Commander Rydell, in addition to writing for Seeking Alpha, trades stocks using mostly fundamental and value based approaches. Commander Rydell holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Rider University where he majored in business with an emphasis on investments and financial analysis. Currently, I work as a high level sales professional for a Fortune 500 company. My investment experience covers over twenty years. I've traded and invested during the dot com boom, recessions and bull markets. In addition, I work with a lot of large private investor groups to do deep due diligence on companies including directly communicating with the management team and conducting on-site visits and research.