Selling Short: A Reviewby Kim Husebye, CFA, CMT
The mechanics of selling short are not complicated: As with other financial assets, the aim is to buy low and sell high in order to capture a capital profit. The same is true with shorting, except...
Using Bond Spreads to Trade Equitiesby Kevin Berkowitz
With equity trading volume contracting last month in typical summer fashion, interpreting conviction behind movement in the indexes becomes more difficult. Indicators that can help provide...
Q&A: Technically Speaking Interviews Véronique Lashinski, CMTby Véronique Lashinski, CMT & Amber Hestla-Barnhart
How would you describe your job? I am a technical analyst. I work for Newedge, a leading Futures Commission Merchant. I cover a broad range of futures markets. My reports are meant to help market the...
Introducing the MTA Career Development Centerby Kristin Hetzer, CMT, CIMA, CFP
Continuing with our effort to bring increasing value to our membership, the MTA Board is announcing the MTA Career Development Center (CDC). David Keller, President of the MTA recently announced this...
Take a Technician or Trader to Lunchby THE MTA EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION
The MTA Educational Foundation is reprising its popular ‘Take a Technician or Trader to Lunch’ fundraiser. Just like last year, dozens of technicians, traders and even economists are making...
The Long Term Treasury Maniaby Jeb Handwerger
Since April 2010 and the emergence of the European Debt crisis, treasuries have been in a strong uptrend as investors are seeking protection from risky investments. It appears we are in a...
Technical Analysis for the Gold Marketby Michael Carr, CMT
On April 9, 2007, James Turk spoke at the New York Region Meeting. The video of his talk is available by clicking here. Turk presents his view on how the gold market looked at that time, and...
Career Development Center – New Additions! The MTA would like to announce that the following resources have been added to the Career Development Center. Linkages to Other Industry Related...
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