Bump and Run Reversal

Bump and Run Reversal

Bump and Run Reversal Chart Pattern As the name implies, the Bump and Run Reversal (BARR) is a reversal pattern that forms after excessive speculation drives prices up too far, too fast. Developed by Thomas Bulkowski, the pattern was introduced in the June-97 issue of Technical Analysis of Stocks and Commodities and also included in his recently published book, the Encyclopedia of Chart Patterns. The pattern was originally named the Bump and Run Formation, or BARF. Bulkowski decided that Wall Street was not ready for such an acronym and changed…

Park Your Cash in

Park Your Cash in

Where to Park Your Cash in You have money, you need a place to park your cash in for a while and the financial institutions are lining up at the door. You may be tempted to fall for whatever suitor makes a good first impression, but remember: This choice is all about you. The best short-term savings account is the one that best matches your needs in the following areas: Access: How often will you need to dip into the account, and what’s your preferred method of access — ATM, checkwriting, online, and…

Improve Your Trading Results

Improve Your Trading Results

Why Trading The Daily Charts Will Improve Your Trading Results If your Forex trading is not going the way you want it to and you feel overwhelmed by the amount of market data bombarding your brain every time you sit down to analyze the markets, you probably need to readjust your trading strategy so that your primary focus is on the daily charts. If you are currently experiencing any of the following trading problems you will benefit significantly from making the daily chart your primary trading time frame: Please Share…

Best Kept Secret

Best Kept Secret

Know the Best Kept Secret Having been in the trading and investing business for more than 20 years now, I have seen arbitrage opportunities come and go, a real strong edge or two fade away, rules or regulations close a loop hole to some free money and so on. Like anything in life, strong and easy opportunities to profit financially typically don’t last because enough people find out and compete for that opportunity, and it’s that competition that eliminates the opportunity. Today, the biggest edge that offers real strong consistent…

Thinking Charts Differently

Thinking Charts Differently

Thinking Charts, a Little Different When it comes to trading and markets, at Online Trading Academy we tend to think different than conventional wisdom. The reason for this is we are focused on reality based trading and investing. One of the things I am always fascinated with his how we are taught to do certain things and how we learn, specifically when it comes to anything that has to do with competing. In the United States for example, we compete for jobs, money, better this and better that… Have you ever…