The Secrets of the VIX

Did you know that the VIX is an index, a technical indicator, and a security that you can trade? It’s true – and the VIX is arguably the most effective gauge of risk and market sentiment available to investors and traders. And I use this indicator daily to...

Blue 42, Blue 42

Sometimes things don’t go according to plan. That’s why it’s important to stay nimble during these volatile and uncertain times.  Some people may call this indecision or confusion, but I call it reading the field and knowing how to place my trade. Think of it like a...

How To Trade The VWAP Momentum Pattern

The problem with chart analysis is it’s subjective. Definitely more art than science. But it’s not all bad. If we all had the same opinions then there wouldn’t be any volatility in the market. But as a technical trader I can tell you that not all indicators are...

Always Mind The Gap

There are hundreds, possibly thousands of technical indicators used to try to decipher the trend and momentum of the markets. However, most of them are just noise, and totally worthless! In fact, the only thing you need to remember is the first rule of trading: Always...

Important Tips On Using Stop-Losses

Market volatility can make even the most disciplined traders crack. This means that the true test of being a trader is how you handle yourself under the stress and pressure of irrational markets. Trading is a dog eat dog world—it’s a zero sum game. There’s always a...

Momentum Indicators Predict Massive Selloff In Crude

Yet again, another wild day in the markets with history being made – and not in the good way! As the world reels from the Coronavirus and staging a huge rally in stocks, disaster strikes in the oil markets. “Oil prices turned negative. Hundreds of US oil...