Indicators are not always what they appear to be. Moving Averages are widely used as a trend-following tool. In many of the trading strategies that we have developed over the years, the 200-day moving average is used to identify the direction of the trend. We have found that taking buy signals only when the price… [Read More]
Recently, we completed research that shows moving averages can be used as part of a strategy to find short-term, mean reversion trading opportunities. This may be surprising to some traders because it might seem odd to use a trend-following indicator like MAs in a short-term, mean reversion strategy. This research was just published in our… [Read More]
With so much of the money invested in the U.S. being driven by money managers and their search for quality investments for pension funds, it’s no wonder that the majority choose to allocate their capital in the S&P 500. With this glut of cash regularly flowing into what they feel are value-buying opportunities as investments,… [Read More]
Bollinger Bands are a technical analysis tool and volatility indicator developed by John Bollinger in the 1980s that measures deviations in price relative to previous trades. There are bands that are positioned above and below a moving average. When volatility increases, the bands widen and when the volatility decreases, the bands become narrower. Read the… [Read More]
Drawing on the back-testing the Connors Research team has conducted over the last decade, we’ve quantified the fundamental behaviors that affect price action in the markets every single day in order to create trading strategies that generate High Probability Trading Signals. These signals are specifically designed to help active traders identify quantified trading setups with… [Read More]
We’ve developed 4 completely new ways to experience the advanced research and trading strategies of Chairman’s Club. These specialty clubs are all aimed at helping you focus on your individual trading goals using the latest quantified strategies from the Connors Research team. We’re offering 4 highly specialized versions of the Chairman’s Club experience that will… [Read More]
Since 2005, over 1,000 members of the TradingMarkets community have completed the journey you’ve just begun. Many now successfully manage their own investments and some even run their own investment firms. This past year Larry Connors conducted the 17th Session of the Swing Trading College.And now for the first time we have made all of… [Read More]
Looking for ways to improve your trading? There’s no better way to do this than to use our PowerRatings service every day to find the right stocks to buy and sell. Here, Larry Connors shows you two rules to increase your trading performance with PowerRatings.