Analysis Topic: Investor & Trader EducationThe analysis published under this topic are as follows.
Thursday, August 14, 2014
You have an opportunity to spend the next week learning how you can spot high-confidence trade setups in the charts you follow every day.Read full article... Read full article...
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
Close to 90% of all traders lose money. The remaining ten percent somehow manage to either break even or even turn a profit -- and more importantly, do it consistently.
How do they do that?
That's an age-old question. While there is no magic formula, Elliott Wave International's Senior Trading Instructor Jeffrey Kennedy has identified five fundamental flaws that, in his opinion, stop most traders from being consistently successful.Read full article... Read full article...
Thursday, July 31, 2014
When you buy your shares of apple at $ 100 i sell short to you.
You wanted the stock and bought at $ 100. My short acts to support that judgment.
I am providing true liquidity to the market, because once i short/sell those shares to you, i must be able to buy them back from you at all times, whatever the price.Read full article... Read full article...
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
If you don’t understand stock warrants, you are not alone. Very few of the professional newsletter writers and analysts understand them so why should you?
Allow me to give you a brief education on stock warrants in the following paragraphs and tell you exactly why you need this information.
Tuesday, July 01, 2014
By Andrey Dashkov
If you’re a typical small-time investor, chances are you prefer to let a team of analysts fuss about such irksome things as correlation and beta. Maybe you’ve bought a stock because your brother-in-law gave you a hot tip, maybe you heard something about it on a financial news show, or maybe you just loved the company’s product.Read full article... Read full article...
Thursday, June 26, 2014
A Guy Leans on a Lamppost… and You Make a Buck
To paraphrase Scottish novelist Andrew Lang, some people use statistics like a drunk uses lampposts—for support rather than illumination. Numbers can be twisted and abused to support false claims, and even correct data is sometimes misinterpreted.
For example, you may often see claims like “an expert opinion poll showed that inflation next year will be 2.65%.” Looks legitimate, right? We have experts and a precise number; what else do we need? Well, there are at least three potential biases at work in this short statement:Read full article... Read full article...
Friday, June 13, 2014
Robert Prechter - How and Why Markets Fool Investors - Video / InvestorEducation / Learning to InvestBob Prechter explores price action in crude oil to deliver an important investment lesson
The following is a timeless clip from Robert Prechter's presentation at the Social Mood Conference.Read full article... Read full article...
Thursday, June 12, 2014
David Parker writes: Given a forex trader’s endless search of his next trading position, the Fibonacci tool falls under the scope of technical analysis and it’s used for the prediction of future price levels. Many technical analysts have considerable respect for its abilities in predicting future rates, and learning how to use Fibonacci numbers may contribute a lot to your forex trading career. However, as it is the case with most technical indicators, this tool is best to be combined with other technical sources and fundamental data for a more holistic feedback on future price movements.Read full article... Read full article...
Monday, June 09, 2014
Pauline Novak-Reich writes: 1. The Square-of-9 is a spiral of consecutive numbers unfolding counterclockwise, in the direction of the Milky Way, hurricanes, whirlpools and all other known spirals in nature. When pulled from the number 1 at the centre, the Square transforms into a voluminous pyramid. The Square-of- 9 served as blueprint for the construction of the Great Pyramid.Read full article... Read full article...
Monday, June 02, 2014
How Stocks and Bonds Are Related: Investor Step Toward Market Mastery / InvestorEducation / Learning to Invest
Shah Gilani writes: Over the past couple of months, I've been sharing with you some tips about how new investors can break into the market. And I think it's the perfect time for our next lesson - looking this time at the inextricable connection between stocks and bonds.
Although I tend to write about the stock market as if it were a singular entity, I'm usually talking about the markets in the plural. Not just the Dow Jones Industrial Average, or the S&P 500 Index, or the Nasdaq - when I'm talking about the stock market or stocks, I am talking about ALL the indexes.Read full article... Read full article...
Friday, May 23, 2014
3 Effective Tools for Navigating International Markets - Free Webinar / InvestorEducation / Learning to Invest
"3 Effective Tools for Navigating International Markets"
Thursday, May 29, 2:00 p.m. Eastern time
Duration: 45 minutes
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
This 13th Century Mathematics Tool Can Make You Serious Money Today / InvestorEducation / Technical Analysis
Keith Fitz-Gerald writes: Every once in a while I like to circle back to some of the great questions I get from you.
Today, I want to dive into one from Suzanne P., who wants to know if "Fibos" can help her make money in the markets.
In a word, yes. But, you've got to understand what "Fibo" analysis is and how it works to make it profitable....Read full article... Read full article...
Saturday, May 10, 2014
Five Investor Tools to Turn Choppy Stock Markets to Your Advantage / InvestorEducation / Learning to Invest
Back in the late 1990s, my wife was expecting our second daughter and we were really anxious to buy a home.
But the real estate market was soaring … prices were insane.
I can’t tell you how many times we lost out on a house we really liked because some other buyer was willing to pay 25% or more above the asking price – or was an “all-cash” buyer.Read full article... Read full article...
Friday, May 02, 2014
Elliott Wave International's technical analysis expert, Jeffrey Kennedy, shows you the first step in identifying a high-confidence trade setup in this 4-minute video clip. It's taken from a live lesson he taught on April 9, 2014. If you would like to learn more, sign up for Jeffrey's free 45-minute webinar, "4 Critical Elements of High-Confidence Trading," on this Tuesday, May 6, at 3:30 p.m. Eastern time.Read full article... Read full article...
Thursday, May 01, 2014
What’s in a price chart? A lot! Plain and simple, price patterns help you spot high-confidence trading and investing opportunities. Yes, fundamentals have their place, but technical analysis -- forecasting the market by looking for price patterns -- gives you a tremendous edge.Read full article... Read full article...