(VIDEO) RSI-2 A Trading Strategy You Should Know

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Larry Connors is a name you may not know, but he developed a technical indicator and trading strategy you should know: RSI-2. Now you may remember RSI, or Relative Strength Index, from a much earlier TradingTips.com episode. In fact, it was featured in Episode #10. RSI-2 isn’t really a new indicator, but a particular application […]

(VIDEO) Powerful Tool For Screening & Evaluating Stocks

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Things can only get pushed so far. Something can only get squeezed so tightly before it has to pop! In stock-market terms, stocks that have narrowing trading ranges are being tugged from either direction by bulls and bears — and when one side finally wins the tug-of-war, the stock typically goes hurdling in their direction. […]

(VIDEO) Strategy For Identifying Good Plays

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Oftentimes, we’ll tell you that no one technical indicator is good enough to base a whole trade around, and that you should always cross-reference with other indicators in order to gain confirmation of a trading thesis. Well, in this TradingTips.com episode, we look at a full-blown strategy using three technical indicators covered in an earlier […]

(VIDEO) Point and Figure Charts

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If you’re not already familiar with Point and Figure charts, then prepare to have your mind blown: These charts don’t look or act like any you’ve ever seen… But they work! The big difference between Point-and-Figure charts and regular candlestick charts is that P&F charts don’t use time as a factor. Some days, you’ll get […]

(VIDEO) Chart Attack — Volume Tactics

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In this episode you will learn: • How to use volume as a tool, warning and roadmap for your trading. • Why volume is the cause and price is the effect • A pro’s perspective on volume trends • How to Interpret volume anomalies • How to manage expectations going into the big monthly report. […]

Playing Defense with These Three Gold Mining Issues

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As you probably know if you’ve been following the U.S. equity markets, gold stocks have gotten absolutely crushed during the recent year-long bull run. If Thursday’s bearish trading action is any indication that a correction is afoot, however, gold may once again find favor as a defensive investment. That’s one of the reasons Alexander Wissel […]

(VIDEO) Prepping for Earnings

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In this episode you will learn: • How to know when the company you’re trading reports earnings. • How to be prepared for the earnings event. • What the chances are that your stock will move higher or lower on the report. • Just how volatile the earnings report will be. • More tips on […]

(VIDEO) Basic Technical Formations & Moving Averages

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In this episode you will learn: • Why technicals are a necessity, not an option • How traders use moving averages to find support, resistance and breakouts • What moving averages you should be watching • To understand how algorithms influence stocks   Earnings Secrets for Stock Traders

(VIDEO) Percent Above Moving Average

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In This Episode, you will learn: • How Percent Above Moving Average can indicate the strength of a stock rally • How you can use Percent Above Moving Average to inform your trades — when to enter, when to take profits, and when to cut losses. • How you can use Percent Above Moving Average […]

The Ichimoku Cloud as the Most Effective Technical Indicator

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Ichimoku Kinko Hyo: The name sounds intimidating to those unfamiliar with Japanese, and a quick glance at the formula makes this indicator seem far more complex than it is. In reality, though, the Ichimoku Cloud is a simple, straight-forward, and very revealing technical indicator. In fact, it might be the most single versatile and effective […]