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What Is the Best Earnings Season Trading Strategy?

An Analysis Comparing Chart Indicators and Price The Best Earnings Season Trading Strategy will not be the commonly used momentum strategies but a newer type of analysis focused more on what is exposing overperformance and underperformance in stocks. This can easily be seen in most stock charts with the right indicators …

What Causes High Frequency Trading Front-Running?

List of 5 Includes Retail Trader Cluster Orders The chart example below shows two High Frequency Trading high Volume spikes with long candlesticks. They attempted to drive price up as indicated by the green arrow, but the price quickly shifts sideways and then turns down again. The stock did not …

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. …

What is Missing in Your Risk Analysis?

Risk Analysis vs. Run Gain Profit Potential The least used and most often improperly used analysis by Technical Traders and Retail Traders is Risk Analysis. All too often, traders are choosing high risk stock picks without realizing it. This analysis is NOT using percentages, but rather using the technical patterns …

Sell Short Topping Formations

How to Identify New Topping Patterns Sooner One of the challenges for Technical Traders is learning the new Topping and Bottoming Formations that have emerged in the past few years. The Sell Short Topping Formations in the current market can be a surprise for traders. Topping and Bottoming Formation changes …

Rotation Patterns Explained with Stock Indicators

Buy Side Institutions Using Dark Pools Most Technical and Retail Traders have heard about Buy Side Institutional Accumulation and Distribution, but few understand another institutional action which is ROTATION. Accumulation is the acquiring of hundreds of thousands, to millions of shares of stock over an extended period of time. Dark …

Time Segmented Volume

How to Interpret Time Segmented Volume Indicator for Entries and Exits The TC2000 Leading Indicator “Time Segmented Volume” TSV is unique in its formulation as a Volume Oscillator. Although there are a couple of other Volume Oscillators in the TC2000 indicator list, TSV is far superior due to the unusual …

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Breakouts to the Downside

How to Identify Shift of Sentiment™ Patterns Prior to a Top One of the more frustrating patterns for many Technical and Retail Traders are the Flat Tops that form today. These new Topping Formations surprise many traders and result in whipsaw trades and losses with breakouts to the downside. What …