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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 [...]

5 Ways to use the Luck of the Irish in your Trades

By | 2017-08-14T15:17:55+00:00 March 16th, 2016|Trading Strategy|

As traders, luck is often the four letter word that you shouldn’t say on TV (or anywhere else for that matter.) And yes, that includes you, all the O’daytraders and McScalpers even on St. Patrick’s Day. If you decide to let [...]

How VantagePoint Performed Against the Fed’s Announcement

By | 2017-08-14T11:33:33+00:00 October 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 [...]

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

By | 2017-08-14T10:37:25+00:00 March 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 [...]