## Article Archive For Glenn A. Barlis

• ### Signal Processing Basics by Glenn A. Barlis

ARTICLE SYNOPSIS ...Signal Processing Basics by Glenn A. Barlis This is the second of a series of articles that examine stock price analysis using the mathematical methods of signal processing. Here you will learn about tools for detecting trends and smoothing them. In the first part of this series, I proposed a model for price time series that could be analyzed using signal processing techniques: Equation 1-1a: P = Constant + trend + cyclical components + noise or Equation 1-1b: P = c + f(t)trend + Sum[f(t)cycles ] + f(t)noise One way to view this model of price action is to think in terms of the frequen...

• ### Signal Processing Basics by Glenn Barlis

ARTICLE SYNOPSIS ...Signal Processing Basics by Glenn Barlis This is the first of a series of articles that examine stock price analysis using the mathematical methods of signal processing. These concepts will enable you to better understand popular indicators and incorporate them into your trading strategy. The mathematical methods of communication and control theory are the basis for many common technical trading methods and indicators. This series of articles will focus on the mathematical basics needed to understand indicators and will not discuss trading strategies except to illustrate the use or misuse of...

ARTICLE SYNOPSIS ...Trading Vs. Buy & Hold by Glenn A. Barlis Here's a look at the profit potential of trading compared with buy & hold. Numerous strategies for accumulating wealth through stock investments have held prominence over the years. Conventional wisdom used to be that you bought quality stocks and put them away to collect dividends and capital appreciation. The late 1960s was the heyday of growth stocks, as popularized in Adam Smith's book The Money Game. In recent years, the efficient market hypothesis, which essentially states that only average returns are possible, has become the foundation of con...

### Working Money: State Machines For Trading by Glenn Barlis 