Dancing with the Trend

The Misnamed Indicator and More

by Greg Morris

My good friend George Schade, the lawyer, the excellent technical analyst, the market historian, the superb researcher, and the one who has dampened a few of my brusque writings into less offensive prose has given me permission to reproduce an article he wrote in 2011 about an indicator I had in my “The Complete Guide to Market Breadth Indicators” book called the Schultz AT (you saw it in the last article).  It is presented below with some minor editing on my part to reduce the number of paragraphs and removal of the Endnotes.  I also enlarged the chart significantly.  I Read More 

Dancing with the Trend

Advance Decline Misc. Indicators (Chapter 6, CGMBI)

by Greg Morris

CH 6 Advance Decline Miscellaneous The breadth indicators in the section could not be categorized as using the difference or the ratio of the advances and declines, so they are in the miscellaneous section. Advance Decline Miscellaneous Indicators Advances / Issues Traded Advance Decline Divergence Oscillator Advance Decline Diffusion Index Breadth Climax Declining Issues TRIX Disparity Index Dynamic Synthesis Unchanged Issues Velocity Index Read More 

Dancing with the Trend

Lists of Market Wisdom

by Greg Morris

Over the decades I have collected lists of rules, guidelines, steps, etc. written by various individuals for various reasons.  Most of them were created by folks after they had spent decades in the business and were sharing some things they not only learned over that time, but also strongly believed. My friend Lance Roberts did something similar to this on his blog a few months ago and I thought it was a great idea.  These tidbits contain valuable insights and there is some repetition among the contributors.  Gerald Loeb’s two books are must reads – I read them about 35 Read More