Technical Trading Strategies – The Tail Gap Strategy Revisited

Simple Technical Trading Strategies That Work Those of you who follow my trading videos and this blog know that I’m a big proponent of simple technical trading strategies. Many traders believe that complex methods are better or have a better winning to losing ratio. I will tell you from many years of trading that this […]

Best Technical Analysis Methods for Options Trading

Unlike traditional assets, options offer traders the flexibility that comes with different calls, puts, strike prices and expiration dates; not to mention the ability to create hundreds of different types of spreads and combinations to take advantage of different types of market conditions, volatility disparity as well as seasonal tendencies. Most options traders anticipate three […]

Relative Strength and Call Options

According to statistical analysis and based on over 20 years of trading experience, I can tell you without hesitation that very basic relative strength analysis between two related stocks or other assets is one of the best market timing methods that you will find. I’ve said it many times before and I will say it […]

Day Trading And Swing Trading Tips For Beginners

Adjusting Volatility Is One Of The Best Day Trading Tips You Will Get Many traders ask me for good day trading and swing trading tips, yesterday I discussed the concept of positive expectancy and how you should always maximize your profits and minimize your risk. I discussed a very important indicator that will help you […]

Cup And Handle Pattern Recognition And Chart Analysis

Short Term Trading With Cup And Handle Pattern The Cup And Handle pattern is often used by traders for long term stock trading analysis. However, this pattern is also effective for short term trading strategies that set up over the course of a several weeks instead of years. The pattern also works surprisingly well with […]

My Favorite Indicator: The 20-Day Exponential Moving Average

If You Had One Indicator For Trading Technical Analysis What Would It Be? I participated in a trading webinar recently where I demonstrated a few strategies to about 1,000 traders. The question I got asked the most over and over by at least 20 participants was to provide my favorite indicator for trading technical analysis strategies. My […]

Identifying High Probability Breakout Stocks

Highest Probability Patterns For Breakout Stocks Finding breakout stocks is both an art and a science. Traders rely on visual analysis as well as technical indicators to help them find high probability set ups that produce less false breakout signals. Inside Day Pattern The first pattern is a bullish inside day pattern. The pattern is […]

Using the Advance Decline Line For Swing Trading

Different Approach To Stock Market Trend Analysis When traders first start out they typically follow the standard approach to stock market trend analysis. Most traders rely on basic indicators such as moving averages and oscillators to determine if the stock market is trending, how strong the current trend is and whether or not the market […]

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My Favorite Indicator: The 20-Day Exponential Moving Average

October 11, 2021

If You Had One Indicator For Trading Technical Analysis What Would It Be? I participated in a trading webinar recently where I demonstrated a few strategies to about 1,000 traders. The question I got asked the most over and over by at least 20 participants was to provide my favorite indicator for trading technical analysis strategies. My […]
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