Trading Between the Lines. Pattern Recognition and Visualization of Markets. Bloomberg Financial
- ID: 2218651
- March 2011
- 222 Pages
- John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Financial markets, whether you're talking about equities or commodities, are an ordered system of exchange, where participants are driven by individual responses to information. Within this arena, price, and the patterns emerging from a series of prices, give us instruction they are our guide.
Nobody understands this better than Elaine Knuth Principal Partner of Davenport Advisors, LLC and now, with Trading Between the Lines, she shares her extensive insights on the integral role price and pattern play in successfully analyzing, and trading, today's markets.
Unlike other books in this field, which focus on a seriesof single patterns in isolation, this reliable guide details a series of more complex patterns often several patterns combined over multiple time frames and skillfully examines these sets of patterns called "constellations" in relation to one another. Along the way, it will help you discover how conceptualizing price behavior can allow you to recognize price pattern structures with predictive character and build effective trading tactics.
Engaging and informative, Trading Between the Lines puts this discipline in perspective as it:Examines specific reversal pattern constellations to the upside as well as the downside Covers continuation patterns and strategies the Valley of Kings and the Place of Truth that will allow a low–risk entry strategy for an existing and well–established trendExplores patterns the Quiet Before the Storm and Lightning Bolt that signal unexpected movesBrings together many of the pattern constellations and concepts into a universal pattern set called Adam and EveAddresses the issues of risk and trade managementas they pertain to trading pattern recognition methods
When making a trade, you're speculating on a future change in condition. With the pattern recognition and visualization methods found in Trading Between the Lines, you'll learn how to create strategies that can fit your risk appetite and exploit changes, or future price events, in many markets. SHOW LESS READ MORE >
Chapter 1: Perception and Pattern: How Mindset Leads to Understanding and Action.
Chapter 2: Visualizing the Idea of What Makes a Price.
Chapter 3: An Upside Reversal.
Chapter 4: A Downside Reversal.
Chapter 5: Price and Repeating Order.
Chapter 6: Into the Valley of the Kings and the Place of Truth: Pattern Concepts to Enter a Market on the Run.
Chapter 7: Market Weather: The Quiet before the Storm and the Lightning Bolt –– Patterns Signaling an Unexpected Move.
Chapter 8: Inside Market Cycles.
Chapter 9: Managing Risk with Applied Trading Tactics.
ELAINE KNUTH is the Principal Partner of Davenport Advisors, LLC. Prior to this, she was the managing director at AQX Securities, advisor to the board of AQ Advisors in Zurich, and the managing partner of the Zurich Commodity Trading Advisory, Stewart Capital Management. Prior to starting her career in financial markets, Knuth worked as a journalist for a wide variety of publications, including
Forbes, and the
Journal of European Business. She is a member of both the Swiss Association of Market Technicians (SAMT) and the American Association of Professional Technical Analysts (AAPTA). Knuth was president of the International Federation of Technical Analysts (IFTA) from 2007 to 2010.