Market Perception: How traders can find a profitable reality

By |2017-08-14T14:33:35-04:00March 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 [...]

Big Trends and Big Trades after ‘The Big Game’

By |2017-08-14T15:19:40-04:00January 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 [...]

Pokémon or Profits: Technology is a Game Changer

By |2017-08-14T14:25:07-04:00July 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 [...]

How VantagePoint Performed Against the Fed’s Announcement

By |2017-08-14T11:33:33-04:00October 28th, 2015|Futures|

As expected, the market showed various signs of volatility today as a result of the Fed's announcement. Right around 1:30-2:00 pm today we saw some crazy movement in both directions. So we wanted to know (more so, we wanted you [...]

Taking Advantage of Sector Rotation in VantagePoint

By |2017-08-14T11:28:39-04:00October 1st, 2015|Stocks, Trading Strategy|

Birds of a feather flock together, right? The same can be said for sectors of the market. This phenomenon, commonly known as sector rotation, allows traders to take advantage of economic cycles in which sectors tend to move in the same direction [...]

Global Market Analysis for S&P 500, Dow and Light Sweet Crude Oil

By |2017-08-14T10:37:25-04:00March 19th, 2015|Futures|

Traders understand that markets are interconnected from a global standpoint and that trading decisions must not be based solely on one target market but on all those affecting it. VantagePoint software conducts global market analysis on markets around the world [...]