Behav­ioural finance uses psy­chol­ogy, soci­ol­ogy, and other behav­ioural the­o­ries to explain and pre­dict finan­cial mar­kets

TMT Report for Strategy Traders and Systems Developers

TradeStation Trader! TradeStation™ since 1989 is the leader in system development and trade execution software platforms and I am a third party addon provider since day one. In 1995 Bill Cruz – the co-founder of Omega Research TradeStation – and I worked together to make a special and previous unannounced stage presentation of this breakthrough software at the Market Technicians...

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Cherry Picking Can Do

If you like to cherry pick your strategic opportunities, here is an idea. Apply %BB-Oscillator to VIX data. Wait for breakout signals – %BB-Osc breaking above .99 for the VIX. Such volatility breakouts produce a high rate of change sell-offs in the S&P where you can apply your preferred short selling strategy like FastEddie (FE) or Eclipsed VII to the S&P mini or mid-cap. The idea...

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How TEM points out a trader’s opportunity

The Technical Event Model signals an expansion of the weekly range after a rule #4 extremes are reached on the weekly bar. You can see in the weekly chart of Crude how the range of each bar expanded after the TE #4, the vertical yellow line. You can also see how the range has coiled up into a triangle that sets the stage for a 10-point run in the market. The chart windows on the right-hand...

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