Bloomberg reported that hedge fund managers increased their short positions while stocks moved higher last week. From the perspective of a contrarian, this is bullish for stocks because contrarians believe the majority of managers will be wrong at important turning points. Simple analysis like that is rarely useful or profitable and traders should dig deeper… [Read More]
At this point of time, the market will move in the perceived direction of the budget talks. Any inkling of a deal will likely send prices skyrocketing because the selling has been relatively light – there’s been a lack of buyers and they are waiting for safety before committing. Yesterday’s 100+ point down day was… [Read More]
The market is now oversold and with headlines like this on CNBC.com “First a default, then a depression?” Some think so” it’s time to begin scaling into the market. Have a great weekend! Today’s Potential Opportunities on Further Pullbacks: Stocks: CVX,IRM ETFs: EWJ For today’s official Daily Battle Plan set-ups click here.
At first blush, this may seem like an odd statement. Of course VXX has a price, and of course when we’re trading we care what that price is and in which direction it moves. As an absolute value, however, we can’t draw any conclusions from the price of VXX. If I tell you that VXX… [Read More]
Were very excited to announce our newest addition to the Connors Research Trading Strategy Series: ETF Trading with Bollinger Bands.
Veteran trader and active investor Kevin Haggerty is back this week with his latest insights into market behavior and highlights recent day trading opportunities in commodity ETFs.
The 2-period RSI is an incredibly powerful tool for active traders. Learn how you can regularly apply it to trading ETFs and see how accurate it has been throughout our historically back-tested results.
Explore this exciting and easily implemented strategy for trading volatility that has accurately predicted the price of VXX 97.3% of the time since it began trading.
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