Saturday, December 31, 2022

Simplicity and robustness - learning from Linda Raschke, Ken Tropin and Curtis Faith

"The minute you think you have found the key to trading, I promise you the markets will change the lock." - Linda Bradford Raschke

It is very easy to think that there is a magic set of parameters which will work best in a chosen market.

The problem is that a certain set of parameters, on a particular timeframe, may work well for a specific period of time, in specific market conditions. But as soon as you dare think "Eureka - this is it!", the markets will change character and those parameters will not work as well.

Thursday, December 15, 2022

New testimonial


Below is a testimonial received from Paul, who I have known for a number of years now and has continued to make progress as a trend follower:

Monday, December 12, 2022

A typical example of a losing trade cut short

Here is a typical set up which I opened a position last week and cut taking the small loss the following day.

There is nothing out of the ordinary in the set up on this stock - there has been some recent price strength, a pattern of higher highs and higher lows emerging, combined with a consolidation period where volatility (as shown by my Volatility Factor indicator) has contracted.

Saturday, December 03, 2022

Current trades update and more potential setups

In this recent post I mentioned a couple of potential set ups I was watching as well as including the charts highlighting some recently taken trades. Here is an update, plus a few more setups which I've added to my watchlist.