught macro thinker and practitioner. Taylor utilizes the analytical techniques he learned in the intelligence community and combines them with a unique focus on history and nature to create a distinctive macro framework. He blends technical analysis, fundamental changes, and the power of narratives and reflexivity to discover asymmetric investments.


  • Taylor started in the Air Force working on B-1 Bombers.
  • He spent most of his career as a geospatial intelligence analyst, working on strategic and tactical intelligence problem sets.
  • He also worked in acquisitions at a research laboratory focused on rocket propulsion.