Stock market performance after Thanksgiving Day

In this article I test whether buying the stock market after Thanksgiving day has historically been a good idea.

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Swing Trading Signal for 26th November

Another swing trading signal.

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Swing Trading Signals for 24th November

The most recent swing trading system signals and accompanying entry and exit orders.

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Swing Trading system for stocks

I’ve received quite a few emails recently from people who would like to trade a system that only hold positions for a couple of weeks. So I thought that I would share the rules to a pretty basic swing trading system for stocks which I recently conjured up. Please recognise that this system is meant…

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MCDs 1 Me 0

About a week ago I posted a video where I explained my reasons for shorting McDonalds. Today my system told me to take a loss on the trade so that is what I’ve done. The one good thing to come out of the trade is that I will never eat another BigMac as long as…

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A plan is only worth-while if you intend to stick to it…

I’m not going to lie…the recent rally has caught me a tad offside. This is one of the drawbacks to mechanical system trading. Sometimes, you look at a chart and just know that you shouldn’t be short… but the rules are the rules and if your rules say to be short, you should be short!…

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Short McDonalds

A trade set-up example where i look for a short trade in a stock which is in a long-term down-trend, short-term rally.

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Day Trading the SPY

A short-term day trading idea for the SPY.

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All that Glitters.

Quick post. I just bought this Gold-Mining Stock for a very speculative $1.06. Waterfall decline. Media focus on the Gold Bear Market. My take…Gold mining stocks are now offering what could turn out to be a bargain.

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Back-Testing with Split-Adjusted Data

Split-adjusted data is a necessary component when testing a trading strategy. However, it too comes with its own perils which many system developers seem to ignore. To make my point, I can use a chart of AAPL. The following AAPL chart shows us the closing price yesterday (24th Sept 2014).     The next chart…

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