Top Ideas and Sectors for 2008, a Market Forecast Panel Presentation by John Roque, Louise Yamada, CMT, and Larry Berman, CTA, CFA, CMTby Michael Carr, CMT & John Roque & Louise Yamada, CMT & Larry M. Berman, CMT, CTA, CFA
At the MTA One-Day Symposium on May 16, 2008, three technicians discussed their best trading ideas for the rest of the year. Roque began by displaying a chart of the CRB Index relative to the S&P...
Bear Stearns (BSC): The Signals Were Clear
You can’t open a financial media outlet without seeing a story on Bear Stearns [BSC]. One of the most recent stories I have seen about the stock, other than the fact JP Morgan could increase its...
Bear Stearns: Other Approaches to Identify the Sell
Relative strength was used by two technicians to identify the deteriorating conditions of BSC. Kristin Hetzer, CMT, CIMA, CFP, submitted the chart of BSC relative to the S&P 500 index (Figure 1)....
Using Style Index Momentum to Generate Alphaby William DeShurko, CFP
The recipients of the 2008 Charles H. Dow Award are Assistant Professor Samuel L. Tibbs, Professor Stanley G. Eakins, and Mr. William DeShurko, CFP, for their paper entitled “Using Style Index...
Inferring Trading Systems From Probability Distribution Functions Summaryby John Ehlers
Editor’s note: This is a summary of the paper which was recognized as a runner-up in the Dow Award competition. The complete paper may be downloaded from the MTA web site. There are two crucial...
New Educational Content This Month
December 10, 2020
Using Pattern Recognition in Contraction and Expansion Phases
Presenter(s): Leslie Jouflas, CMT
December 2, 2020
Identifying Opportunities and Managing Risk with the Tactical Composite Trend Model
Presenter(s): Dean Christians, CMT
November 25, 2020
Optimizing Inefficiencies in Technical Analysis
Presenter(s): Jake Wujastyk