Brexit…Should We Stay Or Should We Go???

Commencing on Monday when the DAX, EuroStoxx50 and FTSE 100 gapped open higher, the Island Bottom formations in the DAX and EuroStoxx50 have been a great bullish indicator. The five-day totals are astounding. DAX +750 points (+7.85%) E50 +230 points (+8.18%) FTSE +400 points (+6.77%) These European bourses have dragged the U.S. indices higher with … Read more


Why Trade ETF’s?

There are many reasons to consider for trading Exchange Traded Funds (ETF’s). As I mentioned in the last blog, there are currently over 1600 ETF’s and that number is growing every week. You just need to be aware that the newer ETF’s typically start out with very low volume until they become more popular. There … Read more


What Are ETF’s?

If you are new to trading, you will quickly learn there are many different vehicles to trade. ETF’s (Exchange Traded Funds) are just one of the choices. ETF’s came about in the early 90’s. They then became popular in 2008 after the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission began to allow actively managed ETF’s. There are now more … Read more


Position Sizing 101

Many new traders start trading with a small account and large risks. This is a formula for failure. When you start trading you should think about being able to trade for a long period of time and slowly grow your account. You should also treat your trading as a business. If you started a business you wouldn’t … Read more