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How Some Academics Misguide Traders And Hedge Funds

Some academics misguide traders and hedge funds in focusing on combating data-mining bias when in most cases this is an exercise in futility, increases Type-II error out of bounds (missed discoveries) and diverts attention from the real problem, which is … Continue reading

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Best Lookback Period in Position Trading With Price Patterns

Price Action Lab allows systematic and also discretionary position traders to analyze historical price series and determine the best lookback period in the context of price patterns. In this article, the best lookback period is determined in the case of … Continue reading

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Dip Buyers Are Gamblers

During high volatility periods and especially near major tops and bottoms there are opportunities for dip buyers. The gains are random and those who think they were able to predict them usually return them back to the market if they … Continue reading

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