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Market Perception: How traders can find a profitable reality

By | 2017-08-14T14:33:35+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|Trading Strategy|

The status of the current market is a clear reminder there are times when market perception far exceeds market reality. The perception that President Trump will be good for the market spurred buying trends following the election. From election night on [...]

Trading Under Trump: Uncertainty clouds financial markets

By | 2017-08-14T14:32:36+00:00 February 21st, 2017|Trading Strategy|

Earnings, the Fed, the fundamentals, and the President. This is what is facing those trading under Trump. Uncertainty is now the buzz word for traders, and how could it not be? A U.S. president can rattle world markets with the [...]

Big Trends and Big Trades after ‘The Big Game’

By | 2017-08-14T15:19:40+00:00 January 13th, 2017|Trading Strategy|

The financial world is full of big trends and trendy indicators, predictors of future market value. But, one would be hard-pressed to find one as wild as the Super Bowl indicator. According to the “Super Bowl” indicator, a win by [...]

Five Trading Questions Every Trader Asks (and how we’d answer them)

By | 2017-08-14T14:29:59+00:00 January 12th, 2017|Stocks, Trading Strategy|

As we ring in another new year it’s important to keep in mind that nothing changes as much as it remains the same. For example, political power has changed, but the themes remain. Republicans will continue to attack the usual [...]

JACK OF ALL TRADES: Why Successful Traders Trade Everything

By | 2017-06-15T17:59:01+00:00 November 16th, 2016|Trading Strategy|

We all have that relative, we’ll call him Uncle Joe, that claims he “made a killing” trading FANG stocks early in the year. Meanwhile, the talking heads on financial TV programs say all the “smart money” has been doubling down [...]