Advance Decline Line For Swing Trading

Different Approach To Stock Market Trend Analysis When traders first start out they typically follow the standard approach to stock market trend analysis. Most traders rely on basic indicators such as moving averages and oscillators to determine if the stock market is trending, how strong the current trend is and whether or not the market […]

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Simple Trading Strategies – The 2X Inside Day Strategy

Don’t Make Simple Trading Strategies Complicated One thought that many traders consistently obsess over is how to create simple trading strategies that offer the lowest risk and the highest reward. I can relate to this because I used to go through this type of thought process myself several years ago. I always thought about ways […]

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4 Principles Of Trading Momentum

From Charles Dow, Robert Rhea, and Richard Schabacker – all early pioneers of stock market technical analysis – four driving principles of market dynamics have endured the test of time and still guide technical trading decisions across all time frames. Each of the following principles can be quantified mathematically and most (if not all) mechanical […]

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What’s The Best Swing Trading Methods?

The Best Swing Trading Methods One of the questions I get asked quite frequently by students is to tell them my best swing trading methods for  short term trading; they want to know the Holy Grail.  Unfortunately, there is no secret formula to swing trading or any type of trading for that matter. Trading is […]

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Are You an Options Buyer or an Options Seller?

Often times when traders first begin trading options, they have a difficult time deciding whether or not they should be buying options or selling them instead. With stocks, you are limited to buying and selling shares. But with options, you have calls, puts, combination spreads and to make things more confusing; different strike prices and expiration […]

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Learn Technical Analysis – The Right Way

It’s Not Difficult To Learn Technical Analysis Strategies During the last two days I presented basic techniques for beginners who want to learn technical analysis trading strategies. More specifically I focused on my favorite indicator the Exponential Moving Average or EMA for short. The first day I covered the basics of the indicator and demonstrated […]

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MACD Chart Divergence Analysis

Learn MACD Chart Divergence Tactics The last few days I focused on demonstrating the different parts of the MACD indicator so that you would become familiar with MACD and more importantly less intimidated when analyzing MACD chart patterns. Most beginners have difficulty learning the MACD because it’s made up of several parts that interact with […]

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Identifying High Probability Breakout Stocks

Highest Probability Patterns For Breakout Stocks Finding breakout stocks is both an art and a science. Traders rely on visual analysis as well as technical indicators to help them find high probability set ups that produce less false breakout signals. Today I’m going to show you a few patterns that are currently setting up in […]

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High Probability Chart Patterns To Watch

How To Choose The Best Chart Patterns Today I want to discuss a few different chart patterns that beginners should focus on when they first start out day trading. Many traders start out with what I call indicator fascination and delve into advanced analysis methods that can confuse them and often times discourage them from […]

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Swing Trading Tactics – Lagging and Leading Indicators

Swing Trading Tactics That Work In The Real World Today I want to discuss some swing trading tactics that actually work in the real world. I was browsing a trading forum a few days ago, trying to find out topics that people may be interested in and saw one comment about moving average indicators being […]

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