A new book by Steve Ward, trainer of The Technical Analyst’s Trading Psychology Workshop and professional performance coach, looks at how mindfulness techniques can be used to improve a trader’s overall performance.
Strategies & Techniques
Research by the University of Chicago’s Samuel Hartzmark suggests that selling of a stock within a portfolio might be caused by “the rank effect.”
Marko Kolanovic, Global Head of Derivative and Quantitative Strategies at J.P. Morgan Securities, has looked at the performance of the S&P 500 and its sectors during and after selloffs in Oil that coincided with a USD rally.
We could be at the beginning of a regime change from RISK ON to RISK OFF, according to Riccardo Ronco, Head of Technical Analysis at Aviate Global in London.
Riccardo Ronco, Head of Technical Analysis at Aviate Global in London, suggests adding flow data to an analysis of any ETF and presents an example for gold.
Recent US dollar strength has pushed RSI oscillators into extreme readings. Is it a good time to sell USD?
Dave Floyd of US-based Aspen Trading describes how Elliott Wave and Fibonacci can sometimes combine to give excellent signals in short-term FX trading.
While US equities continue to look attractive relative to their overseas counterparts, two topics are of concern to US equity investors: a strengthening US dollar and falling commodity prices.
Walter Zimmerman, Senior Technical Analyst at United-ICAP, looks at how the RSI can be used to identify market tops and finds that using divergence in isolation is not enough.
An in-depth report on the equity hedge fund landscape by Barclays Capital Solutions Group makes interesting observations for equity portfolio management.