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  • A Caffiene Jolt With Green Mountain Coffee

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Considering buying shares in Keurig Green Mountain Coffee? The monthly chart suggests this isn't a good time to buy but the weekly and daily chart suggest that it is a good time to buy. Which chart do you follow?

  • A Candlestick Strategy With Soldiers And Crows

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Traders want to get in earlier and have more frequent trading opportunities. Here are two patterns that can point you in that direction

  • A Cup Of Security With Vasco Data

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...A cup is in the making.

  • A Cup With A Dividend

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...When times are tough, look to buy a stock that pays a dividend.

  • A Cup With Handle Breakout For Fairchild

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Fairchild Semiconductor is showing good relative strength, and a recent breakout points to higher prices in the coming weeks.

  • A Cup With Handle Consolidation In Networking Stocks

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Does an October-December consolidation in the Amex Networking Index suggest more upside once a January pullback runs its course?

  • A Cup With Handle For Treasury Notes

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...A classic chart pattern suggests bullish times for bonds.

  • A Cup With Handle In Hogs

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Are hogs headed higher? This cup with handle patterns seems to suggest so.

  • A Cup With Handle In Transports

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...As crude oil breaks down, the consolidation in the Dow Jones transports hints at a move higher.

  • A New Buy Near A New High With NVLS

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Shares of Novellus have risen nearly 88% since October 4, 2011, and with a new long buy signal waiting to be triggered, the stock may see $50 sooner rather than later.

  • A Potential Cup With Handle Pattern For Brigham Exploration?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Brigham Exploration looks to be forming a cup with handle pattern but there are factors to consider when trying to confirm this.

  • A Problem With Sentiment

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...While we like to believe the crowd is always wrong, they are only wrong at extremes in the market, and these can usually only be identified in hindsight.

  • A Road Trip With Options Supertraders

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Here's a way to trade options that allows you to spend less time managing the trade and more time to go on road trips

  • A Seasonal Strategy With Leveraged ETFs

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The Halloween indicator, also known as ""Sell in May and go away,"" is a well-known seasonal strategy that investors apply to the financial markets. But it comes with its share of risk. Here is how you can use this seasonal strategy with a twist using le

  • A Session With Alex Elder by Thom Hartle

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...A Session With Alex Elder by Thom Hartle Alexander Elder, director of the Financial Trading Seminars, is no newcomer to technical analysis nor to trading. Technical Editor John Sweeney and Editor Thom Hartle interviewed Elder on July 18 of last year in

  • A trader's tale: Post-crash profits with fast action by Patrick D. Bosold

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...A trader's tale: Post-crash profits with fast action by Patrick D. Bosold For most people, commodity trading means getting on an adrenalin high at the start of the trading day, scrutinizing the markets intensely, making bold buy or sell decisions under

  • AVTR: A REIT With Potential

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...If the time to buy is when there's blood in the streets, REITs are worth looking for a splash or two.

  • Adams Golf Starts The Year With Strong Gains

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...This company gained about 20% in the first 10 trading days of 2012 and could be a buy even after that gain.

  • Adding The Human Element To Neural Nets by Jeffrey Owen Katz, Ph.D. with Donna L. McCormick

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Adding The Human Element To Neural Nets by Jeffrey Owen Katz, Ph.D., with Donna L. McCormick Is it possible to train a neural network to ""see"" the way you and I do? These Contributing Writers walk you through their research in selecting chart-based tr

Adjusting A Long Call With The Synthetic Straddle by Chris Tyler

  • Adjusting Option Trades With Bill Ladd by John Sarkett

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Adjusting Option Trades With Bill Ladd by John Sarkett Bill Ladd, a full-time, independent option trader, spent 20-some years in the pharmaceutical industry (Burroughs Wellcome, which became Glaxo Smith/Kline) as a certified internal auditor and a certi

After-Hours Trading with Victoria Wang

  • American Express Flirts With Double Top Support

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...American Express (AXP) formed a double top in 2006, but support is refusing to go quietly and the pattern has yet to be confirmed.

  • An Interview With Fund Manager Louis Navellier

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...With more than 15 years of experience behind him, Louis Navellier, founder and president of Navellier & Associates, Navellier Management, and editor of MPT Review is a well-known figure in the investment world. He makes frequent appearances on Wall $

  • An Intraday Cup With Handle

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...A test of the successful breakout from this intraday cup with handle bottom in the e-mini S&P 500 sets the stage for continued gains.

  • Analyze Volume With S&P 500 Sectors

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...When the Fed meets, the world watches. Does action in the various S&P 500 sectors show any indication of what may happen based on their supply & demand areas? Let's find out

  • Analyzing A Stock With Fundamentals

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...What do the fundamentals say about stocks?

  • Analyzing indicators with the cells method by David R. Aronson

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Analyzing indicators with the cells method by David R. Aronson Does a given technical indicator have predictive value or not? This fundamental question must be answered before using it to forecast market trends or as input to trading decisions. An intui

  • Another Bearish Omen With AUS/USD?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Markets have been giving mixed signals, but there have been some signs that a correction may be in the offing. Here is another.

  • Another Chance With Breakaway Gaps by John Crane

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Another Chance With Breakaway Gaps by John Crane Suppose you've been monitoring the market for weeks, faithfully updating your daily charts and studying your favorite indicators. The criteria for your trade are met and, at long last, a buy signal is gen

  • Apple Stock Pushed Higher With News Of Steve Jobs' Health

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Apple Inc. is a stock to watch with news about Steve Jobs' health.

  • Are You Betting With The Chips?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Looking at the daily, weekly and monthly charts for Intel Corporation [INTC] may provide some clues for future moves within the computer chip sector.

  • Are you piloting your trading with safety? by Ana Maria Wilson

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Are you piloting your trading with safety? by Ana Maria Wilson As a full-time trader of highly speculative stock and commodity options armed with a basically sound system, I'm always looking for ways to strengthen the weakest link in my trading program:

  • As Gold Stocks Peak, A Possible Short Play With UXG

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Volume is an oft-overlooked technical tool, one that traders can use to help anticipate turns in any market.

  • Aussie Dollar Index Firms With Divergence

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The Australian Dollar Index declined throughout 2005 but finally reached support. Early strength in 2006 could lead to a trend reversal.

  • Back to Basics With Quantitative Analysis by Anthony J. Macek

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Back to Basics With Quantitative Analysis by Anthony J. Macek Ever notice how we seem to want to do things the hard way? Anthony Macek, publisher of the ""Just the Facts"" newsletter, has, and he's proposed a solution to simplify our lives using quantit

  • Ballard Power Systems Struggles With Bottom

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Over the last four months this alternative energy play has tested a bottom three times. Is this third time charmed?

  • Base-Building with Lowes

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Home improvement store Lowes built the base and provided the breakout. Will a brief correction pave the way to new highs?

  • Battling The Futures With Larry Levin

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Larry Levin is president and founder of Trading Advantage, a firm specializing in trading education. Trading Advantage has made it its mission to teach students to trade online. We spoke with him about what it takes to start trading futures.

  • Beat The Dow With The Dogs Of The Dow

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Want to know how you can beat one of the broader market indexes? Here's a strategy you can follow.

  • Beat The Markets With McNeel And Lynch

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Two viewpoints, both resulting in spectacular gains.

  • Beat the Market with Cyclicals by Paul and Carole Huebotter

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...""The new Dow strategy"" outlined here is a method to pick a 10-stock portfolio to outperform both the Dow 30 and the well-known Dow dividend strategy. Take a look. by Paul and Carole Huebotter Economists maintain that the markets are too efficient for

  • Beat the market with no-load mutual funds by Gary Zin, Ph.D.

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Beat the market with no-load mutual funds by Gary Zin, Ph.D. In the past, I have invested in mutual funds based on their long-term performance, typically requiring that a fund's five-year history exceed the compounded return of Standard & Poor's 500-sto

  • Beating The Market With An Expert Trading System by Jerry Felsen

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Beating The Market With An Expert Trading System by Jerry Felsen A mathematically provable trading system (MPTS) can be defined as a trading method for which superior expected performance can be proved scientifically. I measure system performance by mea

  • Better Returns With Single-Stock Futures by Jeffrey P. Seyler

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Better Returns With Single-Stock Futures by Jeffrey P. Seyler What exactly are they, and how can we use them to our advantage? Launched on November 8, 2002, security futures products have been watched by many but traded by few. The reasons for this var

Better Trade Management With Candlesticks by Tracy Knudsen, CMT

  • Better Trading With Risk Control by Daryl Guppy

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Better Trading With Risk Control by Daryl Guppy How do you improve your trading results? Risk management, of course. Understanding how the tools of technical analysis work and how they are applied makes a big difference to your initial trading results.

  • Betting On Crude Oil, With Favorable Odds

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...On December 5, 2008, front-month crude oil closed below $41, the lowest price in nearly four and a half years. Does the bear market in oil have more downside, or is selling an out-of-the-money put a relatively safe bet?

  • Betting On Strength With ALXN

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Using a combination of fundamental and technical factors, you can spot tomorrow's high-flying stocks today.

  • Beyond The Hull With Leavitt Projections

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...They're predictive and have no lag. What are these indicators and where can you find them

  • Book Profit With Addax Petroleum

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Addax Petroleum failed to establish support at 52-week highs. Profit booking might be a wise decision at this point.

Boost Your Forex Trading Results With John Forman by J. Gopalakrishnan & B. Faber

  • Boosting Rates Of Return With Noncorrelated Systems by Richard L. Weissman

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Boosting Rates Of Return With Noncorrelated Systems by Richard L. Weissman Here's how adding noncorrelated assets within a trading system and combining noncorrelated systems can help your trading. Mechanical trading systems offer traders and risk manag

  • Bottom Fishing With Technical Indicators

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Calling a bottom is always a risky bet. But a lot of technical indicators point to higher prices ahead for Steelcase.

  • Bowing Out Gracefully With ACT

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...With the overall market teetering on the edge of a correction, it's better to look at what stocks to sell -- starting with stock leaders like ACT

  • Breaking Ranks With The Bears

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Is the market now breaking ranks with the bears? Recoveries are usually multifaceted, integrating candlestick reversal patterns, trend changes, chart patterns, indicators, moving averages, and divergences. If this is a legitimate turnaround, we should se

  • Bungee Jumping With Bunge Ltd.

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The daily chart for this largest oilseed processor in the world shows a sizeable short-term retracement.

  • Butterflying Cattle With Commodity Options

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Butterfly the strategy, not the steak!

  • Buying Puts And Calls With PROVEST by Jay Kaeppel

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Buying Puts And Calls With PROVEST by Jay Kappel The second article in this series discusses the details of the PROVEST strategy and how you can apply it to trade calls and/ or puts. As discussed in the first part of this series, several key factors sh

  • Buying With Bill Ackman

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...When a share collapses in price, should you buy it?

  • CFFN Moves Out With Double Strength

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...When Capitol Federal Financial forms similar patterns on more than one time frame, more strength is accumulated for the next directional move.

  • CISCO, Filling A Gap With A Gap

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...With a hurricane in the air, the market closed for four days, and with Cisco looking like a promising buy, if and when do you go for growth or a safer investment?

  • Calculating Interest With the Rule of 72 by Raymond Rothschild

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Calculating Interest With the Rule of 72 by Raymond Rothschild Despite the convenience these days of computers, business calculators and the like, it is often desirable to perform some calculations either mentally or using pencil and paper. After all, o

  • Calendar Spreads With Dan Sheridan by John A. Sarkett

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Stocks & Commodities V. 25:5 (18-26): Calendar Sprerads With Dan Sheridan by John A. Sarkett In the first part of a series based on a seminar on option strategies with Dan Sheridan, we take a look at calendar spreads. Options and seminars go together l

  • Call The S&P 500 With Gann And Elliott

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...When W.D. Gann passed away, he left a study full of papers containing reams of research. He earnestly believed that man's emotions were ruled by planetary and mathematical influences; the planetary research is pooh-poohed by many today as crazy, bu

  • Capitulation Confirmed With Massive Wave Of S&P 500 Component Buy Signals

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The bear market reversal in the S&P 500 appears to have some staying power. More than 40% of this index's component stocks flashed a buy signal over the past two sessions.

  • Catch The Swings With Arthur Hill

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Arthur Hill, CMT, is the senior technical analyst for StockCharts.com and an independent trader. In 1997, Hill launched TDTrader.com, a website specializing in technical analysis and swing trading. It was acquired by StockCharts.com in 1999, where today

  • Catching The Big Moves With Harry Boxer

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Harry Boxer, founder of TheTechTrader.com, has more than 45 years of Wall Street investment and technical analysis experience, including eight years on Wall Street as chief technical analyst with three brokerage firms. Boxer is a featured guest on many f

  • Chaneling With Elliott Waves Part III by Rudy Teseo

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Chaneling With Elliott Waves Part III by Rudy Teseo Project coming waves with this classic technique. Now that you are familiar with some of the many Elliott wave patterns (see parts I and II), I'll discuss a means of projecting the course of a wave in

  • Channel Surfing With Micron

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Micron Tech is bouncing higher within a rising price channel and looks headed for the lower boundary.

  • Channeling With Elliott Waves

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Elliott Wave Tutorial: Part III -- Project upcoming waves with this classic technique.

  • Charles Schwab: Make A Buck With Chuck?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The RMO swing trade system in MetaStock 11 is going long shares of Charles Schwab -- should you also be going long for the ride?

  • Chart Your Stocks With Float Charts by Steve Woods

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Stocks & Commodities V. 23:11 (20-27): Chart Your Stocks With Float Charts by Steve Woods Price is king. Volume is queen. Both live in the context of time. But is there a prince or prime minister who has been overlooked? Float charts may have the answer

  • Charting The Future With Scott Brown

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Scott Brown, president of MetaStock, has been with the company for more than 13 years, working in almost every department and playing a key role in the development of MetaStock versions 8, 9, 10, and 11. In 2013, he navigated the divestiture of MetaStock

  • Chasing The Trend With Indicators

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Previously, I discussed various types of moving averages. This time, I will discuss how to identify trends and apply indicators so you can trade successfully.

  • Chasing The Trend With Moving Averages

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...This tool is a reliable and traditional technical indicator with any number of variations.

  • Chatting With Marc Chaikin by Thom Hartle

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Chatting With Marc Chaikin - by Thom Hartle Veteran technician Marc Chaikin, senior vice president of Instinet Corp., got started in the financial industry with most fortuitous timing: He was issued his stockbroker's license the very day that the bear m

Christmas Comes Early With The DJIA by John L. Momsen

  • Clues To Market Direction With The S&P 500 Premium by Jean-Olivier Fraisse, CFA

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Clues To Market Direction With The S&P 500 Premium by Jean-Olivier Fraisse, CFA Need a clue to short-term market direction? The premium between the Standard & Poor's 500 futures and the corresponding cash index may help, provided you understand how it i

  • Colgate's Cup With Handle Bottom

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...A deep MACDH trough and a gap up above the 50-day EMA suggest higher prices ahead for the stock of this consumer noncyclical goods company.

  • Combining Andrews With Elliott Wave High by Ron Jaenisch

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Combining Andrews With Elliott Wave High by Ron Jaenisch The first concept that a student of the Elliott wave theory learns is about the five-wave structure of a move. The first concept that a student of the Andrews method learns is that prices make the

  • Combining Bollinger Bands With Candlesticks

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...It's quintessential technical analysis. Here's a simple strategy to trade with as well as an easy model for how to backtest it, putting together these two popular components of charting

  • Combining Guppy Averages With A Winning Trading System

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Filtering your trading system's output with Guppy moving averages can help keep you on the right side of most major market moves.

  • Combining P/E Ratio With Earnings Growth Rates by Pamela H. Brown and William G.S. Brown

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Combining P/E Ratio With Earnings Growth Rates by Pamela H. Brown and William G.S. Brown The price/earnings (P/E) ratio is widely used in fundamental stock analysis. It serves to normalize earnings so that stocks with widely varying earnings may be comp

  • Combining Patterns with Indicators by William Q. Smith

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Combining a technical indicator with another technical method can be the start of a viable trading system. Here's how to combine a technical indicator with a chart pattern to form one. Pattern recognition and trend-following can be combined to form a u

  • Combining Persistence With Strength

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Here's a switching technique that combines a stock's persistence and ranking strength to offer enhanced returns compared to buy & hold investing

  • Combining RSI with RSI by Peter Konne

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Optimization and stop-losses can help you minimize risks and give you better returns. ou would like to be long in a market that's trending up, but what about when the trend turns down? Do you exit and just watch from the sidelines, or do you try

  • Comcast Firms With Bullish Reversal Pattern

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...After a normal correction, Comcast shows signs of firming with a bullish reversal pattern taking shape.

  • Come Together With Starbucks

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...When Starbucks enters the political fray with the words "Come together," then the share should be looked at.

Communication with Technical Analysis

  • Compare Option Strikes With This by Tim Zurick

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Compare Option Strikes With This by Tim Zurick How do you compare options with different strikes, margin requirements, and expiration dates? Here's a tool that will help you make that decision. More bang per buck: Many businessmen will tell you that th

  • Comparing The CRB With Bonds by Jim Bianco, C.M.T.

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Comparing The CRB With Bonds by Jim Bianco, C.M.T. The Commodity Research Bureau (CRB) price index and the bond market have frequently been compared in the past because of their interrelated natures. The CRB is considered to be an indicator of inflation

  • Congestion Phase Analysis With Candlesticks by Holliston Hill Hurd

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...You can trade markets by combining congestion phase analysis with candlestick charting patterns. This technique, a form of pattern recognition, can be used to profit from stocks, commodities and futures. Holliston Hill Hurd explains. Three steps are nec

  • Conquering Your Trading Fears With Corey Rosenbloom

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Corey Rosenbloom, Cm t, is the founder of www.afraidtotrade.com, a website dedicated to helping traders overcome their trading fears through education, and is the author of The Complete Trading Course (John Wiley & Sons, 2011), which outlines how to

  • Continuation Triangles With Fibonacci Targets

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Triangles should continue the trend in motion.

  • Convincing Break Higher With USO

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...It's been a long, slow grind higher for USO, but the recent weekly breakout looks to be very convincing.

  • Cooking Up Trades With Adam Grimes

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Adam Grimes has two decades of experience in the industry as a trader, analyst and system developer. Grimes started trading in agricultural commodities and futures. He then moved to currency futures, stock index futures, and individual stocks. His tradin

  • Create Your Trading System With John Wang by J. Gopalakrishnan and B. Faber

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Create Your Trading System With John Wang by J. Gopalakrishnan and B. Faber John Wang received his bachelor's degree in chemical physics from University of Sciences and Technologies of China (Ustc), his master's degree in quantum chemistry from Zhongsha

  • Creating Indicators With Physics by John F. Ehlers

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Creating Indicators With Physics by John F. Ehlers Do we limit words or do words limit us? As Stocks & Commodities contributor John Ehlers opines, we can't really describe market activity with terms now used in the technical trading field. He suggests a

  • Creating charts with Lotus by John O'Donahue

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Creating charts with Lotus by John O'Donahue Those who have used a personal computer for technical analysis of the markets probably are familiar with Lotus 1-2-3, and recognize what a powerful tool it can be. It is particularly good for evaluating new i

  • Creative System Design With Roman Bogomazov

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Where better to learn technical analysis and trading than a university with courses specializing in the subject? Roman Bogomazov is a trader and an educator, an adjunct professor at Golden Gate University (GGU) in San Francisco, where he coordinates tech

  • Cross-Market Evaluations With Normalized Average True Range by John Forman

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Stocks & Commodities V. 24:5 (60-63): Cross-Market Evaluations With Normalized Average True Range by John Forman This technique can be useful to longer-term traders for comparing tradables. Like Bollinger Bands, the average true range (ATR) indicator f

  • Cup (Of Sugar) With Handle

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The year-to-date consolidation in sugar futures could be hinting at more historic highs to come.

  • Cup With Handle Becomes Diamond

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...A failed breakout sets up a diamond consolidation in the Dow transports.

  • Cup With Handle Bottoms

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Both the Gold Bugs Index and Philly Gold and Silver suggest that gold stocks are on their way up.

  • Cup With Handle On Grant Prideco

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The formation of a cup with handle pattern indicates that the price of this oil-drilling pipes manufacturer will probably continue to rise.

  • Currency Investment With Tactical Trading by John Beatty

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Currency Investment With Tactical Trading by John Beatty Foreign currency deposit accounts -- for German Deutschemarks, British pounds and so forth--are not routinely available in the cities and towns of the United States. In fact, before January 1989, fe

  • Cyclical analysis of stock prices with astrology by Robert S. Kimball

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Cyclical analysis of stock prices with astrology by Robert S. Kimball Over the past four years I have participated in a research project that has sought to test the validity of a rather controversial and unorthodox approach to cyclical analysis. The pri

  • Dancin' With Mr. D(ollar)

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Support at the 50-week EMA and successive closes above the 10-week EMA point to higher prices in the greenback.

  • Day Trading With Stochastics by John F. Kepka

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Day Trading With Stochastics by John F. Kepka I have been using the Stochastics oscillator ""K"" and ""%D"" for well over a year (RE: May and Sep 1984 issues of Technical Analysis of Stocks & Commodities magazine). I use Stochastics, (in conjunction wit

  • Daytrading The E-Mini With Point & Figure by Eugene Steele

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Daytrading The E-Mini With Point & Figure by Eugene Steele Here's a look at how you can trade the e-mini with a classic charting technique. Point & figure charting has been largely ignored as a tool for daytrading, but it is actually one of the most po

  • Daytrading With Market Value by Donald L. Jones

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Stocks & Commodities V. 23:5 (16-23): Daytrading With Market Value by Donald L. Jones Markets are complex, self-regulating, and driven by feedback. The message is clear: Decipher the feedback to understand your market. How can you understand the market

  • Daytrading With Night Volume

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Can the night session trading volume give you a hint as to what the market will do when the market opens? Here's one perspective

  • Daytrading With On-Balance Volume by D.W. Davies

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Daytrading With On-Balance Volume by D.W. Davies Where is the smart money going? Here's how you can find out. On-balance volume (OBV) is a momentum indicator that relates price change to volume. It has proven itself over and over again as an important

  • Daytrading With The NYSE Tick Indicator

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Studying the movements on the tick indicator will help you understand what is really going on.

Daytrading With Volatility by Mark Hodge

  • Dealing with Change by Adrienne Laris Toghraie

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Dealing with Change by Adrienne Laris Toghraie Change is a part of life, and for a trader, it can be a problem or an opportunity. Here's how a trader can make sure it's not a problem. In recent times, I have received countless calls from floor traders

  • Dealing with conflict Part 2 by Van K. Tharp, Ph.D.

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Dealing with conflict Part 2 by Van K. Tharp, Ph.D. ""I have an elaborate computer system, on-line market quotes direct from the major exchanges, and a program that gives me distinct buy-sell signals. I know that if I followed those signals, I'd make mo

  • Dealing with conflict by Van K. Tharp, Ph.D.

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Dealing with conflict by Van K. Tharp, Ph.D. Emotional conflict is one of the most significant problems that most traders (or people) have to deal with in their lives. Yet explaining what it is or how it occurs is not easy. What follows is an interview

  • Defining Stock Trends With The RSI

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The relative strength index (RSI) is considered an indicator to apply when markets are range-bound. But here's one way you can use the RSI to identify intermediate- and long-term trends in the equity markets.

  • Determining Who Has Control With Price

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Price can be as crazy, but if you know how to determine who has control of price, you'll know what direction to trade in despite volatile price action.

  • Developing A Model With Auction Market Theory by Donald L. Jones

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Developing A Model With Auction Market Theory by Donald L. Jones Here's an intraday trading model that uses auction market theory. A tenet of auction market theory is the unpredictability of the markets. An auction market model is built from market kno

  • Developing Discipline With Daily Debriefing by Van K. Tharp, Ph.D.

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Stocks & Commodities V. 25:1 (50-53): Developing Discipline With Daily Debriefing by Van K. Tharp, Ph.D. It is easy to design a system that will produce annual returns of 100% or more. Trading the system so you will get those returns is not so easy. Her

  • Developing Systems With a Rule-Based Approach by Jeffrey Owen Katz

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Developing Systems With a Rule-Based Approach by Jeffrey Owen Katz This month, Katz discusses a trading system he developed using a rule-based approach. Previously, I explored the development of simple rule-based trading systems. Specifically, I looke

  • Digene's Cup With Handle

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...A correction from Digene's April rally looks to have helped complete a bullish cup with handle in DIGE.

  • Discovering Market Tops With Fibonacci Extensions

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...See how major peaks could be found months, or years, in advance.

  • Doing The Wave With Jeffrey Kennedy

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Jeffrey Kennedy is chief commodity analyst at Elliott Wave International (EWI). With more than 20 years of experience as an analyst and trader, he writes and edits Futures Junctures, a premier forecasting package that focuses on Elliott wave analysis of

  • Double Double With JP Morgan Chase

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...JP Morgan Chase has shown a double bottom. Is it a buy?

  • Downside Protection With Double-Digit Returns by John Manley

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Downside Protection With Double-Digit Returns by John Manley This strategy has potential for double-digit returns with a large built-in hedge. Current market conditions have set up a unique opportunity to build a conservative portfolio that will profit

  • Empowering Traders With The Russell 2000 by Gail Mercer

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Ever thought of trading the Russell 2000? Here's how retail traders could benefit from trading this index. New traders are drawn to the emini Standard & Poor's 500 like bees to honey. Go into any live trading room and chances are that the mo

  • End Of Day Trading With Double Bottoms

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Trading With The Heikin-Ashi Candlestick Oscillator by Sylvain Vervoort

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  • Trading With Trendlines

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Trading With Volume Profile by Sam Whitehill

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  • Trend Tracking With Elliott Wave

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  • Trend-Following With The ADX by Martin Boot

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  • With JP Morgan Chase, Is Big Money Dumping Big Bank Stocks?

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  • With Man Or Machine, Which Trades More Effectively?

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  • With Motorola, Sloppy Topping Presents Trading Opportunity

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...In a down market, short trades offer profits to offset the losing long trades.

  • With RMO Sell Signals, Current Selloff To Continue

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  • With Rubicon Minerals, More Gains Possible

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  • With Russell 2000, Fibonacci Time Zone Nails Turn

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  • With Shares Of Twitter Nearing Support Is It Time To Give It A Second Look?

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  • With Tesoro, Buy The Strongest Stocks On The Dips?

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  • With The Transports, Resistance In Multiple Time Frames

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  • With Urban Outfitters, A Pop Due Before Christmas?

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  • With Wilder's ParaSar System, Simpler Is Better

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