* Due to time sensitive submissions there will not be a letter from the Executive Director or Editor this month. *
Market Thoughts... An Interview with Bernie Schaefferby Ryan Detrick, CMT & Bernie Schaeffer
Ryan Detrick, CMT, recently interviewed Bernie Schaeffer, Chairman and CEO of Schaeffer’s Investment Research, Inc. and author of Wiley Publishing’s The Option Advisor: Wealth-Building Techniques...
Moving Average Analysisby Frank E. Testa, CMT
A moving average is a line heavily followed by market technicians that is constructed by taking the average of data for a certain number of time periods. For instance, a 20-day simple moving average...
Markets and Indexesby Ken Winans, CMT
Over the past few years, stock market analysts have seen a proliferation of indexes, allowing them to dig deeper into market movements. Understanding what the index actually measures is important to...
Members in the Mediaby Buff Dormeier, CMT & Robert Prechter & Bernie Schaeffer
Buff Pelz Dormeier, CMT won last year’s Charles H. Dow Award. His winning paper Price and Volume, Digging Deeper was published in the July 2007 issue of Technical Analysis of Stocks &...
Johnny, They Hardly Knew You…by Ralph Acampora, CMT
It was about 8 AM on a sweltering New York City morning in mid summer 1967 when I first met John Charles Brooks. We had just gotten off our respective subway trains (very over crowded and not...
Reflectionsby Fred Meissner, CMT
We have all seen that one of the MTA’s cofounders, John Brooks, has recently passed away, after a long illness. I attended the funeral, and memorial for John, and several things made such a strong...
A Letter From the New Chapter Chairby Matt Trump, CMT
Dear fellow MTA members and affiliates: I am pleased to announce the launch of the Baltimore Chapter of the MTA. I believe it is in our best interest to strive for a Chapter in all 50 states. Even...
A Letter From the Chapters Committee Chairby David Keller, CMT
Hello, my name is David Keller. I have recently been approved by the MTA Board of Directors as the Committee Chair for the MTA Regions Committee. My role is to enhance the benefits of active...
New Educational Content This Month
July 20, 2022
MACD-V: Volatility Normalized Momentum
Presenter(s): Alex Spiroglou, CFTe, DipTA (ATAA)
June 29, 2022
The Institutional Use of Technical Strategies
Presenter(s): Brennan Basnicki, CFA, CMT
June 15, 2022
How You Can Benefit from Little Known Seasonal and Cyclical Patterns
Presenter(s): Dimitri Speck