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January 2013

Posted January 25, 2013

Cotton.  The fiber of most clothing.  Most people know what cotton is and wear it just about every day.  It is a commodity that is very widely used, yet it is rarely talked about in trading.  For starters, cotton is on the rise.  After bottoming out is early November, the World Agricultural Supply and Demand […]

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Posted January 23, 2013

As its name implies, heating oil is used to heat boilers which radiate heat for homes and offices, mainly in the northeast.  Heating oil comes from crude oil.  If you have ever read the EIA Petroleum Status Report, you will notice that it give you the crude oil inventories and its distillates.  The distillates are […]

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Posted January 18, 2013

It has been since last October that I wrote about bonds.  Much has happened since then and bonds have had quite the move.  Last I wrote that bonds had been in a down trend since the middle of summer.  After the Election, however, bond took off and rallied back to 152-21, where they once again […]

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Posted January 15, 2013

The markets definitely started out strong right out of the gates this year, but over the past few days they have started to show a bit of weakness.  In times like these, it is always important to understand hedging strategies to protect your portfolio.  In order to provide you with this type of education, we […]

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Posted January 11, 2013

Earlier today, DTI Chief Instructor Geof Smith spent about 45 minutes educating on the following: • How to scan for stocks • How to look at individual stocks • Gauging the probability of historical patterns There was great feedback in the session (as there always is with Geof) so we have posted a copy of […]

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Posted January 10, 2013

In this recording of DTI’s Wednesday on the Web Tom Busby discusses a strategy around Hershey (HSY) involving options for the rest of January.   Secondly, he talks about the January Barometer contained in the Stock Traders Almanac and how you can use it to improve your accuracy in trading.   Third, he introduces the DTI RoadMap 2013 software […]

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Posted January 9, 2013

The German DAX is one of the most influential markets in the world, yet 98% of U.S. traders do not use the DAX in their analysis.  Because of the strength of the DAX, this can create a huge disadvantage.  The Dax can forecast the U.S. markets as well as confirm trends as you go through […]

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Posted January 8, 2013

The January barometer is a principle based in tape reading that I consider each year to plan my approach to the markets.  The January barometer is the theory that the movement of the S&P 500 during the month of January sets the overall direction of the stock market for the year.  This concept was created […]

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Posted January 4, 2013

Folks,Roadmap 2013 is ready to increase your accuracy and lower your risk.  The new features are designed to make the RoadMap 2013 run with ease and simplicity.  The following enhancements make RoadMap 2013 a KEY tool in pursuit of your goal: New DTI Stock/Futures screener New statistics page for expected moves in stocks and futures […]

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Posted January 4, 2013

Options Trading Class, Instructor, chief trader in Options Trade Room, GPS Coaching, guest speaker on the 24-hour Educational TradeRoom, and PhD Clinical Psychologist. Dr. Stanely has been a professional clinical psychologist for 23 years and an on-line trader for 12 years. Author of the Options Room News Letter, Dr. Stanley’s psychology of option trading techniques […]

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