Archive for June, 2013

China’s Recent Fall Looks Suspiciously Similar to Our 2008 Credit Crisis, Plus World Chart Analysis

This Market Watch is for educational purposes only and is not to be interpreted as trading or investment advice.  See Terms Of Use here. Last time we spoke I mentioned that the tiny move up on China’s Shanghai Composite was not enough to form a new up trend.  This week, we’ve had some very serious […]

June 30, 2013  Tags: , , , , ,   Posted in: Market Analysis, The Technical View  No Comments

Trading System: How to Code a Bollinger Band Breakout Trading System

Beginners Course  |  Intermediate Course  |  Amibroker Course Home This lesson is based on how to code a Bollinger Band breakout trading system.  This particular Bollinger Band breakout idea was made famous by master Australian trader Nick Radge in his book Unholy Grails.  Nick is an absolutely stand-up guy as any Australian trader or investor will tell you, […]

June 30, 2013  Tags: , , , , ,   Posted in: Amibroker, Amibroker Trading System, Trading System  12 Comments

Getting Your Stats: How To Know If Your Strategy Can Win

Beginners Course  |  Intermediate Course  |  Amibroker Course The Favourite Question When new investors first come to the markets looking for quick and easy profits (and before they realise that no such thing truly exists) one of their favourite questions is this: “What is the secret to the markets?”  The answer is both more simple and more complex […]

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Conditional Orders and Trading When Working Full Time

Beginners Course  |  Intermediate Course  |  Amibroker Course When You’re Running Out Of Time There are many challenges facing traders and investors today – commissions dragging on accounts, people’s opinions and predictions, lack of time to do the research properly, and lack of time to actually put the orders in. As the world gets faster and more […]

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Position Sizing – Thinking In Terms Of Risk, Not Percentage Return

Beginners Course  |  Intermediate Course  |  Amibroker Course How The Common Investor Thinks If you ask the common trader or investor what the most important thing is when buying a share, they will tell you it is the percentage return they receive.  A 10 percent return is often seen as good, and a 50 percent return or […]

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