Sizing up the Long Hedge.

The long hedge is a futures market trading strategy that involves taking a long position in a futures contract in order to offset the risk of price movements in the underlying asset. The long hedge can be used to protect against both downside and upside price risk. The long hedge is typically used by institutional … Read more

Positive Volume Index (PVI) Definition and Uses.

The Positive Volume Index (PVI) is a technical indicator that measures the amount of buying pressure behind a stock’s price movement. The PVI is calculated by taking the difference between the current day’s volume and the previous day’s volume, and then dividing that number by the previous day’s volume. If the resulting number is positive, … Read more