How To Make Money In A Bear Market (2 Simple Steps)

Last Updated on November 28, 2022 by Oddmund Groette It feels great to make money in a bear market. It’s not about schadenfreude, but more about mastering the markets. So, how do you go about making money in a bear market? In this article, we indicate how to make money in a bear market with…

We Are Looking For Writers, Social Media Experts, And Coders!

Last Updated on November 27, 2022 by Quantified Trading We are looking for people who can write about trading, and preferably also can do backtesting. We mutually agree on pay. We would also like to hire coders for any platform or language, except Amibroker (which we already have covered). Are you good at making social…

DeMarker Indicator Strategy — What Is It? (Backtest)

Last Updated on November 24, 2022 by Oddmund Groette Many trading indicators are available to traders. One of them is the DeMarker indicator, which was named after a prominent technical analyst Thomas DeMark who created it. The DeMarker indicator, also known by the abbreviation “DeM”, is a technical indicator that measures the demand for the…

Forex Trading – 12 Reasons Why You Should Avoid It (Warning)

Last Updated on November 22, 2022 by Oddmund Groette We have in a number of Tweets, posts, courses, and articles mentioned that the stock market offers the “lowest-hanging fruit” in trading. The reason is simple: We believe you can develop more robust and profitable trading strategies in stocks than in any market, and forex should…

Should You Buy Or Sell Stocks In A Volatile Market? (Backtest With Historical Data)

Last Updated on November 22, 2022 by Oddmund Groette Volatility and bear markets are related: volatility “always” picks up when the market goes down. Is this good or bad for a trader or investor? Should you buy or sell stocks in a volatile market? Let’s find out: Short-term traders should continue doing business as usual….

Bitcoin Cash Trading Strategy — What Is It? (Backtest)

Last Updated on November 10, 2022 by Oddmund Groette Since the emergence of Bitcoin in 2009, thousands of cryptocurrencies have been created. While many were created to solve a specific problem in the emerging blockchain technology, some cryptocurrencies are just spin-offs of the older ones, and Bitcoin Cash is one such. What exactly is Bitcoin…

Bitcoin Crash Trading Strategy — What Is It? (Backtest)

Last Updated on November 10, 2022 by Oddmund Groette The rise of Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies has offered traders and investors another asset market to play in. One important characteristic of this market is its extreme volatility. To play in the market, one must have a strategy for the frequent market crashes. But what is a…

What Is The McClellan Oscillator And Summation Index? (Trading Strategy And Backtest)

Last Updated on November 16, 2022 by Oddmund Groette Today, there are so many indicators used in technical analysis, but only a few are really valuable to retail investors and traders. These indicators are not just used for technical analysis of stock prices but are also used to get an idea of the sentiment in…

CTA Trading Strategy — What Is It? (Backtest)

Last Updated on November 3, 2022 by Oddmund Groette The commodity market is highly specialized and requires specialists in the game for investment advisory and management. This is where CTAs come in, but who are they? A commodity trading advisor (CTA) is an individual or organization that provides personalized advice and services related to trading…

Alexander Elder Trading Strategy — The Triple Screen Strategy (Backtest And Example)

Last Updated on October 27, 2022 by Oddmund Groette New traders often think that there is that one indicator that would help them make big profits from the market all the time. Unfortunately, there is none, which is why the triple screen strategy was invented to exploit the strong points of different categories of indicators….

Divergence Trading Strategy — What Is It? (Backtest)

Last Updated on November 26, 2022 by Oddmund Groette Divergence is a very common signal used by traders to find opportunities in various financial markets, and there are many indicators you can use to identify it. But what is the divergence strategy? In trading, divergence means that the price swings and the indicator movement are…

Rubber Band Trading Strategy — What Is It? (Backtest)

Last Updated on October 19, 2022 by Oddmund Groette As Warren Buffett rightly said: “You need to be fearful when others are greedy, and greedy when others are fearful.” This perfectly applies to the Rubber Band trading strategy, but what is it? The Rubber Band trading strategy is a simple but powerful contrarian/mean-reversion strategy for…

The 60/40 Strategy Portfolio – Is It Dead? (Backtests, Alternatives, And Substitutes)

Last Updated on October 19, 2022 by Oddmund Groette Determining the right mix of assets to help you reach your short-term and long-term financial goals is the key to building a winning investment portfolio. For many years, financial advisors and experts recommend the 60/40 portfolio because of its simplicity and favorable risk-adjusted returns. But given…

What Is Risk-Adjusted Return? (Examples And Formulas)

Last Updated on October 19, 2022 by Oddmund Groette Risk is an inherent part of any investment, which is why investors consider risk-adjusted returns when analyzing various investment options. But what is a risk-adjusted return? A risk-adjusted return is a measure of return that compares the potential profit from an investment to the degree of…

Biotech Sector Trading Strategy — What Is It? (Backtest And Example)

Last Updated on October 14, 2022 by Quantified Trading Considered a part of the technology sector, biotech stocks represent an important part of the Nasdaq market, and they tend to have big growth potential. But what are biotech stocks? Biotech is an industry group that includes companies that research and develop drugs, wearable medical gadgets,…

Expiry Trading Strategies (Expiry Strategy Backtest)

Last Updated on September 30, 2022 by Oddmund Groette It’s a well-known fact that as options expiry day approaches, the biggest-cap stocks with actively traded options tend to witness huge trading volumes (and sometimes increased volatility). In fact, the most important day in stock trading is the expiry day. But what is expiry in options…

TRIN – Arms Index Trading Strategy – What is it? (Backtest)

Last Updated on November 16, 2022 by Oddmund Groette Technical indicators help us analyze stocks to know how to trade them, but they focus on the external price action of individual stocks. While this is not bad in itself, knowing the general market sentiment is equally important. This is where the Arms Index comes in….