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Top Trading Links: Studies, Strategies, and Understanding Yourself

The global financial landscape is ever-changing. And each year new themes and trading setups emerge. But taking advantage of these opportunities in depends on your ability to see the setups and develop trading strategies that conform to your skills set. Here are some awesome reads from around the web. Hope you enjoy this weeks Top Trading Links. Market Insights @PeterLBrandt digs into the numerous major patterns in global market indices.

Top Trading Links: Navigating The Market Volatility

The focus for this week’s “Top Trading Links” is the changing market landscape and improving our trade craft. A different market environment has developed and navigating our trades (and setups) has become more difficult by the week. Hopefully a few of these reads can help guide us through the influx of market volatility that has emerged. Market Insights @kimblecharting notes how the recent signals in copper and crude oil suggest a

Top Trading Links: Making Sense Of 2015!

Hi all, each new year brings growth and change.  New for 2015 is a weekly link fest sharing some of the best reads and ideas on the web.  Naturally, we’ll focus on technicals.  However, we’ll also cover the trading process and some ‘big picture’ themes and ideas. Let’s get started with some of the top trading links around the web. MARKET INSIGHTS The second session of the year is the

Trading Methods, Systems, and Plans. What’s the difference?

Do You Know the Difference Between Trading Methods, Systems, and Plans? There are significant differences between trading methods, trading systems, and trading plans. These variations can be confusing for new traders, but it is important that students of the market understand and develop these areas in order to optimize their chance of success. Trading Method A trading method is the overall process and trading style that is used to profit

November Seasonality: Strong And Weak Trending Stocks

A new month is here, so it’s time to take a look at some stocks and ETFs that show strong and weak seasonality trends for the month of November. Let’s look at the data tables below and provide some November seasonality stats and insights. Strong November Seasonality United Parcel Service (UPS) and McDonalds (MCD) have shown strong November seasonality trends over the years. UPS has been higher on 13 out

October Seasonality: Strong And Weak Trending Stocks

A new month is here, so it’s time to take a look at some stocks and ETFs that show strong and weak seasonality trends for the month of October. This month often carries the stigma of being a bit more volatile, so investors will need to stay focused. Below are the data tables for October highlighting some October seasonality stats and insights. Strong October Seasonality – Stocks To Watch A couple items

Why Tesla’s Stock (TSLA) May Be Headed In Reverse

Tesla Motors has been dominating news headlines lately and has become a darling of the stock market. Recent news included a software update for Tesla owners that allows them to map out a route based on current traffic congestion. Amazing stuff really. Other features for Tesla Model S owners include remote start from an iPhone and the ability to raise suspension when going over ridges or bumps. This latter feature

September Seasonality: Strong And Weak Trending Stocks

A new month is here, so it’s time to take a look at some stocks and ETFs that show strong and weak seasonality trends for the month of September. Let’s look at the data tables below and provide some September seasonality stats and insights. Strong September Seasonality A couple of items worth noting: Ulta Salon (ULTA) has not had a losing month of September in its history. ULTA has been

August Seasonality: Strong And Weak Trending Stocks

A new month is here. So it’s time to take a look at some stocks and ETFs that show strong and weak seasonality trends for the month of August. Let’s look at the data tables below and provide some august seasonality stats and insights. Strong August Seasonality A couple of items worth noting: Stocks/etfs like Eldorado Gold (EGO) and iShares 20+Year Bond Fund (TLT) have shown strong August seasonality trends

July Seasonality: Strong and Weak Trending Stocks

The books have closed on 2nd quarter performance and investors are now turning their attention to the month of July. And this means that it’s time to take a look at July seasonality trends and some stocks and ETFs that show strong and weak performance trends during July. Below are some highlights, as well as the data tables. Strong July Seasonality — A couple items worth noting: Stocks like Baidu (BIDU) and Golar