TECH TALK

Mark Sebastian

Mark Sebastian

OptionPit.com

SPX and VIX Trading

Jim Cramer calls me his ‘VIX GUY’ because when he has VIX questions I have the answers.  It’s not that I am super smart or some sort of mathematician, it’s because I had the opportunity to trade at the firm that rolled out the product. 

Being in close proximity to the brains behind the index helped me learn the ins and outs of the product,  just like if I was a ball boy for a baseball team,  or a student manager for a basketball team.  This is why I can confidently say that understand the VIX is not that hard, and using it might be even easier than understanding it. 

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Roger Scott

Roger Scott

WealthPress.com

Hunting for Short-Term Pullbacks

One of my all-time favorite indicators is the RSI Oscillator, which stands for relative strength index. The RSI is classified as a momentum oscillator, measuring the velocity and magnitude of directional price movements.  

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Steve Primo

Steve Primo

ProTraderStrategies.com

How I Trade the Eminis

Hello, my name is Steven Primo and I have been actively trading the markets for over 41 years now.

In this article, I will share with you two highly powerful but simple edges that have literally sustained me throughout my trading career.

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Geoffrey A. Smith

Geoffrey A. Smith

DTItrader.com

How to Capitalize on the Opening Bell

The past 30 years have seen great advances in charts.  In 1987, only brokers had charts, unless you took the pain staking task of drawing them out yourself. In the 1990's we had the internet boom which made attaining charts much easier but many were end of day.  Toward the late '90's trading platforms supplied charts and the chart boom began. 

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Adrian Manz

Adrian Manz

TraderInsight.com

The Two Standard Deviation Opening Gap Method

Gaps in stock prices occur frequently and there are many theories about how to or if you should trade them. Many traders pay special attention to “opening gaps” — the move from the previous day’s close to today’s open — as a guide for intraday trades.

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Rob Booker

Rob Booker

Robcoin.com

How I Set Up Trades from the 4 Hour Charts

Some of my best trades lately have been off the longer-term charts - well, longer term for me. That means the 4hr or the daily charts. For some of you, the 4 hour charts might seem like short-term. But for me - that’s super long - I’m usually actively trading from the 1 minute charts!

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Vince Vora

Vince Vora

TradingWins.com

An Easy Strategy for Trading Volatile Markets

In this video, I am going to show you how to deploy an easy to use strategy that works in any market, and in any time frame. In fact, it also works quite well with Options. It is purely based on technical analysis, and not on fundamentals.

This strategy is based on the Guppy Multiple Moving Average (GMMA), which identifies changing trends by combining two groups of moving averages with differng time periods. The term gets its name from Daryl Guppy, an Australian trader who is credited with the indicator's development.

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Mohan Wolfe

Mohan Wolfe

DayTradersAction.com

6 Essential Ingredients for Winning at Stock Index Trading

After trading the futures markets for 25 years, there are a few things that are certain. Trading futures is a high risk business, and like all trading it will require your full application of skill in the areas of research, practice and live “in the trenches” trading to gain experience and realize success. The rewards can be tremendous if you apply yourself fully to learning the key ingredients described in this article.

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Steven Place

Steven Place

InvestingWithOptions.com

How to Gain an Edge with the Moon Setup

Tired of Being Chopped Up To Death?

Tell me if you’ve heard of this. You’ve put in the work. You found your favorite stock, double-checked the fundamentals, triple-checked your favorite technical indicator…

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