Larry Wachtel, 77, a radio stock market analyst in metropolitan New York for 30 years, died Monday, Dec. 2, 2007 at the age of 77.Wachtel gave daily stock market commentary on AM news radio station WINS from 1972 to 2005. Wachtel had a heavy Brooklyn accent and a trademark sign-off: “gather those rosebuds.”

Wachtel is survived by his wife of 47 years, a son and two grandchildren.