Dec 052012
 
Using Indicators in Unique Ways to Expand Market Understanding

One thing that has always amazed me about trading tools that are commercially and widely distributed is virtually none of them have any basis in statistical fact.  Sorry if this seems harsh, or even downright rude but,  what this really means is if you backtest them, they will not make a better than random trading […continue here]

May 172012
 
Statistical Analysis of a Traditional Stochastic Indicator

This is an article I wrote a number of years ago on the efficacy of technical analysis and, more specifically, the statistical analysis of a traditional stochastic indicator being used in the traditional sense. There are often more creative ways to use traditional indicators than the party line, but knowing their limitations can be a […continue here]

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