TrendSpider Software Update: R32

The team at TrendSpider has been working diligently to improve the functionality and speed of TrendSpider’s automated charting and dynamic alerts platform.  This new update allows for a wide range of changes to the system which include both front and backend improvements. To check out all the details of the release as well as a video showing the changes, please continue reading.  Continue reading TrendSpider Software Update: R32

TrendSpider Thursday Analysis: FANG Stocks Curling

Every Thursday, we perform an analysis of three tickers that are looking interesting into the end of the trading week. It is important to always remember using multiple time frames is the best approach to seeing the entire picture and in these videos and charts, we use some of the weekly trendline and indicator overlays on the daily candle chart to get a full picture of what is going on.  Continue reading TrendSpider Thursday Analysis: FANG Stocks Curling

Trading on Margin – TrendSpider Blog

For any trader, leveraging funds can be crucial to generating the returns they are looking for from investments. Whether trading Forex, Futures or other derivatives, margin accounts are commonplace, offering traders and investors the opportunity of controlling a bigger stake in the market than their deposited funds would otherwise allow.

It sounds like the perfect approach for anyone, however, there are things to consider when looking to use a margin account and being aware of the potential downsides is especially important. Understanding the differences between a standard cash account and a margin account, and what it means for your risk, as well as using leveraged investment effectively while managing that risk, are skills that investors and traders need to master.

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TrendSpider Thursday Analysis: Broad Market ETF’s

Every Thursday, we perform an analysis of three tickers that are looking interesting into the end of the trading week. It is important to always remember using multiple time frames is the best approach to seeing the entire picture and in these videos, we use the daily and weekly time frames. Take a look to see how the broad market ETF’s look to be slipping into a possible bear market if this keeps up.  Continue reading TrendSpider Thursday Analysis: Broad Market ETF’s

Sunday Update Week of December 10th – Volatility An Understatement

A prepared trader is a generally a profitable trader, and Sunday is a great day to get ready for the week ahead by studying up from last week’s price action. The theme remains the same after the first week of December, volatile… We are big believers in going back and looking at previous analysis to see which patterns materialized, which patterns did not, and what we can learn from the chart moving forward. In this weekend’s analysis, we follow up from the “Thursday Analysis” last week.  Continue reading Sunday Update Week of December 10th – Volatility An Understatement