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Stock Market Chart Analysis for Week Ending 1/13/17

I have audio issues so we will have static charts for review and look ahead. I cannot get as detailed without the video but maybe this is a good way to update once or twice a week? Any feedback would be appreciated.

By |January 15th, 2017|Education, Stock Market Analysis|Comments Off on Stock Market Chart Analysis for Week Ending 1/13/17

Setting Stops, Risk Management is Job #1

In last nights video, we discussed stop placement and used IDTI as an example of how we might handle a lower open. I had no idea that the stock would, in fact, open lower (and below our stop) but I am glad it did because it gives us a great opportunity for review.

In the […]

By |January 11th, 2017|Bronze, Education, Gold, Silver|Comments Off on Setting Stops, Risk Management is Job #1

Alphatrends Subscription Sale

If you have followed my work for any period of time, you know I don’t do a lot of marketing and sales are very rare. Here is an offer to save on annual subscriptions to Alphatrends, this offer will expire on February 3, 2017.

GOLD Annual Membership – normal pricing $799, special […]

By |January 9th, 2017|Articles, Education|Comments Off on Alphatrends Subscription Sale

2016 Year End Market Analysis (VIDEO)

In case you missed it..

JANUARY EFFECT STOCKS 2017

Similar pattern in NDVA & QCOM

Long term chart of BITCOIN

10 Steps to Building A Winning Trading Plan (INFOGRAPHIC)

By |December 30th, 2016|Education|Comments Off on 2016 Year End Market Analysis (VIDEO)

January Effect Stocks 2016-2017

Picking bottoms (or a top) in a stock is one of the most difficult jobs on Wall Street and it is something which I rarely attempt to do. There is, however, one time of year that I have had success in finding deeply oversold stocks which have produced incredible short term percentage moves over the […]

By |December 30th, 2016|Education, Stock Trading Ideas|Comments Off on January Effect Stocks 2016-2017

Stock Market Video Analysis for Week Ending 12/2/16

Here are a few posts you may have missed on Alphatrends this week.
TAKING PROFITS IS GOOD

DISSECTING A TRADE NOT TAKEN

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The best trader I know has had a breakout year.  Some of the milestones he has met in 2016 include;
-His first $100,000 day
-His first $1,000,000 day
-A $25 Million MONTH!!

But […]

By |December 2nd, 2016|Education, Stock Market Analysis|Comments Off on Stock Market Video Analysis for Week Ending 12/2/16

Dissecting a Trade Not Taken

In late October, shares of Akami Technologies ($AKAM) gapped higher and over the next month it digested those gains in what appeared to be a constructive way. We had it on our radar as a watch list idea on 11/29 (green highlighted day on 30 min chart on the right.)

We DID NOT […]

By |December 1st, 2016|Education|Comments Off on Dissecting a Trade Not Taken

Taking Profits is Good!!

I wanted to continue with a recent theme of taking profits. In THIS POST LAST WEEK we dissected our decision to exit MXL, the chart below was shown in that post. Scroll down a little to the same stock today. NOT GETTING out would have been expensive!

MXL updated November 30

Or how […]

By |November 30th, 2016|Education|Comments Off on Taking Profits is Good!!

Stock Market Video Analysis for Week Ending 11/25/16

By |November 25th, 2016|Education, Stock Market Analysis|Comments Off on Stock Market Video Analysis for Week Ending 11/25/16

More About Breakouts

Two guiding principles of Alphatrends are to ask these questions before we enter any new trade

– Where has the stock come from?
– Where does the stock have the potential to go?

Everyday these questions (along with other helpful reminders) are on our swing sheet with the trading ideas. They are there to make sure we […]

By |November 21st, 2016|Education|Comments Off on More About Breakouts