The Trend

Why the MACD is an Essential Technical Analysis Tool

We’re often told that technical analysis is a waste of time.

Traders are often told to ignore it altogether.

“Technical analysis is fundamentally flawed,” says Forbes.

“Technical analysis is stupid,” blared The Motley Fool.

But it’s just not true. In fact, technical analysis is just as important as fundamental analysis.

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Trade Stocks With Lightspeed at 4 A.M.

In recent years, technology trends have led to widespread changes in financial markets. The vast amount of trading volume across assets now takes place on electronic trading platforms and the markets are increasingly accessible nearly around the clock.

Last month, Nasdaq OMX Group announced plans to open its pre-market trading session at 4 a.m. Previously, pre-market trading on Nasdaq began at 7 a.m. Eastern time. The new trading hours were implemented on Nasdaq in March.

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Candlestick Patterns: The Secret to Wealth from a Rice Trader

Munehia Homma was never your typical trader.

Few have been as influential or accurate.

But what he added to the art of technical analysis would change the way we look at charts altogether. What’s most interesting is that...

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The Red Dog Reversal

If I could teach every new trader just one technical analysis strategy, it would be the Red Dog Reversal. It is my preferred method for identifying countertrend moves in oversold or overbought stocks, indexes, and ETFs.

Many traders, particularly beginners, are way too aggressive in calling tops and bottoms. The problem is they typically don’t have any real rationale. They’re basically just saying “I’ve got a feeling!” They might as well be at a roulette wheel in Las Vegas.

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High Close Doji Trigger: A Powerful Trading Combination using Pivot Points and Candle Chart Patterns

There are many trading methods one can employ to actively trade, including various mechanical trading systems and manual trading tactics. The constant changing of market conditions can require system traders to adapt and update the parameters for the trading decisions. I often prefer the hands on visual approach which is more of a manual method while employing mechanical risk management techniques. The visual approach is aided by the use of candle charts. The drawback is that one must have a basic understanding of this form of charting to begin with. The upside is once you learn the basics, a new meaning of how markets act may be revealed to you.

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Trade Futures Using Orderflow & Volume Profile

Let’s keep this short, sweet and to the point. No one wants to make trading harder than it already is. You may be a day trader, swing trader or investor and you may dabble in Futures, Forex or Stocks depending on your preference.

Regardless of your past trading experiences or success, what we’re going to show you in this short video is going to change the way you look at the markets forever. You will learn how to use a tool that makes Orderflow and volume easy to trade. You will get a free trial for our software and trade room, and we will make day trading and swing-trading a simple process for you.

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