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Percentage Stop Losses Trigger High Frequency Traders

Differences in Uptrend and Downtrend Trading The Uptrend and the Downtrend are not mirror images of each other, nor can you use the exact same indicators, indicator period settings, or subordinate indicators. The Downtrend can drop and gap down on low Volume because percentage stop losses trigger High Frequency Traders. …

Contrarian Patterns Top Warning

Indicators Reveal Giant Institutions Market Participant Group Often for Beginners the market reversing and heading down into a correction is a complete surprise or shock. They are not expecting the turn, nor are they prepared for it. Fortunately for Retail Traders there are plenty of indicators that can warn of …

A New Market Participant Surprise

The Semi-Professional Trader An unexpected new type of trader has emerged, which is creating riptides within the professional community as a New Market Participant surprise. The Professional Traders who comprise three groups consisting of the Proprietary Desk Traders for Sell Side Institutions, Floor Traders for Buy Side Institutions, and Independent …

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