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Technical Trading Systems, Part 2: Designing the Framework

April 19, 2014 by Wayne A. Thorp, CFA

The second installment in the series on how to set up your own technical trading system discusses the characteristics of successful systems and initial decisions when structuring a system.

Technical Trading Systems, Part 1: Trading System Overview

First Quarter 2014 by Wayne A. Thorp, CFA

First in a new series on how to set up your own trading system.

A Hybrid Technical-Fundamental Stock Trading System

Fourth Quarter 2010 by Wayne A. Thorp, CFA

Part three of our series on Grant Henning’s stock approaches combines the momentum and value strategies into a hybrid.

Grant Henning’s Technical-Momentum Stock Trading System

August 2010 by Wayne A. Thorp, CFA

Henning’s approach is based on the belief that using mathematical models to select stocks can eliminate the guesswork and emotion from the investment process.

Introduction to Candlestick Charting

July/August 2007 by Wayne A. Thorp, CFA

An overview of a technical analysis technique similar to bar charting, but with added nuances.

The Magic Formula Approach to Stockpicking

January/February 2006 by CI Staff

Joel Greenblatt’s simple two-step strategy for finding high-return stocks selling at low prices.

Point and Figure Charting

July/August 2003 by Wayne A. Thorp, CFA

Understanding how to create and interpret rows of X’s and O’s, and where to find point and figure charts.