Category Archives: Trade Ideas

How to Time S&P 500 Entries Using the VIX

VIX S&P 500 Entry Signal

I recently received an email from Dr Alexander Elder in which he mentions using the VIX Volatility Index as an entry signal for the S&P 500. I particularly like that this trading idea is specific and measurable. In this article, I talk about the entry signal and show the results of testing this strategy. Alexander […]

Analyzing a Forex Fibonacci Retracement Strategy

Fibonacci retracements look great on charts but how useful are they for forex traders? I wanted to know whether they are helpful and if they can be used as part of a profitable trading strategy. In this article I analyze how effective and profitable a fibonacci trading strategy is in the EUR/USD forex market. I use […]