When Munehia Homma first created candlestick charts in they 1700s, they were meant strictly to track and profit from the rice trade.
He’d record the opening day’s price of rice, the low and the close. And over time, he’d begin to see price patterns in his recordings, mapping out repetitive signals in the price bars. He’d soon give them names, like spinning tops, and hanging man.Read More
2018 and 2019 will go down in history as one of the most volatile periods on record. Coronavirus fears are sending volatility through the roof in 2020.
But believe it or not, one of the most consistent ways to make money on the market is by trading excessive fear, as dictated by the Volatility Index.Read More
If you truly want to make money in the markets, pay attention to fear and greed.
Remember, most investors are irrational. They buy because everyone else is. They sell because everyone else does. And in doing so, they send stocks up, or even down far too much. If you can spot those very overreactions, you can do very well in the markets.Read More
The Parabolic Stop and Reverse (SAR), commonly known as Parabolic SAR is a trend following indicator that highlights current price direction.
It also provides entry and exit signals as well with dotted lines.Read More
Buy low and sell high.
In other words, buy when a stock is in the dumps, and sell it at a peak.
It’s the best investment advice ever given. The problem is most people do the exact opposite. They sell low. Then, they buy high. They just sucked into the psychology and begin to trade on raw emotion instead of basing decisions on rational thought.Read More
One of the best ways to improve your trading is to experiment.
It’s how I found that a combination of Bollinger Bands (2,20), MACD, relative strength (RSI), Williams’ %R, and Money Flow (MFI) can help lead to success as high as 80%.Read More