In my last Trades & Tutorials post I showed you how powerful the 30-minute Opening Range (O.R.) is at enabling you to determine the trend of the market on any given day, and that… Its effectiveness and profit potential increases exponentially when the market’s volatility increases (like now). It gets better… Imagine you had the ‘red phone alert' that would ring when a big move in stocks was about to occur! Perhaps the ‘red phone’
When markets get volatile and 'unpredictable' a basic understanding of the opening range will keep you on the right side of the biggest moves. Here's a quick review of how to use it to keep you on the right side of the general market direction.
This Trades & Tutorials post is not typical, but it’s been on my mind for a couple weeks now. Today, while driving to get my oil changed I listened to this quick audio clip for the 2nd time while I was on my way to get my car’s oil changed. Before the 6 minute recording was completed, I had taken a detour to a local book store hoping to find the book from which the
In Tuesday’s live training about our Real Motion indicator I reviewed Harley-Davidson (HOG) as a good example of Real Motion indicating that a breakout would be one to follow. I don’t think you need Real Motion to appreciate the potential in this chart, but it does make the breakout more reliable. Here’s why I thought you’d like to see this chart… The base is well formed. There has been a retracement to the positively sloped
After a strong bull run from 2009 to 2017 it's prudent to consider these 2 questions... #1. What if the market stalls out, and becomes range bound for 20 years? It’s happened before. Below you’ll find a monthly chart of such a period. #2. How can you stay with the current trend, without getting caught long at the inevitable market top? Nothing goes up forever. Range Bound Markets Happen After Big Bull Markets But They
When the market has a big gap down it’s easy to get scared out of your long trades that have been pulled down by the market. This video gives you a methodical approach to determining when you should sell, and when you should hold on to see if the gap down is a false move. If you'd like to learn more about setups that are perfect to enter with the opening range click here.
Market pullbacks to major moving averages provide a great opportunity to find the stocks and ETFs that will provide great trades when the market recovers or even before! Here are 3 patterns that will help identify which stocks or ETFs are market leaders, because when a market resumes its uptrend the leaders usually provide the best long trades. Click here if you'd like to learn more about the indicators in this video
Traders must be able to make money even when their opinions are DEAD WRONG! I’d like to show you how your trading can be profitable even when your opinions of the market are DEAD WRONG! Wouldn’t that be nice? It’s possible, and it doesn’t require a fancy options strategy, or any options trading at all! Here’s what recently happen to me, and you can apply the same tactics to your own trading tomorrow. And… if
Friday’s tech wreck followed a pattern that you can easily identify, so that you can avoid getting caught big down days like the one in QQQ. In this video I review one of the patterns that will give you this important warning that a big bearish move may be coming. The next question traders should be asking is whether or not Friday’s collapse in the QQQ indicates a general market top. If you use the
In this video you'll see how you can use leading sectors to identify the best areas of the market to trade, and figure out if a general market sell off is likely to get worse. Additionally, today’s market sell off is a good example of how powerful round numbers can be in preventing you from getting washed out of good trades. In the video I also make reference to a free webinar that shows you