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12 Simple Technical Indicators: That Really Work

12 Simple Technical Indicators: That Really Work

Mark Larson

ISBN: 978-1-118-53845-6

Sep 2012

119 pages

$48.99

Description

With over 200 indicators available to traders, it is impossible to pick the ones that will make money over and over again...until now.

A two-time, best-selling author and writer of a weekly commentary at www.incometrader.com, Mark Larson is an expert trader willing to share the secrets of his favorite technical tools. To maximize the power of this guide, you'll also receive the full 90-minute DVD and access to an interactive online review tool at Traders' Library's Education Corner, including self-tests that make sure you absorb every valuable strategy.

Inside this coursebook, you will learn how to:

  • Leverage parameters to make your indicators profitable in both bear and bull markets;
  • Combine the most powerful indicators on one chart to create a winning trading system;
  • Optimize your entries and exits with specific indicators;
  • Use ATR for setting stop losses;
  • Utilize stock scans for a competitive edge.

From standards like the MACD to newer tools like Time Segmented Volume and Inertia, Larson will teach you how each indicator works, how to use it effectively, and how to adopt it to your own unique trading style.

From the Publisher v

Meet Mark Larson ix

Introduction xi

Chapter 1: Technical Indicators 101 1

Chapter 2: Moving Averages 11

Chapter 3: Balance of Power 27

Chapter 4: Moving Average Convergence/Divergence (MACD) 43

Chapter 5: Price Rate of Change 51

Chapter 6: Time-Segmented Volume 61

Chapter 7: Relative Strength Index and Time-Segmented Volume 69

Chapter 8: Inertia 77

Chapter 9: Average True Range (ATR) 85

Chapter 10: Stock Scans with Six Important Indicators 95

Chapter 11: Three Investment Strategies That Work in Any Market 103

Conclusion 109

Trading Resources Guide 113