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Analysis Topic: Investor & Trader Education

The analysis published under this topic are as follows.

InvestorEducation

Sunday, September 30, 2007

Quantifying and Forecasting an Equity Risk Factor: Fixing the Inaccurate So-Called Fed Model / InvestorEducation / Stock Market Valuations

By: Bob_Bronson

... and Why the Stock Market P/E is Declining to 10
It is generally agreed that the most elegant equation in physics is E = mc 2 .  In mathematics, it is e π i +1 = 0, which most simply connects the five most important numbers in mathematics.  It is always and everywhere exact and even its most esoteric components -- the transcendental number, e, and its imaginary number, i -- are regularly used in physics and the other sciences, as well as many important fields today, including energy, computers and even valuing specialized securities. [i] Read full article... Read full article...

 


InvestorEducation

Saturday, September 29, 2007

Leader Stocks Tend to Lead Broad Market Advances / InvestorEducation / Learn to Trade

By: Marty_Chenard

Be a kid and play follow the Leader for stock market profits ... Remember when you were a kid and played "follow the leader"? The leader would jump, run, and often do body contortions that you were supposed to repeat or get knocked out of the game.

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InvestorEducation

Tuesday, September 25, 2007

The Genesis of Over The Counter Interest Rate Derivatives / InvestorEducation / Derivatives

By: Rob_Kirby

Best Financial Markets Analysis ArticleMisinformation regarding the origin and genesis of the OTC Interest Rate Derivatives complex abound in the market. 

During the 1970's – after President Nixon took the world off the gold standard - the dramatic increase in the price of crude oil led to burgeoning balances of petro dollars [Euro-dollars] in the treasuries of banks involved in international trade. This immediately led to banks bolstering their treasury operations to deal with the influx of ‘inflated dollars'.

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InvestorEducation

Monday, September 24, 2007

The Elasticity of Taxable Income - How the Laffer Curve Really Works / InvestorEducation / Taxes

By: Gerard_Jackson

Let us begin with the much neglected Kennedy tax cuts and then follow through with other tax measures. We shall then finish with a diagrammatic explanation of how cuts in capital gains taxes expand both the economy and tax revenues.

Kennedy declared that “it is a paradoxical that tax rates are too high and tax revenues too low”. In other words, high taxes were depressing output. Acting on this belief — what so many today sneeringly call supply-side economics — he cut taxes in 1963 and investment surged ahead. In the four years preceding the Kennedy cuts only 27.8 per cent of what is termed investment went to business and 38.5 per cent to real estate.

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InvestorEducation

Monday, September 17, 2007

Secrets of Sucessful Trading in Commodities and Financial Futures / InvestorEducation / Learn to Trade

By: George_Kleinman

Best Financial Markets Analysis ArticleRecently, I've been reading in the financial press about how today's popular gurus are split on whether we're in the middle of a long-term bull market or bear market.

How do you know what to believe or what to do? I suggest you don't subscribe to either the bull or the bear side. As Jesse Livermore once said, “I prefer to be on the right side.”

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InvestorEducation

Saturday, September 15, 2007

Using Elliott Wave Theory to Forecast the Financial Markets / InvestorEducation / Elliott Wave Theory

By: EWI

In the 1930s, Ralph Nelson Elliott , a corporate accountant by profession, studied price movements in the financial markets and observed that certain patterns repeat themselves. He offered proof of his discovery by making astonishingly accurate stock market forecasts. What appears random and unrelated, Elliott said, will actually trace out a recognizable pattern once you learn what to look for. Elliott called his discovery "The Elliott Wave Principle," and its implications were huge. He had identified the common link that drives the trends in human affairs, from financial markets to fashion, from politics to popular culture.

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InvestorEducation

Tuesday, September 11, 2007

How To Use Leverage Wisely / InvestorEducation / Options & Warrants

By: Dudley_Baker

Based on the recent action in the price of gold we have to believe that it has once again broken out to the upside and ready to run. Last week, Richard Russell presented us an excerpt from his service titled, The Box, in which he is using the point and figure method of plotting gold. The basis of the article was that if gold could close at $690 an ounce, it would be a bullish breakout. Well, guess what? It did, it has and no doubt (in our mind) will continue much higher in the coming weeks and months eventually taking out the old highs in the upper $800's. The question always for investors is what do we do? How to maximize our gains and should we use leverage?

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InvestorEducation

Sunday, September 09, 2007

The Risks of Doubling Down on Falling Stocks / InvestorEducation / Learning to Invest

By: Roger_Conrad

Best Financial Markets Analysis ArticleI know a few people who know when to double down in Blackjack. A lot more, however, lose their shirts in an emotional attempt to make back losses.

Even those who usually succeed will freely admit doubling down isn't a risk-reduction technique. On the contrary, you've got twice the money at stake, betting on the same situation. You may recoup your losses in one fell swoop. But the penalty for failure is twice what it was before, and it's hard not to get a little emotional.

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InvestorEducation

Thursday, September 06, 2007

Expert Vs. The Machine / InvestorEducation / Learn to Trade

By: David_Shvartsman

I've been coming across and reading a fair amount of material on the rise of data-driven decision making lately.

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InvestorEducation

Tuesday, August 07, 2007

Will the Stock Market PE Ratio Expand or Contract? / InvestorEducation / Learning to Invest

By: Hans_Wagner

Knowing whether the PE ratio is going to expand or contract is an important factor when trying to beat the market . This is the first of a four part series on which direction the PE ratio for the S&P 500 will go over the next couple of years. First, let's briefly go over how to use the PE ratio and then we will look at ways to get the underlying PE ratio for the S&P 500. It is not as easy as one might first think. In the later parts we will examine the potential for the S&P 500 PE ratio to expand, contract and then provide an opinion on what investors should do.

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InvestorEducation

Saturday, August 04, 2007

Sharpening Your Stock Trading Skills / InvestorEducation / Learn to Trade

By: Peter_Degraaf

Did you hear about the woodsman who, when asked by a friend how long it had been since he had his axe sharpened replied: “I just don't have the time for that”.

No matter how good a trader we may have become, we're still not perfect. Yet, perfection must always be our aim, and we must never be too busy to improve.

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InvestorEducation

Monday, July 23, 2007

Automated Trading Systems for Financial Markets and Recommendations for Their Usage / InvestorEducation / Trading Systems

By: PFSoft

Nikita Laukhin of PFSoft writes:

1. Introduction

Today, using information and trading platforms has become a de facto requirement for successful trading in the financial markets. Their advantages as compared to conventional trading schemes include, for example, an unprecedented speed of processing and delivery of information to end users, the level of integration with data providers, and a wide array of built-in technical analysis instruments.

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InvestorEducation

Wednesday, July 18, 2007

Options: A Three Dimensional Chess Game / InvestorEducation / Options & Warrants

By: Mack_Frankfurter

"Could we look into the head of a Chess player, we should see there a whole world of feelings, images, ideas, emotion and passion." -- Alfred Binet (French Physiologist, 1857-1911)

One of my favorite pastimes is playing chess, which unfortunately I have not had the time to indulge as of late. To experience the full brunt and emotional psychology of the game try a five minute speed match against a chess hustler in Washington Square Park NYC, a mecca in the chess world. Some of those guys are FIDE rated 2200+ and you will likely walk away feeling beat-up.

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InvestorEducation

Sunday, July 15, 2007

The Trading Doctor - Finding Your Trading Edge : Introduction / InvestorEducation / Trader Psychology

By: Dr_Janice_Dorn

http://www.thetradingdoctor.com/updatesandalerts/images/7-11-07a.jpgThe heart and soul of trading is neurobehavioral. There is no way to deny this, as evidence continues to build that traders bring themselves and their brains into every aspect of trading. With this comes irrationality and neuropsychological biases.

The only way for a trader to succeed, i.e., perform in a consistently profitable fashion, is to have an edge. Those of you who have coached or mentored with me for any period of time will recognize immediately that I continually stress three critical elements of trading: risk control, money management and edge. What is an edge?

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InvestorEducation

Monday, July 09, 2007

Trading Doctor - The Trader As Hero / InvestorEducation / Trader Psychology

By: Dr_Janice_Dorn

Courage is more exhilarating than fear, and in the long run it is easier. We do not have to become heroes overnight … just one step at a time, meeting each new thing that comes up, seeing it not as dreadful as it appears and discovering we have the strength to stare it down — Eleanor Roosevelt

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InvestorEducation

Monday, July 02, 2007

ECB Educational Inflation Video is Propaganda with a Capital ‘P' / InvestorEducation / Inflation

By: Mike_Hewitt

The European Central Bank (ECB) has a “educational” video on Price Stability. The video is intended to be a teachers' aid. It, and associated teacher aid materials, can be downloaded from the ECB website here . For quicker viewing, the video can also be seen on YouTube.

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InvestorEducation

Saturday, June 30, 2007

Managed Futures: A Model for Incubating Talent / InvestorEducation / Managed Accounts

By: Mack_Frankfurter

The idea of traders staking other traders for a slice of profits is probably as old as trading itself. Fast forward to the late 1970s and one unearths Commodity Corp. which is remembered for launching the renown careers of Michael Marcus and Bruce Kovner. And in 1983 Richard Dennis is legendary for having made a bet with William Eckhardt which led to his recruiting and training the “turtles.”

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InvestorEducation

Monday, June 25, 2007

The Relative Performance Derby And Other Evils Of Modern Investment / InvestorEducation / Risk Analysis

By: John_Mauldin

This week in Outside the Box we take a gander at the always-insightful research of good friend James Montier, who poignantly addresses the pertinent topic of portfolio diversification and the pitfalls that ensue on account of benchmarking, wherein investors obsess over relative performance and their respective tracking error. James asks the question, why does the average US mutual fund hold 160 stocks, when diversification could be achieved with around 30-40 stocks. The answer in word, benchmarking.

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InvestorEducation

Sunday, June 17, 2007

Should Self-Sufficient Countries Trade? / InvestorEducation / Global Financial System

By: Mike_Hewitt

Countries that are self-sufficient have enough resources to meet the demands of their citizens. Such countries do not need to trade, but there is advantage to be gained by trading. These benefits are three-fold: reduced prices, a tradable surplus, and/or reduced work hours for their citizens.

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InvestorEducation

Thursday, June 14, 2007

Economic Growth Theory: Re-Evolution And The Steady State Of M. King Hubbert / InvestorEducation / Global Financial System

By: Christopher_Quigley

Integrity, intellectual honesty, courage, focus, foresight, leadership, belief in the goodness of the American people. These are descriptions that spring to mind when thinking of M. King Hubbert. He was a visionary who believed in the power of ideas and the need to use intellectual rigour to analyse and manage change. As a research geophysicist he understood the problems posed by the reality of peak oil and the cultural catastrophe that lay before humanity unless it realised the non-recurring historical nature of the growth phenomenon.

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