Dancing with the Trend

Investing with the Trend

by Greg Morris

Warning!  This is a sales pitch for my latest and last book, Investing with the Trend.  Instead of hearing from me, I have included a few actual reviews from readers.  I basically tell people that I dumped 40+ years of experience in this book.  There are many things in this book that others would never say – I did not hold back as I think some things in modern finance and technical analysis needed to be said. Personally, I would not recommend the electronic (Kindle) version since there are hundreds of charts and tables in the book.  Enjoy! Read More 

Dancing with the Trend

Candlestick Analysis - Putting it All Together

by Greg Morris

Here we are at the end of the Candlestick Analysis series; hopefully a few of you are still with me.  I’m going to show in this article the process I would use to incorporate candle patterns into my trading even though I am no longer a trader; not sure I ever was.  Hey, there are enough non-traders out there offering trading advice, I just wanted to be honest about it.  There are some things that must be met before I would consider a Japanese candle pattern to have any validity. Trend Of course, this is the most important component Read More 

Dancing with the Trend

Candlestick Analysis - Performance

by Greg Morris

The following tables of data reflect the performance of 14 different technical indicators using the perceived popular parameters for each one (see Table A).  However, each table uses a different setting for analyzing the candle patterns.  The success or failure of a candle pattern is determined by the price relative to the last day of the candle pattern.  For example, in Table B, the success of a candle pattern is measured by the price two (2) days after the pattern.  If the price is lower and it was a bearish reversal pattern or a bearish continuation pattern, then the Read More