Archive | September, 2011

Market Correlations & Constructive Interference

In trading you need to have a basic understanding of how markets play follow the leader, and how you can use this information to improve your trade selection. Markets work best when asset class vehicles are being actively purchased as investment and savings vehicles by the world’s working population.  Asset class purchases by global workers and their [...]

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Market Correlations: the Rule of the Day

Nothing makes the point that we no longer trade individual markets but rather “the financial market” better than the screen shot of eight 15-minute charts below of (left to right, top to bottom) Crude oil, 10-year U.S. interest-rates, Swiss Franc futures, Nasdaq futures, AUDUSD, EURUSD, Japanese Yen futures, and the S&P 500 futures. The correlation [...]

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