Riding this Bucking Bronco

This volatile market is like riding the bucking bronco! No matter how much volatility, we cannot ignore the trend and, we are prepared to ride it, all be it keep focus on any signs of turn around. That’s our goal for our members and our own money, to ride the trend for as long as it lasts. The S&P 500, …

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Most recent results for ETF Trade Advisor, SPY and SSO

Latest Closed Trades for the U.S. Index Trader System Symbol Position Signal Date Initial Stop Price Final Stop Price Entry Date Entry Price Exit/Stop Date Exit/Stop Price Gain/Loss $ Gain/Loss % Cumulative Gain $ Cumulative Gain % SPY LONG 10/17/2019 $295.00 $298.65 10/18/2019 $298.71 10/23/2019 $298.65 -$0.06 -0.02% $168,482.50 1584.83% SSO LONG 10/17/2019 $127.00 $129.70 10/18/2019 $129.75 10/23/2019 $129.70 -$0.05 …

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The market is an unstructured environment

  If you hold the belief that the financial markets are always right, then think again. It is critical that you make peace with the fact that the market and the world of trading has absolutely no structure. It is very unlike the society, your work, your education or your upbringing.  Logic is irrelevant in the world of trading. The …

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Over-Trading just to make a trade

Over-Trading just to make a trade A common question that is asked of us is: Do we have a system that trades more often! This request reminded me of another subscriber which not only is our client but has subscription with other market timers, which they trade more often than us. He has had many losses and they don’t even …

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Short Sell setup SPY, buying inverse ETFs

We may very well have another Short Sell position. This buying may dry up soon, setting the formation for another sell off. Make sure you stay tuned both by checking the Member’s Signal page and, staying alert to emails from us. You need to be member to be able to have access to our signals as well as the on …

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Our recent trade results

Here is table of the historical trades for last 5 round trip trades this year with the most recent ones in bold font: Symbol Position Signal Date Initial Stop Price Final Stop Price Entry Date Entry Price Exit/Stop Date Exit/Stop Price Gain/Loss $ Gain/Loss % SPY SHORT 09/26/2019 $299.74 $288.00 09/27/2019 $297.83 10/03/2019 $287.81 $10.02 3.36% SSO SHORT 09/26/2019 $130.00 …

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The inevitable slump and the excuse for sell-off

Here are the narratives of the reason for the slump today: The ISM’s September survey on manufacturing firms registered at 47.8%, down from 49.1% in July, below the 50.2% predicted by economists, below 50% indicates contraction. This was inevitable and the pro-traders just used the ISM report to sell. As you all know we do not care much for the news. …

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What we expect in the near future!

Today’s market rally is after an ugly Monday selloff. However, we expect any rebound to be an opportunity for setting up a short position for ourselves, with a lower risk, as opposite to entering now. Therefore, we are in preparation for the next wave of selling, We reckon that Monday’s tariff-inspired sell off, after Trump’s last Thursday announcement of 10% …

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State of the broad equity market SSO, SPY and XIU

The markets have been basically flat, directionless and consolidating toward a downward direction. Government bond yields are very low and long-dated Treasury bond prices are at the peak, indicating a high fear index. Hence, equity markets can easily go up climbing the wall of worry. I am mentioning this phenomenon simply to keep an overall perspective. At the end of …

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Risk Tolerance

Risk Tolerance At ETF Trader Advisor we have come to understand that trading is not about being right or wrong; it is about being in the game with a trading methodology that has been tested to produce a high probability of win ratio. When your ratio of win to loss is high for entering a trade, all you must do …

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