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 [...]

Pokémon or Profits: Technology is a Game Changer

By | 2017-08-14T14:25:07+00:00 July 15th, 2016|Trading Strategy|

“Pokémon Go” debuted last week and already millions of people have downloaded the app. The game has teens and adults staring at their phones, using technology to chase virtual monsters through parks, streets, and even off cliffs. Nintendo's ($NTDOY) stock price [...]

Why Traders Shouldn’t ‘Sell in May and Go Away’

By | 2017-08-14T15:18:47+00:00 May 26th, 2016|Stocks, Trading Strategy|

Veteran traders have heard it before. Sell in May and Go Away. The idea behind the catchy strategy is warning traders of increased volatility and lower trading volume during summer months. Some would argue this summer is the proverbial poster [...]

What May Happen in May? VantagePoint Forecasting Reduces Guessing Game

By | 2017-08-14T15:18:38+00:00 May 4th, 2016|Stocks, Trading Strategy|

TV weather personalities get a bad rap. Who hasn’t blamed their local meteorologist for getting drenched in a downpour on a "sunny, sunny, sunny" day? Yes, forecasting is complex. Especially for days farther in the future as weather can be [...]