A presentation by Ned Davis and Jeff DeGraaf, CFA, CMT, moderated by David Lundgren, CFA, CMT, at the 2014 Annual Symposium, originally held on April 3rd, 2014, and April 4th, 2014.
David Lundgren will open the discussion, providing context to each presenter and clarify the structure of the session. Ned Davis will present how NDR ties together trend/momentum, sentiment/valuation, and Fed policy/macro in terms of a comprehensive weight-of-the-evidence look at supply and demand. He will also share his work on the Zweig Bond Model that fuses together the tape and the Fed. Following his presentation, Jeff DeGraaf will discuss how he fuses his technical research with other macro analysis factors to deliver a unique outlook on what will influence prices across markets. Jeff will walk us through some of his favorite technical and statistical tools that have contributed to being named Institutional Investor #1 Ranked Technical analyst for the 9th year in a row. Part two of the panel will be led by David Lundgren, CFA, CMT who will take the discussion deeper into the research process and investment strategies of these leading technicians.