From the President’s Desk “Dear Santa”by Jordan Kotick, CMT
Every month since becoming President, I have been able to report to you the successes we have had as an organization. I wanted to change tunes and do something different, something that I do not...
From the Executive Director “Go Live”by John R. Kirby
The newest event to take place with the MTA was the GO LIVE of your NEW technology platform and the NEW MTA website. Over the last month literally hundreds of thousands of records and pages of...
Risk Equalizationby Michael Covel
In the quest for trading success, many traders are seduced into a fruitless search for a perfect entry or exit technique. While they hunt in vain, they miss some very simple strategies that enhance...
The Importance Of The 200-Day Moving Averageby Rob Hanna
How significant is a move in the S&P 500 below its 200-day moving average? To answer this let’s first consider what the 200-day moving average signifies, and then look at some statistics. The...
Product Reviewby Matt Blackman, CMT
VantagePoint 6.3 by Market Technologies, LLC Like newborn babes, traders enter the market with high hopes and great expectations. Among their first tasks is to find the ‘best’ method to trade,...
The Face of Trading: Recreating the Boxby Active Trader Staff
Name: Jeffery E. Lay Age: 41 Lives and work in: Cinncinnati, Ohio As a teenager in rural Ohio, Jeffery dreamt of being a Navy Pilot. Not many people get to fulfill childhood fantasies, but Lay...
Grading of the CMT Level 3 Exam
A rather small but dedicated group of CMTs met in Newark, New Jersey this past November to grade 154 CMT 3 exams. This provided an opportunity for this group of experienced technicians to give back...
New Educational Content This Month
July 14, 2021
Three Judases: Overfitting three different ways
Presenter(s): Robert Carver
June 30, 2021
Using Alternative Data to Produce Superior Investment Results
Presenter(s): JP Gravitt, Eric Davidson, CMT
June 16, 2021
Classical Chart Patterns
Presenter(s): Aksel Kibar, CMT