Tweezers Provide Precision for Trend Traders

Japanese candles are a most useful tool for predicting price movements. They are one of the most widely used tools by traders today. What are Japanese candles? Anyone, even a trading novice, will have already heard of Japanese candlesticks. So-called candlestick trading is a real system of analyzing market charts by means of a particular … Read more

Options Trading (Call & Put)

Should you want to start trading options, the first thing you should know is what the two types of contracts mentioned above are: call and put. It is important to remember that, as with other derivative products, there are always two parties in every option transaction: the buyer and the seller of the contract, called … Read more

Residual Standard Deviation

Residual standard deviation is a statistical term used to describe the difference in the standard deviations of observed values from expected values. Residual standard deviation is also called the standard deviation of points around an adjusted line or standard error of estimate. How to calculate the residual standard deviation To calculate the residual standard deviation, … Read more

Long-term incentive plan (LTIP)

Long-term Incentive Plans (LTIPs) are programs that offer to employees the opportunity to receive a bonus on top of their base salary. An LTIP provides incentives and bonuses over predetermined long-term periods, usually between three and five years An executive’s investment of time, energy and experience in a company is instrumental to business success. An … Read more

Breakeven Price

To understand price trends in different financial markets, it is necessary to quantify the quantity of demand (i.e., the strength of buyers, also referred to as bullish pressure) and compare it with the quantity of supply (i.e., the strength of sellers, also referred to as bearish pressure). The price formed at a certain instant in … Read more

Buy Low, Sell High Strategy

The buy low sell high method is one of the most widely used strategies in trading whose practice consists of buying stocks or other assets when prices are low and then selling them when prices rise, some technical in nature and others related to investor psychology and sentiment.. Although the method is quite intuitive, in … Read more

Three White Soldiers

The Three White Soldiers pattern is a bullish candle formation on a trading chart that occurs at the low point of a bearish trend What does the three white soldiers pattern mean? The three white soldiers pattern or pattern can help you detect if there is a price reversal after a downtrend. But do you … Read more


Quarters, synthetically expressed by the symbols Q1, Q2, Q3 and Q4, in the financial world are an indicative time period for the release of financial reports by companies, as well as for the release of dividends. How are the quarters composed? Each quarter is composed of 3 months, following this pattern: Q1 January, February, March … Read more

Bear Trap

Bear Trap is a technical analysis concept that refers to a signal that a bullish trend is reversing. The Bear Trap makes one believe that a Bull Market is turning into a Bear Market, a prediction that will later prove to be inaccurate causing losses to those who set bearish trades following such a signal. … Read more

Business Day

When we talk about a business day, we are refer to one of those days of the week during which work activities are carried out on a regular basis. In most countries, the working days that make up the work week are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. This does not include weekends (Saturday or … Read more