Archive for the ‘Futures Trading’ Category

Bear Market Rally or Start of Bullish Market

Sunday, November 6th, 2011

Over the last few weeks the Market has rallied from its summer lows. The question on everyone’s mind right now is, could this really be a breakout Bullish run to the end of the year or is this just another Bear Market rally. Every time the Market gets ahead, it takes a giant step backward. Right now it is hard to make the call. (more…)

Stock Trading Using Fractal Analytics

Tuesday, October 25th, 2011

Many traders believe that Stock Market prices are strictly random in nature. Although prices appear to be random to the naked eye, they do in fact follow a distinct pattern, known as a trend. The key to trading successfully is being able to identify the trend from the outset. One way is through the use of “Fractal Geometry.” (more…)

A Complete Trading System Versus Technical Indicators

Sunday, April 10th, 2011

Trading professionals, whether they are of the day trader variety (entering and exiting a trade in the same day) or swing trader variety (remaining in a trade overnight) are always trying to find the direction and magnitude of the Market’s trend. In their search, they purchase countless technical indicators. Virtually all of these indicators claim to offer High Probability Signals. Trading in this fashion is known as a Predictive Trading Model. (more…)

Futures Trading — Could It Be Your Next Form Of Employment

Wednesday, April 6th, 2011

For those of you unfamiliar with trading Futures, let’s get you acquainted. Even those of you seasoned professionals, hold on … you may just hear something new. (more…)

Republicans Never Change

Tuesday, March 15th, 2011

All the efforts made to enact the Dodd-Frank bill last year are being undermined by the Republicans this year. But the pieces of the legislation they want to repeal are the exact problems that caused hundreds of thousands of small investors to be scammed in 2008. (more…)

Dow Breaks Below Its 50 Day Moving Average

Tuesday, March 15th, 2011

The Dow has not dipped below its 50 day moving average due to the Japanese earthquake disaster.
Since its high in February at 12,400, the Dow has continued to drop down. (more…)

Nasdaq Makes a Hostile Bid For the New York Stock Exchange

Tuesday, March 15th, 2011

Nasdaq is making a hostile bid for the NYSE Euronext (NYX.N) to keep the NYSE in America. The Wall Street Journal reported on Monday that the offer is coming. (more…)

General Electric Hit by Japanese Meltdown

Tuesday, March 15th, 2011

General Electric Co. shares fell 9% with Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant meltdown. Here’s the problem, and how GE may be culpable. GE designed the plant’s reactors. According to Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan., there has been a “substantial” radiation leak. The Wall Street Journal stated that GE is ready to give technical assistant to the Japanese government and has has engineers on standby in a Wilmington, N.C., command center. (more…)

Why The SEC Went After Gupta

Monday, March 14th, 2011

Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) went ahead with its insider trading case against Rajat Gupta. Why? Because of his status as a sitting board member on several public companies. (more…)

Wither Microsoft?

Sunday, November 7th, 2010

OK, last week Bill Gates sold off a bunch of MS stock. Now I see Steve Ballmer sells $1.3 billion in shares.

So is this just some end of year profit taking, or something more dire?