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Trading Psychology Has Become Irrelevant

In the past trading psychology played an important role in controlling the emotional factors that affected profitability. Nowadays, anyone talking about a need for proper trading psychology has fallen behind in the era of algo trading and machine learning. If … Continue reading

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Crack In The bull Market No 79

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.

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S&P 500: Lowest Intraday Range In 24 Years

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

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Dumb Social Media Sentiment Algos Target The Stock of O’Reilly Automotive

Increased volatility in the stock of O’Reilly Automotive (ORLY) in the last two days while the name O’Reilly was trending in the news raises questions about the effectiveness of social media sentiment algos and their perils.

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Use Algos to Fight The Algos

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

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Machine Learning With DLPAL PRO: Part Two

In this article we show how to prepare historical files with continues features and a discrete target for an ensemble of securities using DLPAL PRO. Then, we apply machine learning on a random sample of half of the data and … Continue reading

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