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  1. Technical Analysis- Good book?

    What is a good book that you guys would recommend to learn more about technical analysis? I am sort of a beginner in trading and would like to educate myself more about tech. If anyone would recommend a good read that would be great. technical analysis ...

    36 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 24 2016 - 7:45am -

  2. Is the Hindenburg Omen for Real?

    The web is on fire with stories about the Hindenburg Omen that was triggered last week. The Hindenburg Omen is going to make things very bad, very soon, if technical analysts are correct. Never heard of it? You're not alone. It's a market anomal ...

    41 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 17 2010 - 6:05am -

  3. Is Technical Analysis For Real?

    I used to believe in technical analysis. It went against the mainstream, it was easy to implement, and it had strong, compelling arguments to support its validity. Or so I thought. For example, if Stock A is selling for $8 on Monday and goes up to $12 by ...

    35 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 1 2012 - 2:16pm -

  4. Hindenburg Confirmed; Dow Heading to 5,000

    Don't shoot the messenger: the Dow might be in real trouble. The Hindenburg Omen has officially been confirmed, and the blind mathematician behind the theory has exited the market entirely, for what that's worth. Friday's market close was a ...

    31 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 25 2010 - 12:26pm -

  5. Scam Science: Old School Wall Street

    mod (Andy) note: "Blast from the past- Best of Eddie"- This one is originally from September 2010. If there's an old post from Eddie you'd like to see up again shoot me a message. I have a feeling this week-long series is going to be b ...

    18 comments - 3 silver bananas - Mar 22 2014 - 9:00am -

  6. Into DXD Calls Again

    Those of you who subscribe to my Twitter feed got a message yesterday that I re-entered my favorite (recent favorite, anyway) DXD Call trade. It's not a trade for the faint of heart, but it paid off over a triple last month and I think we're goi ...

    29 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 15 2010 - 4:11am -

  7. Technical Analysis- Help with trading?

    Does Technical Analysis help with trading? By technical analysis, I mean moving averages, MACD, Stochastics, RSI, candlesticks, etc. Academicians say it doesn't work because of the efficient market hypothesis. However, I know some finance professiona ...

    14 comments - 0 silver bananas - Apr 24 2016 - 7:45am -

  8. What's Your Favorite Technical Indicators?

    For those traders who use technical analysis, what is your favorite indicator? I like the MACD and island reversals which have served me well. trading technical analysis ...

    19 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 6 2011 - 12:25am -

  9. CFT by the IFTA (International Federation of Technical Analysts)

    Hello everyone, I'm currently a freshmen at CUNY Baruch college located in New York, NY and am an aspiring trader. My major is Statistics/Quantitative Modeling and so far, I'm fortunate to know that hedge funds don't typically extend employ ...

    8 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 18 2015 - 1:56am -

  10. Technical Analysis in this Eurocrisis-obsessed market

    Some people like technical analysis more than others. I am wondering if you guys think technical analysis is MORE or LESS accurate/useful in this market where everything is driven by macro events in Europe combined with investors' mood from one day t ...

    9 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 25 2011 - 9:14am -

  11. What is the FX Trading Techniques Used by Hedge Fund?

    Hello everyone. Just want to ask professionals some basic questions here: Do hedge fund trade major FX? What kind of trading techniques do they use? Is it Technical + Fundemantal + Experience? or depend largely on algorithm trading looking for arbitrage? ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 22 2011 - 6:44pm -

  12. WSO- Help me get an offer

    I've been tasked to research a certain company "deeply" that basically rides on getting a FT offer. I've gathered basic fundamental information, some SWOT analysis, I'm looking for any other information that I should have, as well ...

    7 comments - 0 silver bananas - Nov 9 2011 - 6:17pm -

  13. Does Equity Research look at Technical Analysis?

    Would your typical ER associate at a BB ever use technical analysis when analyzing a stock? Also, how much is one expected to know about options/derivatives? Equity Research technical analysis ...

    6 comments - 1 silver bananas - Nov 9 2011 - 7:25pm -

  14. Go to Book for Technical Skills?

    I often see "Investment Banking: Valuation, Leveraged Buyouts, and Mergers & Acquisitions" written by Joshua Rosenbaum and Joshua Pearl as the go to book for technical skills. It is often described as not being as dry as other publications. ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 1 2015 - 4:27pm -

  15. Indicators That Work & Facts That Actually Matter

    All major stock indices closed up for a third session in a row today, hinting at a bit of a rally in response to the bloody diarrhea streak of the last couple of weeks. Still, etfguide.com's Daryl Montgomery is not impressed, penning a very compellin ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 8 2010 - 7:39pm -

  16. Does GS Use TA!?!

    I saw a picture on the GS S&T career section webpage that had a computer screen with a few charts in the background. I remember Jim Cranmer, I know he wasn't a trader, talking a lot about TA in his books. Dose anyone still believe in TA? Goldman ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Dec 22 2012 - 7:25pm -

  17. Technical Analysis Class in Chicago

    Im looking for a good introduction to technocal analysis course in Chicago, any suggestions? technical analysis ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 19 2011 - 6:10pm -

  18. Technical Analysis and Value Investing

    I've heard Warren Buffett call technical analysis completely useless, so I guess that is a good enough reason to dismiss it if you are a value investor. But are there a decent amount of value investors out there who use fundamental analysis to make i ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 19 2014 - 2:55pm -

  19. Best books on technical analysis?

    I am particularly interested in stuff that can be used as signals in algo and high-frequency trdes, but would love to hear any recommendations you've got nonetheless. books technical analysis ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 27 2011 - 11:45pm -

  20. Candlestick vs. quantitative trading

    I used to be a trader, more of the candlestick variety before I studied finance and I learned about candlesticks before. But now since I've seen a lot more quantitative concepts, I'm just wondering: who reputable actually uses candlestick charts ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 30 2015 - 7:13am -

  21. What Is Technical Analysis?

    Technical analysis is the technique of analyzing an asset based on the statistics of its trading pattern and history. This includes things such as: Candlestick Charts Support & Resistance Lines MACD The idea behind technical analysis is that the histo ...

    0 comments - silver bananas - Apr 23 2012 - 9:43am -

  22. Fundamental vs Technical Analysis (which is better?)

    I know there is not a concrete answer to which type of analysis is better. But which would you defend? Do you find that one is better for certain types of industries and/or companies than others? Obviously technical is not really possible for companies in ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Sep 26 2016 - 10:34am -

  23. Fundamental vs Technical Analysis

    I know there is not a concrete answer to which type of analysis is better. But which would you defend? Do you find that one is better for certain types of industries and/or companies than others? Obviously technical is not really possible for companies in ...

    0 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 23 2016 - 3:56pm -

  24. Technical Analysis book

    Hi everyone, What are the best books about technical analysis? Looking for something that go deep into the subject with explanations about all the possible tools. Thanks in advance;-) technical analysis trading best books ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Oct 19 2015 - 2:50pm -

  25. Technical Analysis Charts for the Interest Rate Market

    Guys, For those in the rates market, are there websites from which you get your technical analysis/charts from or you mostly do them yourselves or get them from the desk strategists or from other dealers? trading interest rate technical analysis ...

    0 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 18 2014 - 6:42pm -

  26. where to learn technical analysis

    Hi, Any good books/forums to learn technical analysis? technical analysis ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Dec 16 2013 - 8:09am -

  27. Point and Figure Charting

    Hey Guys, I am wondering if any of you find Point and Figure charting useful or have ever tried using it? It seems like no one uses Point and Figure anymore and this is actually the first post on WSO I believe. I have just started learning about it and it ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - Nov 5 2012 - 8:04pm -

  28. Related Experience

    Hey guys, This past summer I interned at a private wealth management firm, working with the CIO on the firm's investment research. The firm concentrated mainly on etf investing so that they got the diversification they ideally wanted rather easily, a ...

    0 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 19 2011 - 9:45pm -

  29. Nick Radge Technical Analyst Interview

    Our team has just released a new interview, by demand, with Nick Radge. Hopefully you find this informative and educational. Full interview here: http://student2trader.com/index.php?...&id=7&Itemid=2 Here are some great questions from the intervie ...

    0 comments - 0 silver bananas - Sep 7 2010 - 10:49pm -