Futures Truth Mag: Issue #3/2011
Futures Truth Magazine - Issue #3-2011
George's Corner: Pattern Recognition - How to Uncover a Short-Term Bias by George Pruitt - In 2006, George wrote an article on the benefit, if any, of pattern recognition. In this installment, George republishes his finding and updates the results through early October 2011.
Can Trading Systems Detect Early Indicators of Market Instability? by William Gallwas - In a September 2010 issue of Nature magazine, a Dutch ecologist claimed that complex systems can all display predictable signatures as each system approaches a tipping point. While the idea of predicting critical transitions is not entirely new, William Gallwas, President of Striker Securities, takes a look at some of the recent investigations.
7 Reasons Why the Average Investor Loses...With Winning Trading Systems by Michael Levin - Michael Levin, a 20 year trading veteran, is very passionate about why most traders either lose or miss out on winning trading systems. He takes us through a list of the top 7 reasons. Take a look and you may see yourself somewhere on there!
Efficient Allocation by Lundy Hill - How much equity should you invest in a system? It's been said that 10-20% of a portfolio should be invested in alternative vehicles such as commodity futures. Lundy S. Hill takes a closer look.
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