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Multi Time Frame VWAP Analysis Swing Trade or Investment Opportunity in $BGC

Like many stocks I trade, I have no idea (or interest) in what $BGC does to justify themselves as a company.

I am a trader of stocks and this stock looks interesting as a swing trade candidate.

If I was an investor, I would look at that 2 year inverted head and […]

By |November 27th, 2017|Articles|Comments Off on Multi Time Frame VWAP Analysis Swing Trade or Investment Opportunity in $BGC

Investment Setup in Potash Saskatchewan POT

With the S&P 500 hitting new all-time highs on a consistent basis, many people are wondering when this rally will end. Rather than focus on what could go wrong, I like to focus on the opportunities in front of me and manage risk in each trade on its own merits.

I am […]

By |October 24th, 2017|Education|Comments Off on Investment Setup in Potash Saskatchewan POT

A Trade NOT Taken

In the Monday night video with trade ideas for today, it was suggested that ATI was a good long swingtrade candidate on strength above Monday’s high of 1922 REVIEW THE VIDEO HERE

On Tuesday morning, the stock opened weak and continued to go through the suggested stop level, thus ruining the initial risk reward. 15 […]

By |August 8th, 2017|Education|Comments Off on A Trade NOT Taken

How to Use the Volume Weighted Average Price VWAP

When people see my videos, one of the most common questions I receive is “how do I get the VWAP to show like that?” The video below shows how to use the “Anchored VWAP by Alphatrends.” To me, it is the perfect combination of Price, Volume and Time. I will host […]

By |July 31st, 2017|Education|Comments Off on How to Use the Volume Weighted Average Price VWAP

Do Not Set Stops Before The Open!

In Monday nights webinar (SEE RECORDING HERE) we spent a good amount of time talking about why we DO NOT set our stops until AFTER the market has opened and settled down for a few minutes.

On Tuesday, morning two of our overnight stocks opened below our suggested stop levels but we did not execute the […]

By |June 7th, 2017|Education|Comments Off on Do Not Set Stops Before The Open!

Important Intraday VWAP Concept

On Monday Morning I was asked about PBYI as a purchase candidate at (point A) on the chart. The questioner mentioned that the stock had traded as high as $100 pre-market. My response was, the stock is below declining vwap and do not want to purchase at that time. About 30 […]

By |June 5th, 2017|Education|Comments Off on Important Intraday VWAP Concept

VWAP Education

The password to this video is “vwapmagic”

VWAP Overview for Alphatrends Subscribers from Brian Shannon – Alphatrends on Vimeo.

By |February 6th, 2017|Bronze, Education, Gold, Premium Articles, Silver|Comments Off on VWAP Education

Some Levels of Interest in Apple

The trend remains lower, no evidence of a bottom. THe blue dotted line is the vwolume weighted average price of $AAPL from teh low in 2009 through trading today.

Click chart to enlarge.

By |April 17th, 2013|Articles, Education, General Blogs|1 Comment

VWAP “Since the Events” in Apple AAPL

I have been mentioning the volume weighted average price (VWAP) for about 8 years and a lot of people have picked up on the usefulness of it from a short term trading perspective. In addition to day trading, the VWAP is also quite useful as a measurement of average price “since an event” The two […]

By |March 27th, 2013|Articles, Education, General Blogs|Comments Off on VWAP “Since the Events” in Apple AAPL

Shares of Apple (AAPL) Could be Headed for 415-420

Shares of Apple ($AAPL) are still in a downtrend and the short video below outlines a potential scenario for a move down towards 415-420.

By |February 24th, 2013|Articles, Education, General Blogs|Comments Off on Shares of Apple (AAPL) Could be Headed for 415-420