The scenario of getting up to 2007.50 was described in blog this morning. Furthermore I see look below & fail as quite bullish going frwd

About 9 hours ago from ShadowTrader's Twitter via Twitter Web Client

ShadowTrader Video Weekly 10.11.15

Sitting on top of Mount September.  Markets are at the September high, a make or break situation this week........

ShadowTrader Uncovered - Basics of Market Profile, Part 2 - The Value Area

Part two of a five part series on the basics of market profile. 

7 Killer Mistakes That Doom Traders From Becoming Consistently Profitable - Part 1

The first of  a seven part series on what prevents traders from becoming consistently profitable.

Peter's Premarket Perspective

A daily market profile blog published before the market opens.

Swing Trading

Checking In With Broad Market Money Flow


Good morning traders. Yesterday’s relatively subdued price action gives us an opportunity to check in with our proprietary measure of broad market money flow (MF) pictured below. The orange arrow indicates our last discussion of MF in the 10/01 issue of the ShadowTraderPro Swing Trader. Since then, MF has broken its downtrend (green line), and…

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Pairs Trading

Pairs Trading With More Steel “STLD-AKS”


(Steel Dynamics – AK Steel) Steel has been getting a lot of attention lately, and though it looks like a bargain, I would not feel comfortable just being on one side of the trade. However, I think there is good potential to put some steel pairs to work for us. The pair seems to have…

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Option Trading – SPY Roll, XOM

spy rolls

Option Trading – SPY Roll, XOM Ryan Mastro appears on the ShadowTrader SquawkBox Tuesdays and Thursdays at 3pm EST. On today’s show on the ThinkorSwim Squawkbox hosted by Shadowtrader we discussed:   SPY Butterfly modification XOM chart pattern and an Option Trading Strategy Technical Analysis vs Fundamental Analysis for timing

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Equities Failing at Resistance Positions Yen Trade

Yen trade

U.S. equities edged up only slightly today but was unable to break through the resistance levels that were established in August. We saw a similar move in gold prices. As we are watching this failed move, it is good to note that today was a bank holiday in the U.S. and in Japan. The lighter…

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Trading Psychology

7 Killer Mistakes That Doom Traders From Becoming Consistently Profitable

trading psychology

Trading is one of the most difficult professions that anyone may ever attempt. Your strengths and your weaknesses are magnified because the market is filtered through your beliefs, experiences, and your own emotional makeup. If you have trouble with discipline or risk management, it will show up in your trading. If you are scared of…

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