Merlin Strategy Monthly Performance Splash Image

Our Merlin swing trading strategy kicked off its live track record November 2019 and in this post we’ll cover the recent performance since that time. To learn more about the strategy and to follow along in real-time with its trading signals, please visit the Merlin strategy page.   Merlin Trading Performance November

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How to Maximize Your Screen Time Adjusted Returns Splash Image Coins Watch

Chances are you’ve heard of the concept of risk-adjusted returns. If you haven’t, it basically means that a strategy’s returns should be measured relative to the risk taken to achieve them. There’s a handful of ways to grade the efficiency of trading systems in this category such as Sharpe, Sortino, MAR, Ulcer index, and the…

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Buy Stop Orders For Swing Traders Splash

Buy stop limit orders for swing traders covers the basics of how a buy stop limit order works and how it fits into the execution process of a swing trading strategy like the one we implement here at The Trade Risk.   What is a buy stop Limit order?

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Splash Image Scanning For Breakout Setups Using Worden TC200 PCF

Scanning for Breakout Setups using Worden TC2000 PCF is a guide for traders using TC2000 who are looking to find stocks that are breaking out and increasing in momentum. We’ll walk through a few different scan ideas, explain the thought process, and share all of the code that goes into each condition. The basis of…

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The action today to kick off the second quarter of 2018 was about as ugly as it gets. SPX -2.23% QQQ -2.89% IWM -2.44% But despite today’s selling, the S&P500 is still trying to hold on to this high stakes area of support around this 2580 level which is precisely where buyers emerged in early…

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Splash Image - Chart Pattern Trading Advice From a 20+ Year Professional

Chart pattern trading falls under the category of technical analysis and represents one of the more popular approaches to making buy and sell decisions using charts. We as humans love forming patterns in all areas of our lives and analyzing price charts is no different. I don’t personally consider myself a chart pattern trader, but…

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Stocks finished strongly positive on the day after starting off in the red with a lower gap open. This was a bullish follow-through day after buyers staged a reversal last Friday. We’re not out of the woods yet, the S&P500 still has plenty of recent supply to break through in this 272 to 274 area,…

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