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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

Back-testing tells us how a system performed in the past and that is all. If one assumes that systems that did not perform well in the past have high probability to fail in actual trading then back-testing can be turned … Continue reading

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