Rick Ratchford is an analyst, trader, author and speaker specializing in the forecasting of market tops and bottoms in the Futures/Commodity and Forex markets. Members of his Precision Trading Membership learn weekly when to expect upcoming tops and bottoms in the major Futures/Commodity and Forex Markets. He has helped many traders since 1996 to better time the markets.
Before you take a trade in the Stock or Futures and Commodity markets, you should first determine what the short-term trend of the market is. This article shares a simple method for doing that.
This is the first of a series of articles dealing with the subject of Time and Price Squaring.
Unlike gambling, where the odds are in the house's favor, trading stocks, futures and forex by first determining support and resistance heavily puts the odds of success in the hands of the trader.
Take into account the different time-frames when considering a futures, commodity or forex trade for greater profit potential.
Stop-Loss orders are an important ingredient to trading successfully. Understanding the importance of limiting losses and letting profits run centers around the use of stop-loss orders.
Successful Trading requires taking knowing the fundamentals and adhering to them.
Putting the power of the market on your side can greatly increase your probability for profit.
This is REQUIRED knowledge for anyone who is thinking about or actively involved in trading futures. Not another trade should ever be placed unless you have a complete understanding of how to use opti...
Trader Confidence is extremely important to become a successful trader. Key timing methods are important in building trader confidence.
Market behavior is not due to random causes, but caused by market cycles which makes it possible to forecast future market turns.
To become a consistently profitable trader, one must identify trends and quantify risk and reward by employing Technical Analysis.
What are the root causes behind every buy and sell in the futures, commodity, forex and stock markets? Work back to their origins.
The forex has been the domain of government central banks, as well as commercial and investment banks. It has also been used for hedge funds by large international corporations. The rules were revised...
When we read about the exploits of W. D. Gann, we are reminded about his remarkable Wheat call in the beginning of the 20th Century before a writer of The Ticker and Investment Digest. We're reminded ...
Are you new to trading? Perhaps you wonder what the difference is between trading Stocks and trading Futures.