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This new meme that emerged last week confirms my view that many try to rationalize price action in the context of their expectations and that most of technical analysis is thinking in words.
The intraday change from the low to the high of the S&P 500 index on Friday, May 26, was only o.19%, which is the lowest in about 23 years and the fourth lowest in 31 years. I list some of … Continue reading
Someone I follow in Twitter made a comment yesterday that recent market activity is similar to that observed during summer months. Below I include some – mostly useless – statistics and the possible reasons for the subdued action.
Every trader’s resolution for this year should include a transition to a mode of operation that is compatible with current market environment. Among other things, this includes abandoning random discretionary trading and adopting a systematic framework. When human traders start … Continue reading