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Intra-Day Trading Strategies: Proven Steps to Trading Profits

Intra-Day Trading Strategies: Proven Steps to Trading Profits

Jeff Cooper

ISBN: 978-1-118-53873-9

Sep 2012

116 pages

$48.99

Description

"Behavior after a breakout" defines the true trading opportunity for intra-day traders, Cooper claims. Now, this concept absolutely comes alive as Jeff Cooper-celebrated Hit and Run author and editor of "Jeff Cooper's Daily Market Report" at www.minyanville.com gives you a rare peak into his personal arsenal of chart patterns and trading techniques set for the short-term markets. With this comprehensive book and DVD collection, you'll learn to spot when price, time, and behavior are working in sync to deliver superior intra-day trading potential-and profits! And you'll better understand why unexpected turns in price signal exceptional opportunities for fast-acting traders.

There for your personal viewing and outlined in thorough detail is how to find, spot, and seize huge opportunities. These are the types of profound opportunities that others simply don't have the skills to react to. Plus, discover how to:

  • Read 10-minute and 1-hour charts for intra-day analysis.
  • Use short-term pattern recognition to plan your next move
  • Be one of the few who can "anticipate the anticipators" for real trading advantage
  • Exploit trend behavior-to get in on the best, fast-moving set-ups.
From The Publisher v

Meet Jeff Cooper ix

Introduction: Exactly What Is Intra-Day Trading? xi

Determining Time Frames xii

Intra-day Trading xiv

Chapter 1: It's Like a Sword Fight Consisting of a Series of Pivots and Thrusts 1

The Wheels of Price and Time 2

Observing Market Behavior 3

Confirmation 4

Chart Interpretation 7

Chapter 2: The Truth About Indicators 13

The Right Mindset 15

Momentum 16

Pattern Interpretation 18

Chapter 3: The Simple Tools are Often the Best 27

Chapter 4: Anticipating the Next Move 41

Recognizing Patterns, Tempo, and Delay 41

Using Pattern Identification Tools to Time Set-Ups 54

Chapter 5: Triangulating the Trend 61

Triangles 61

Recognizing Repetitive Patterns 69

Chapter 6: When Stocks Don't Behave As They Should 75

Case Studies 75

Friday Afternoon Breakouts 88

Chapter 7: Powerful Patterns 93

The Grenade 93

A Bleedback 96

Expansion Volume Breakout 97

The Boomer 98

The Power Surge Formation 99

A Case for Short-term Trading 102

The Holy Grail 103

Combining Patterns and Signals: Making Them Work for You 105

Trading Resource Guide 111