WEEKLY SPOTLIGHT

Stephen W. Bigalow

Stephen W. Bigalow

CandlestickForum.com

High Profit Candlestick Signals and Patterns

As long as buyers and sellers have been trading the markets, two predominant sentiments have been in play: fear and greed. Centuries ago, Japanese rice traders developed the candlestick method to graphically depict trader sentiment. It has worked successfully for hundreds of years, and still works today. Candlestick analysis can help you make better trading decisions about investor sentiment in the markets. There are 50-60 signals to learn, but eight of the most successful candlestick signals will be discussed in this lesson.

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Jerremy Newsome

Jerremy Newsome

RealLifeTrading.com

Real Life Trading Fall Portfolio 2016: Second Edition

If you look at this wager I made a few months ago, I was anticipating the move we've been getting in the markets. As the wager stands, I was about 16 hours too late on my prediction, meaning I will have to get that mohawk. Haha, but hey, that's fine. I don't have a boss that can fire me.

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Richard Hoppe

Richard Hoppe

ITRAC.com

Machine Recognition in Finance-Features and Indicators

Recent advancements in machine learning have demonstrated that the market can be timed with enough accuracy to significantly improve the returns relative to the “buy and hold” strategy. We will demonstrate a way to accomplish this, by uncovering proprietary “black box” software and systems. This software (see ITRAC.com) has been used by large international banks and financial institutions to direct trading.  We present and discuss the main concepts, approaches and algorithm below.

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Greg Weitzman

Greg Weitzman

TheTradingZone.com

How to Use Market Profile to Trade Futures

If you actively day trade the futures markets, specifically the ES, NQ, TF, CL, 6E and other popular futures markets, then this chapter is for you. You will learn about using the TradingZone method with Market Profile. This chapter will also focus on bridging the mechanics of trading with the human elements of trading. Most traders get into the technical side of trading without taking into consideration that trading is an emotional business.

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Larry Gaines

Larry Gaines

PowerCycleTrading.com

The Most Lucrative Options Trading Tool the Pros Use

Ask yourself this, “What if you could add a free, simple, but powerful tool that can gave you a winning edge to generate a consistent trading income”? A tool that can significantly increase your probability of winning trades?

That is why I am offering you a very powerful tool for free that you can start using today. If you are already using this tool and know how to use it, I hope to be able to further your knowledge and thus your use of it with this guide, so you can become a better trader…an expert trader!

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Matt Buckley

Matt Buckley

TopGunOptions.com

Combat Trade Planning

The most important trading floor for any trader, individual or professional, is the five-inch trading floor between his or her ears.  Having the proper mind-frame and controlling emotions is critical to making good decisions under the pressure of the markets and, ultimately, to trading success. It all comes down to Discipline.  We need to know why we are getting in, when to stay in and when to get out of a trade.  At Top Gun Options a quality trade plan is the foundation for our disciplined execution in every trade.

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Andrew Keene

Andrew Keene

AlphaShark.com

Trading Big Money Breakouts Using the Ichimoku Cloud

The Ichimoku Cloud is a technical indicator I first encountered while traveling through Asia in 2006. Talking shop with other traders I met on my travels, I quickly realized that this ‘Cloud’ they kept referring to was different from any other indicator I had ever used. I was also surprised at how simple and intuitive the Cloud was to use. While it may look confusing at first, the Ichimoku Cloud is actually one of the simplest indicators to use. Before we can approach the actual applications of the Cloud, let’s discuss what the Cloud actually is.

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Roger Scott

Roger Scott

MarketGeeks.com

Short-Term Stock Trading Strategies

 Both The RSI And Stochastic Can Help You Create Profitable Short-term Stock Trading Strategies

I typically receive dozens of emails from traders who are just starting out asking me for help in creating short-term stock trading strategies. A few weeks ago I demonstrated a strategy using the RSI indicator; I received several emails from readers asking me to explain the difference between the RSI Indicator and the Stochastic Indicator.

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Richard Lepis

Richard Lepis

AheadOfTheChartsTrading.com

5 Things You Must Know to Day Trade Like a Market Maker

It is no surprise that we are in a time of financial uncertainty. The Fed has been kicking the can down the road with regards to interest rates, the stock market has been reaching all-time highs, and lest we forget, we have a major presidential election mere weeks away.  As a trader, we want to be able to take advantage of this uncertainty and its attendant volatility, trading the market long and short, adapting to the strategies used by smart money in the market. 

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