Educational posts relating to stock trading, investing, and technical analysis.

Earnings Season Statistics

As we head into Q2 (second quarter) earning season I wanted to share some statistics as well as a reminder for swing traders to be aware of the scheduled reporting date for any of your current positions or potential trade candidates that you are monitoring. While long-term investors or trend traders might not be overly [...]

Jul 17, 2017 10:36am|Categories: Trading Tips|0 Comments

Using Differentials Between Price & Moving Averages in Trading

In this video I share a custom indicator that I have created which displays the percentage that an index, stock, ETF, sector, etc... is trading above or below a particular moving average. Detailed instructions are provided on how to create this indicator as well as how to use it to help identify potential rallies & [...]

May 9, 2017 1:10pm|Categories: Equity Market Analysis, Trading Tips|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

Identifying & Incorporating Divergences Into Your Trading (video + static charts)

Identifying divergences between the stock market & various indicators in order to help identify when to be on the look out for a trend reversal. Covered in this video are the charts of the Nasdaq 100, S&P 500, IWM (Russell 200) and the percentage of stocks trading above their 50-day moving average in the Nasdaq. [...]

Apr 25, 2017 5:43pm|Categories: Educational, Equity Market Analysis|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |5 Comments

Earnings Trade Setups, part 2 (video)

This is a follow-up to Wednesday's Earnings Trade Setups & Trading Tips video. In that recent video, I had scrubbed through a long list of stocks that were scheduled to report earnings on Wednesday March 8th, narrowing it down to a list of 20 stocks that appeared to have clearly bullish or bearish chart patterns. [...]

Earnings Trade Setups & Trading Tips (video)

The video covers the outlook for numerous stocks with clearly bullish or bearish chart patterns that are scheduled to report earnings today. Also discussed are several factors & strategies that traders might consider when trading a stock around its quarterly earnings report. One example of the point that was made in the video that it [...]