DEATH CROSS MAKES THE NEWS, AND LOUISE YAMADA PRESENTS THE PATTERN FAIRLYby Michael Carr, CMT
All too often analysts overstate their case for a bull or bear market, but in a recent interview, Louise Yamada, CMT presented an ethical and balanced delivery. Technical analysts seem to be the most...
ANALYZING GAPS FOR PROFITABLE TRADING STRATEGIES WITH JULIE R. DAHLQUIST, PH.D., CMT AND RICHARD D. BAUER, JR., PH.D. CFA, CMTby Michael Carr, CMT
The winners of the 2011 Dow Award presented a summary of their paper in a June 8, 2011 web cast. The video may be viewed here: http://go.mta.org/82 A gap is seen on a chart when the opening price is...
GEORGE LINDSAY AND THE ART OF TECHNICAL ANALYSIS: TRADING SYSTEMS OF A MARKET MASTER BY ED CARLSON, CMTby Michael Carr, CMT
This newly released book (FT Press, 2011) should be the model other authors use to present ideas of the masters in technical analysis. Ed begins with a review of the life of George Lindsay. The short...
ETHICS CORNERby Michael Carr, CMT
This is the first of what will be a series of case studies related to the MTA Code of Ethics. This one is brief, and seemingly simple, but we want to present the general idea behind the case study....
TECHNICALLY SPEAKING INTERVIEWS MAZHAR RASOOL, CMTby Mazhar Rasool, CMT & Amber Hestla-Barnhart
How would you describe your job? I have been trading my own money since 1992. At some times, I have worked as a trader with a few local companies. What led you to look at the particular markets you...
TRADING IN PAKISTANby Michael Carr, CMT
After reading this month’s interview questions, I was decided to research Pakistan and the stock exchange in that country. The first thing I realized is that the news media really does only focus...
THIS TIME IS DIFFERENTby Michael Carr, CMT
Many traders cite those four words as the most expensive phrase in the English language. When investors become overly euphoric, they find new ways to justify high stock market valuations because this...
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