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How The Financial Industry Benefited By Supporting Technical Analysis

Technical analysis gave the false perception to a very large number of traders that there was an easy method of dealing with uncertainty one could use to profit. Speculators, instead of going to casinos, traded the markets with known results.

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Technical Trading: The Winners and Losers

Technical trading is not as easy to define nowadays as it was in the 1980s when it become popular. It is no longer limited to technical analysis and indicators but encompasses a wide variety of methods. Most of the methods are well-known, … Continue reading

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Proper Use of Back-testing

Here is a link to a very short paper I have written on the subject of back-testing. It is a very basic introduction to an area that has many pitfalls, especially for new and inexperienced technical traders. Back-testing tells us how a system … Continue reading

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