Category: Guides & Primers

Effective Signals for Catching the Recent Day Trading Trends

Markets have recently provided very good trends for day trading. Markets continue to rally, just as AbleTrend trading software has been signaling. To illustrate, here are the E-mini S&P and NQ day trading charts with AbleTrend Guidance Chart signals applied. E-mini S&P chart with AbleTrend Guidance Chart signals   E-mini NQ chart with AbleTrend Guidance […]

How to Catch the Market Trends as A Second Nature

When market trends come, they come with abundance. Only well trained traders can catch them effectively. From hindsight it’s easy to see the proper entry and exit points, but in the reality there is too much information that hinders traders making the right decisions in a timely manner. Is there something existing that can help […]

How to Filter Out False Signals and Catch the Market Trends Consistently

When the market moves come AbleTrend catches the real trends consistently with easy to follow rules. Here is yesterday’s Emini S&P chart with AbleTrend’s Guidance Chart. As you can see the rules to follow the Guidance Chart are simple and consistent, therefore it’s practical to apply in the early trading. Get Prepared for The Upcoming […]

KORS GILD and DIS Reacting to the Earnings Reports

February 7 was the Earnings Report date. Here are the three stock charts showing their reactions to the earnings reports respectively. From the two charts above, you can see that stocks (KORS and GILD) with a downtrend indicated by AbleTrend with red bars were hit hard on the unfavorable earning reports. From the chart above, […]

Trading AAPL with AbleTrend Guidance Chart

Using daily and weekly time frames with AbleTrend Guidance Chart has been popular for swing trading stocks. Here is an example with AAPL. The reasons that traders and investors like to use AbleTrend Guidance Chart are many, here are the four main reasons. Benefit 1: It Filters out false signals and choppiness What’s makes AbleTrend […]

Is It Rational to Short Bonds When Fed Raises Interest Rates?

Is it rational to short bonds when fed raises interest rates? Now you have an objective measure to verify your assumption, and that’s AbleTrend signals. See the chart below. AbleTrend provides timely specific buy and sell signals with large red dot. When you take the sell position you know exactly when your protective stops will […]

How to trade Dow 20K and after?

On the Fed news day the Dow index was 50 points away from 20,000. Now that U.S. stocks recovered some of the decline, the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) increased 60 points (0.3%) to 19,852, the S&P 500 Index gained 9 points (0.4%) to 2,262 and the Nasdaq Composite added 20 points (0.4%) to 5,457. […]

Looking Back and Looking Forward

We are approaching the end of the year 2016 that has been a roller-coaster ride in the markets. Looking back at the charts of various markets with AbleTrend signals may help you to change your perspective. Looking Back             This is the big picture of the Dow Jones Industrial Average […]

Trading Profitability Despite Low Volatility?

There is the feeling here & from user feedback that trading has gotten really good post-election, yet the numbers don’t reflect profitable market conditions.  The TLDR (too-long-didn’t-read) version is over here in form of a short clip: First, we found that not only did trading ranges not expand post-election, they have actually been compressed further. We […]