Dr. Thomas Carr (aka “Dr. Stoxx”) is the Founder, CEO and Chief Market Strategist for IXTHYS, and the author of The IXTHYS Letter.  Dr. Carr has been active in the markets since 1996.  In 2002, he launched his first market letter, “The Trend Trade Letter.”  Its success led to additional market letters, webinars, manuals, private coaching,  and a managed accounts service.  Along the way Dr. Carr authored 3 bestselling books on the stock market, all published by McGraw-Hill and translated into Chinese, Korean  and Japanese.  Dr. Carr was also a tenured professor and Department Chair for 18 years and has a great love for teaching.

Dr. Carr lives on the Emerald Coast of Florida and in addition to giving stock market advice, enjoys reading, triathlon training, church activities, writing, traveling, boating, and spending time with his wife, Ina, and three children.


IXTHYS is Greek for “fish.” The fish symbol was used by early Christians as a means of identifying themselves during times of intense persecution.  As a metaphor, “fish” can mean sustenance, provision and livelihood.  IXTHYS, the company, is both an investment advisory service and a Personal Finance System™ designed by Dr. Carr.  IXTHYS publishes the monthly IXTHYS Letter.  The IXTHYS Personal Finance System™ is a comprehensive program designed to help everyone get out of debt, steward their finances, invest wisely, maximize income and build lasting wealth. The program helps with stock investment advice with Christian finance principles at the forefront.

“Remember the Lord your God, for it is He Who gives you the ability to gain wealth, so that the covenant made with your fore-fathers may be confirmed.” – Deuteronomy 8:18