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A Practical Guide to Screening for and Trading Bullish Divergences

Most traders are familiar with oscillators, such as the relative strength index (RSI) or moving average convergence-divergence (MACD), but they may not realize that there’s more to them than waiting for them to reach the extremes. It’s true that the […]

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06/18/2019

TrendSpider Software Update: Improved Annotative Abilities

At TrendSpider, we are constantly working on adding new, useful features to our platform as well as updating and improving the ones we currently have. In this blog post, we take a look at system improvements on the annotation side […]

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06/17/2019

TrendSpider Roadmap Update and Community Webinar

Thank you to everyone who attended our webinar last night. A live replay is available now at this link. Please check it out if you missed it. One slide that I wanted to share in this blog post from the […]

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06/14/2019

Market Update Into 6/17: The Broad Markets Are Stuck

In this weekend’s analysis, we take a look at the broad market ETFs and how the “Raindrops” are looking into next week. Learn more about Raindrop charts and the platform in general, make sure to sign up for our webinar […]

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How to Use Moving Averages to Improve Your Trading

Most traders learn about moving averages when they first study technical analysis, but quickly abandon them as they learn about other more complex technical indicators. There’s a perception among some traders that successful trading systems need to be complex in […]

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Backtesting as a Public Service

A lot of traders have asked me why we decided to implement a backtesting engine in TrendSpider. That’s a great question – because backtesting is an interesting thing, to say the least. Let’s start with a definition: Backtesting is the […]

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06/12/2019

Join Us for a System Update Webinar This Sunday, June 16th

On Sunday, June 16th at 5 PM Central Time / 6 PM Eastern Time, TrendSpider will be hosting a webinar to discuss the latest additions, improvements, upgrades, and changes to the TrendSpider platform. This will include a presentation, a demonstration […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Technical Indicators

Most people that see technical indicators for the first time feel a bit overwhelmed by all of the lines and numbers. It’s a lot like showing an equation containing a sigma symbol (Σ) to a fifth-grader — it might make […]

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06/12/2019

TrendSpider Software Update: CBOE Indices and CME/ICE Futures Now Available

You asked, we listened! At TrendSpider, we are constantly working on adding new, useful features to our platform as well as updating and improving the ones we currently have. In this update, we have added three new market data feeds […]

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06/10/2019

Use Raindrops to Supercharge Your Favorite Indicators Through Native Volume-Weighting

Raindrop Charts are a new type of financial chart that leverages volume data to render visualizations that demonstrate not just where price moved, but how volume was distributed along with this move. In order to facilitate this type of chart, […]

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