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shift gears constantly. Stay ahead of the curve, learn to
act quickly and capitalize on fresh trading
Bilateral Trade Setups
Overcome directional bias and let the price action tell
you which way to go.
Exploring Market Physics
Price movement follows natural physical laws. Learn how
to profit from these powerful hidden forces.
Pattern Cycles: Declines - Reversals - Tops - Highs - Trends - Breakouts - Bottoms
Syllabus from the live presentation at the National
Online Trading Expo in New York City.
Scanning Tips and Techniques
Train your eyes to look at charts this way the next time
you do your market homework.
The Profitable Trader
Personal discipline is the one thing you can't learn
sitting in an audience.
Trading Execution Zone
A pattern is only as good as the price action that
Trading with Stage Analysis
What if you could just glance at a chart, and find good
20 Golden Rules for Traders
Add these simple rules to your daily trading and build
20 Rules for Effective Trade
It's easier to find good stocks than to trade them for a
20 Rules to Stop Losing Money
The best way to start making money is to stop losing it!
and tops have the highest reward:risk ratios of all
short-term trades. But it's still very easy to miss your
opportunity. Use these informative strategies to locate
outstanding entry points.
& Eve & Adam
Learn two variations of the double bottom that get you in
at the lowest risk.
Adam & Eve Tops
Use this classic topping formation to identify profitable
The development of three descending highs and a
horizontal floor often sets the stage for a major
Lowdown on Bottoms
There are many variations on the theme, including rounded
bottoms, triple bottoms and V-bottoms.
Use the Big W to trade your way through major reversals.
break down, they display common characteristics over and
over again. Identify the current phase of the decline and
position yourself to capitalize on the panic of the
Anticipating a Selloff
How You Could Have Seen ImClone's Implosion Coming.
5 Wave Declines
Declines are not chaotic events. Look for the orderly
1-2-3-Drop-Up in corrective movements.
The fearful crowd provides a rich source for profits on
trades initiated during corrections and declines.
Surviving Bear Markets
Most players wrongly believe that profits will continue
in a major decline as long as they just flip their long
strategies upside down.
Common Pitfalls of Selling Short
The bear market will end when Joe Sixpack quits his job
so he can sell short for a living.
technical tools will get you into good trades and keep
you out of bad ones. Use these powerful indicators and
tools to cross-verify the message of your chart pattern.
Bollinger Bands Tactics
Use Bollinger Band strategy to pinpoint major swing
reversals and breakouts.
Five Fibonacci Tricks
Add these Fib twists and turns to your toolbox, and apply
them to your next trade.
Fun with Fibonacci
Fibonacci numbers consistently mark hidden support and
Moving Average Crossovers
Add the Golden Cross and Death Cross to your trading
Should we run for the hills because a market is
overbought, or load up the boat because it's oversold?
Effective manipulation of time is a critical skill for
long term trading success.
Magic numbers, astrological dates and prayer wheels have
all been enlisted in the search for that elusive trading
|FINDING THE EDGE
movement breaks the rules, it could be emitting a very
strong signal. Here's what to look for when you're
expecting the unexpected.
Clear Air identifies price levels where volatility should
spike sharply. Use these zones to execute high-reward,
Attention to loss is a sign of trading experience.
Attention to gain is a sign of trading immaturity.
Effective Market Timing
Folks believe chart-reading automatically leads to
profitable trading. This isn't true.
Most traders don't have an exit plan, whether their
positions are turning a profit or going down in flames.
Greed and Fear
Learn to take advantage of destructive crowd behavior
driven by greed or fear.
Trading is an odds game, in which anything can happen at
The best trade may be in the opposite direction from the
one that you're planning.
Playing Failed Failures
Modern markets try to burn everyone through rinse jobs
before they launch definable trends.
through key support or resistance signal price movement
that will likely persist for some time. Use these key
trend and breakout patterns to capture large pieces of
A market starts rising when it stops falling. Hidden in
the final twists and turns of long bottoms, new uptrends
go unnoticed by the crowd.
Catch The Dow and Elliott Waves
Dow Theory hasn't missed a beat in over 100 years. So
what does Charlie Dow have to offer modern traders?
False Breakouts and Whipsaws
Breakouts occur in zones of conflict. Both bulls and
bears are very passionate at these turning points.
Morning Gap Strategies
Having trouble with those irritating morning gaps? You're
The Gap Primer
Old traders' wisdom advises that gaps get filled.
However, some gaps never fill.
Trend, Direction and Timing
Learn what to look for before you commit your capital.
Add Elliott Wave Theory to your chart analysis and
discover a new world of trading opportunities.
Hone your pattern trading skills with a fresh look at
this classic formation.
Cycles and Tactics
face intense competition and hidden traps set by
insiders. Avoid common intraday pitfalls and make market
cycles work in your favor.
3-D Trade Execution
Use multiple time frame pattern analysis to identify
profitable intraday trade setups.
The bid/ask spread reveals underlying supply and demand
on the ticker tape.
Pullback Day Trading
Learn to step in front of other day traders on intraday
Tale of the Tape
The years you spent studying technical analysis may not
make you a good trader.
Learn the subtle skills of tape reading and understand
the ways that insiders manipulate the markets.
Stocks at new
highs display unique momentum characteristics that can
persist for months. Jump on the momentum bandwagon but
minimize the considerable risks when you do.
Mastering The Momentum Trade
Momentum trading can be mastered. Three disciplines will
break destructive habits and reprogram trading for
Minimize the risks of momentum trading by tuning your
positions to the hidden action-reaction cycles of dynamic
Use the Rule of Alternation to measure opportunity as
stocks rally to new highs.