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TRADING COACH PODCAST - Knowing When It's Time To Change Your Trading Style
23 days ago by Akil Stokes @ Trading Coach Podcast

Successful trading is a lot like successful coaching. Although, the plan that you come in with is important, what's more important is how you go about making adjustments. Today's episode takes a look at some adjustments I've made in my trading & the process in which I go through before deciding to do so.  

Logic and Imagination
23 days ago by Howard Lindzon @ Howard Lindzon

Koyfin posted this chart comparing Target and Shopify the other day that was ‘lit’:I took one look at it and commented sarcastically that ‘Investing is so easy‘.Jeff Farley had my favorite comment saying ‘More imagination, less logic‘.Bingo!My friends (and great investors) Alex Bard and Villi Itchev both got me out of my logic box back when Shopify was in the 20’s to see the growth potential of the platform.Continue reading Logic and Imagination at Howard Lindzon.

Island Reversals | Tom Bowley
25 days ago by StockCharts @ StockCharts.com YouTube Channel

Tom talks about Island Reversals. According to John Murphy:"An exhaustion gap occurs right at the end of the market move and represents a last gasp in the trend. Sometimes an exhaustion gap is followed within a few days by a breakaway gap in the other direction, leaving several days of price action isolation by two gaps. This market phenomenon is called the island reversal and usually signals an important market turn."

How To Trade Stocks Like A Market Wizard | Bruce Kovner Trading Style
3 months ago by Fallible Financial Entertainment @ Fallible YouTube Channel

Bruce Kovner retired in 2011 from Caxton Associates, the hedge fund he founded and ran for 28 years.Over that time the fund returned an average of 21 percent a year since its inception. In comparison, the SPX averaged just 11%. Kovner had only one losing year (in 94’). Before Caxton, while trading at the famous Commodities Corp, he averaged close to 90% over 10 years. Impressive numbers by any measure.Many traders know of this cab driver turned trading legend from his interview with Jack Schwager in the original Market Wizards — one of the best interviews in the book (and there are many).

Everything StockCharts: Average True Range (ATR)
2 months ago by StockCharts @ StockCharts.com YouTube Channel

Bill Shelby delves into what the ATR is, including Keltner Channels, Chandelier Exits and using Scans/Alerts with ATR.

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One Way to Trade Apple’s Stock Ahead of Earnings
about 1 hour ago by Dr. Duru @ Dr. Duru

Historic Bearishness In Apple Bloomberg published an article on July 8th titled “Wall Street Hasn’t Been This Pessimistic on Apple in Decades.” Out of 57 analyst ratings, 5 were outright sells on AAPL. Amazingly, AAPL has not attracted this many bears since at least 1997. Of course, 10% of analysts is a small fraction and ... Read more

Saturday links: making things better
about 4 hours ago by abnormalreturns @ Abnormal Returns

Ritholtz Wealth Management has teamed with Betterment to make Liftoff the easiest way to begin investing. There is no minimum and transferring...

Schedule for Week of July 21, 2019
about 5 hours ago by Calculated Risk @ Calculated Risk

The key reports this week are the advance estimate of Q2 GDP, and June New and Existing Home Sales.For manufacturing, the July Richmond and Kansas City Fed manufacturing surveys will be released.----- Monday, July 22nd -----8:30 AM ET: Chicago Fed National Activity Index for June. This is a composite index of other data.----- Tuesday, July 23rd -----9:00 AM: FHFA House Price Index for May 2019. This was originally a GSE only repeat sales, however there is also an expanded index.<img alt="Existing Home Sales" border="0" src="https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-P3hCUzLpczg/XQzkqUFN9cI/AAAAAAAAyZ4/w7Hd9uaDYs4MGlAlNkbnXtLikPS4Ja5TQCLcBGAs/s320/EHSMay2019.PNG" style="border: 1px soli...

Medallia: A Very Interesting IPO
about 5 hours ago by SA IPO Analysis

Longform links: battling invasive species
about 5 hours ago by abnormalreturns @ Abnormal Returns

Saturdays are all about longform links on Abnormal Returns. You can check out last week’s linkfest including a look at the state...

The Current Risk/Reward Ratio in the Stock Market
about 5 hours ago by Steve Burns @ New Trader U

This is a Guest Post by Troy Bombardia of BullMarkets.co. Market outlook: What you really need to know about the stock market. If you read financial news & market analysis from pundits every day, it’s easy to be overwhelmed by countless charts, data, indicators, opinions, etc. In this post, I’m going to focus on what I think really […]

Some No-No’s
about 7 hours ago by Jeff Carter @ Points and Figures

Was contemplating some things and thought I might share to see if you think the same:  In the summer or before any holiday weekend, never schedule an appointment on someone’s calendar on a Friday afternoon or the day prior to …

AssetMark: Booming Business, Booming Shares
about 8 hours ago by SA IPO Analysis

Market outlook: what you really need to know about the stock market
about 10 hours ago by Troy @ BullMarkets.co

If you read financial news & market analysis from pundits every day, it’s easy to be overwhelmed by countless charts, data, indicators, opinions, etc. In this post, I’m going to […] The post Market outlook: what you really need to know about the stock market appeared first on Bull Markets.

Pre-Wealth… Secfi Raises Series A to Attack a Huge Opportunity
about 10 hours ago by Howard Lindzon @ Howard Lindzon

Yesterday, our portfolio company Secfi (fund 3) announced their $6 million fundraising which was completed a few months back. I first discussed Secfi back in early 2018 after our initial seed investment. Today, the company is already profitable and growing fast. One of the trends we are focused on as we continue to invest in financial services startups is a category Wouter (Secfi founder) calls pre-wealth. I wrote a little about it in March. Continue reading Pre-Wealth… Secfi Raises Series A to Attack a Huge Opportunity at Howard Lindzon.

July 19, 2019: leading indicators macro update
about 18 hours ago by Troy @ BullMarkets.co

Instead of trying to predict when the economy will deteriorate in the distant future, we simply look for deterioration among the leading indicators. Instead of predicting the next 10 steps, […] The post July 19, 2019: leading indicators macro update appeared first on Bull Markets.

IPO Update: BioVie Readies IPO Plan
about 18 hours ago by SA IPO Analysis

New Highs/New Lows | DecisionPoint
about 19 hours ago by StockCharts @ StockCharts.com YouTube Channel

In addition to their regular overview of the markets and Dollar/Gold/Oil/Bonds, Erin highlighted the New Highs/New Lows charts for the major indexes and Carl looked at yield arrays and his new indicators Percent IT Trend Model BUYs and Percent LT Trend Model BUYs. This video originally aired on StockCharts TV, the only 24/7 video streaming channel devoted exclusively to financial charting and market analysis from the web’s top technical experts. Watch live shows and see our complete content schedule at StockCharts.com/tv

Crude Oil and Stock Indexes | Bruce Fraser | Power Charting
about 20 hours ago by StockCharts @ StockCharts.com YouTube Channel

We take a look at recent crude oil trends in relation to the major stock market indexes. The relation of crude oil to the S&P 500 ($SPX) is considered using relative strength analysis and trend studies. Also a study of the S&P 500 intraday with Point & Figure analysis is considered. $SPX,CVX,YPF

American Software: Don't Get Fooled Again
about 20 hours ago by SA Editor's Picks

This Stock or That Stock | MarketWatchers LIVE
about 20 hours ago by StockCharts @ StockCharts.com YouTube Channel

Mary Ellen McGonagle gave us the scoop on which industries and stocks look “hot” and those that don’t. Both Erin and Mary Ellen played “This or That Stock” asking the other which of two stocks look the best. They finished up with “Happy Hour” checking out the stocks that relate to their weekend plans. This video originally aired on StockCharts TV, the only 24/7 video streaming channel devoted exclusively to financial charting and market analysis from the web’s top technical experts. Watch live shows and see our complete content schedule at StockCharts.com/tv

Ideas to help this trader visiting from Canada beat FOMO
about 23 hours ago by Bella @ SMB Capital

  Brandon visited from Canada today, driving 8 hours just to sit in on a mentoring session at our firm in NYC.  The summer is an excellent time to visit us in NYC and sit in on a mentoring session, with our summer intern class.  Just reach out to our floor manager for an invite- cbryan@smbcap.com. Brandon has been struggling ... Read More The post Ideas to help this trader visiting from Canada beat FOMO appeared first on SMB Training Blog.

CyberArk Stock Prospers By Protecting Networks From The Inside
about 24 hours ago by REINHARDT KRAUSE @ IBD: The New America

CyberArk Software is getting a lift on the stock market as more companies are adopting a cybersecurity concept called "Zero Trust” that puts its focus on network users and mobile devices. The post CyberArk Stock Prospers By Protecting Networks From The Inside appeared first on Investor's Business Daily.

How to Master Mobile
1 day ago by Alizah Asif Farooqi @ Gartner L2

To improve the shopping experience and convert the majority share of their site visitors, department stores must leverage the data they already have.