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Trading Forex: Why You MUST Have Perspective

Updated: September 18, 2017

The FX market is extremely liquid with a lot of volume, making it the perfect landscape for using Elliott wave analysis to forecast the next move in your favorite currency pair. Jim Martens, the editor of our Currency Pro Service, explains how he uses the rules and guidelines of the Wave Principle to stay one step ahead of market moves across forex.

Gold, Etc.: Here's Why the Trend Truly IS Your Friend

Updated: September 14, 2017

Strong liquidity and a mass following means metals markets often reflect Elliott wave patterns very clearly. Learn how to exploit a trend for as long as it's in progress.

Top 3 Technical Tools Part 3: MACD

Updated: August 23, 2017

Enhance your trading confidence with this short lesson on how to combine Moving Average Convergence Divergence with other technical tools.

Energy ETFs: What You Need to Know

Updated: August 10, 2017

Steve Craig tells you about energy ETFs and explains how they let you gain exposure to energy markets without the leverage involved in futures trading.

Top 3 Technical Tools Part 2: Relative Strength Index (RSI)

Updated: August 8, 2017

This video lesson gives you tips on how to use a simple and effective trend-change indicator: the Relative Strength Index (RSI). You'll also see an example of this technical analysis tool in action: Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL).

Top 3 Technical Tools Part 1: Japanese Candlesticks

Updated: August 2, 2017

Learn how Japanese candlestick analysis can help support your technical trading decisions.

How to Win Against the Dangerous "Herding Impulse"

Updated: July 26, 2017

We all love a bargain... except when it comes to stocks. The reason boils down to uncertainty. Learn how our mind works in decisions that involve certainty vs. uncertainty -- and learn one way to deal with it.

Simple Yet Powerful Trading Tools

Updated: July 19, 2017

In this new interview, Jeffrey Kennedy gives a trading lesson on how to utilize trendlines, trend channels and price gaps in conjunction with your Elliott wave analysis.

When Prices Are Falling, TWO Numbers Matter Most

Updated: July 7, 2017

In June, AAPL shares plunged 6% to a two-month low. Knowing where prices will find a bottom and reverse up, however, isn't so simple. Or, is it? Our senior analyst Jeffrey Kennedy shows traders how to narrow down the list of potential price targets for AAPL -- and any market -- to just TWO.

You Asked. We Answered. (July 2017 "Video Mailbag" Episode.)

Updated: June 30, 2017

In our latest "Video Mailbag," Michael Madden, who forecasts cross rates for our Currency Pro Service, answers questions submitted by viewers like you.

3 Ways the Elliott Wave Principle Enhances Your Trading

Updated: June 1, 2017

Learn about 3 practical benefits of trading with the Elliott Wave Principle.

You Asked. We Answered. (June 2017 "Video Mailbag" Episode.)

Updated: May 25, 2017

In our latest "Video Mailbag," Pete Kendall, the co-editor of The Elliott Wave Financial Forecast, answers questions submitted by viewers like you.

You Asked. We Answered. (June 2017 "Video Mailbag" Episode.)

Updated: May 25, 2017

In our latest "Video Mailbag," Pete Kendall, the co-editor of The Elliott Wave Financial Forecast, answers questions submitted by viewers like you.

What Trading Opportunities Does the Wave Principle Identify?

Updated: May 25, 2017

Learn how the Wave Principle helps you trade with the trend, which waves offer trade setups and how to "keep it simple" when using the Wave Principle.

Have You Taken These 4 Simple Steps to Improve Your Trading?

Updated: April 19, 2017

Jeffrey Kennedy is a 20-plus year Elliott wave market veteran. In this new interview, he walks you through his 4-step process of how to find high-confidence, low-risk trade setups.

GBPUSD: Imagine It's Early 2016

Updated: April 6, 2017

Imagine it's early 2016. Brexit hasn't yet happened. No one thinks it will. The British pound is trading near 1.45. You put your best Elliott wave count on a monthly GBPUSD chart -- and see this incredibly bearish picture emerge...

You Asked. We Answered. (April Video "Mailbag" Episode.)

Updated: April 4, 2017

In our latest "Video Mailbag," Wayne Gorman, the head of our educational resources, answers questions submitted by viewers like you.

Trading with Elliott Waves Doesn't Have to Be Complicated

Updated: March 21, 2017

Jeffrey Kennedy explains why the Wave Principle is such a reliable and powerful way to forecast the financial markets.

EWAVES 2.0 - Part 2: Faster Forecasts for 70+ Markets (and Counting)

Updated: March 16, 2017

In part two of this new interview with Elliott Prechter, the Lead Developer of EWAVES artificial intelligence software, he talks about why he and his team are excited about the new release of EWAVES, version 2.0 beta.

EWAVES 2.0 - Part 1: Faster Forecasts for 70+ Markets (and Counting)

Updated: March 15, 2017

Elliott Prechter, the Lead Developer of EWAVES artificial intelligence software, explains how EWAVES is different from other Elliott wave programs.

Want to "Get Ahead of the Game"? Try This.

Updated: February 22, 2017

Wayne Gorman, the head of our Educational Resources department, explains how Elliott waves help you get "ahead of the game."

When Is The Right Time To Exit a "Good Trade"?

Updated: February 17, 2017

How do you know the right time to exit when price action goes your way? While no forecasting method guarantees that you buy at the absolute low and sell at the absolute high, Elliott wave analysis -- and, specifically, Fibonacci relationships between waves -- can help you identify high-probability price targets.

The 80/20 Trade: Pounce Like a Cat

Updated: February 2, 2017

You must ambush high confidence trades. Long-time professional trader and teacher Dick Diamond says patience is vital before the ambush. I talked to Diamond about his famous 80/20 trade ...

You Asked. We Answered. (New Video "Mailbag" Episode.)

Updated: January 31, 2017

In our latest "Video Mailbag," three of our global analysts sit down to answer questions submitted by viewers like you.

MACD: Learn to Recognize Trade Setups

Updated: January 27, 2017

Just as there are patterns in price, there are also patterns in momentum indicators. In this 10-minute lesson from our popular trader-education service, Trader's Classroom, you'll learn key patterns in moving average convergence divergence (MACD).

"Why I Like a Practical Approach to Trading"

Updated: January 24, 2017

European Financial Forecast editor, Brian Whitmer, tells you why financial bubbles occur so regularly -- and what he means by a "practical approach to trading."

How to Easily ID Support and Resistance on Your Charts

Updated: January 23, 2017

There are many different ways to identify support and resistance on your charts. In this 6-minute lesson, the editor of our Trader's Classroom education service, Jeffrey Kennedy, shows you one of the easiest and most effective methods (example: Bank of America, NYSE: BAC).

Practice, Practice, Practice Makes Perfect Elliott Wave Analysis

Updated: January 18, 2017

Our Senior Instructor Jeffrey Kennedy tells you about the four key principles that'll help improve your Elliott wave skills.

This is the 1999 "Day-Trading Mania" in New Clothing

Updated: January 6, 2017

Day-trading in the stock market is all about the hope of making a fast buck. Today, the same psychology is at work in another financial arena. Hint: We've been here before.

Test Your Knowledge: Find the Clear Wave Pattern on this Chart

Updated: January 5, 2017

Do you see a pattern you recognize in this chart of Reynolds American (RAI)? Using a chart from one of his popular educational videos, our senior trading instructor shows you how to properly label a common Elliott wave pattern.

You Asked. We Answered. (New Video "Mailbag" Episode.)

Updated: December 23, 2016

In our new Elliottwave TV episode that we call "Video Mailbag," you'll hear from two of our global analysts: Global Opportunities Expert Chris Carolan and Chief Commodity Analyst Jeffrey Kennedy.

What Trading Opportunities Does the Wave Principle Identify?

Updated: December 23, 2016

Jeffrey Kennedy talks about how the Elliott Wave Principle helps you identify trade setups.

You Asked. We Answered. (New Video "Mailbag" Episode.)

Updated: December 23, 2016

In our new ElliottwaveTV episode that we call "Video Mailbag," you'll hear from two of our global analysts: Global Opportunities Expert Chris Carolan and Chief Commodity Analyst Jeffrey Kennedy.

When Does a Forecast Become a Trade?

Updated: December 7, 2016

Jeffrey Kennedy, the editor of our popular Trader's Classroom educational service, weighs in on how you know when it's time to enter a trade.

When Does a Forecast Become a Trade?

Updated: December 6, 2016

Jeffrey Kennedy weighs in on how you know when it's time to enter a trade.

A Legendary Analyst's Observation Speaks Volumes about This Market

Updated: November 28, 2016

As of Nov. 25, the Russell 2000 closed higher for 15 straight trading sessions. The late Paul Montgomery, a renowned observer of market behavior, made an observation about consecutive closing streaks that should be of high interest to every investor.

Simple Yet Powerful Trading Tools

Updated: November 25, 2016

Jeffrey Kennedy gives a trading lesson on how to use trendlines, trend channels, price gaps and other technical tools in conjunction with Elliott wave analysis.

Tips for Trading Options with Elliott Waves

Updated: November 22, 2016

In this new interview, Wayne Gorman, the head of our Educational Resources Department, offers tips and strategies for options traders.

Tips for Trading Options with Elliott Waves

Updated: November 22, 2016

The head of our Educational Resources Department offers tips and strategies for options traders.

Moving Averages Can Identify a Trade

Updated: November 22, 2016

If you trade with Elliott, you may use supporting indicators in your analysis of the markets. Here's a brief lesson that shows you three ways that moving averages can help you determine the market trend.

How Elliott Waves Tell You When to "Jump In" & When to "Jump Out"

Updated: October 13, 2016

Jeffrey Kennedy talks about some of the easy techniques to help you spot high-confidence trade opportunities.

How to Apply Moving Averages as a Trading Tool

Updated: September 26, 2016

A moving average (MA) is one of the simplest technical tools an analyst or trader can use. In this 6-minute video lesson, Jeffrey Kennedy explores the different types of moving averages and how you can apply them on your charts.

Analyst Spotlight: Senior Tutorial Instructor Wayne Gorman (Part 2 of 2)

Updated: September 22, 2016

In part 2 of this in-depth interview with Wayne Gorman, he tells you why he approaches the Elliott Wave Principle as a science -- and why that makes analyzing and forecasting the markets more exciting.

Analyst Spotlight: Senior Tutorial Instructor Wayne Gorman (Part 1 of 2)

Updated: September 21, 2016

In part 1 of this in-depth interview with Wayne Gorman, he tells you how he discovered the Wave Principle and explains why "the learning never stops."

Bond Traders Chase Rally to the Bitter End

Updated: September 13, 2016

About three months ago, hedge fund managers were the most bullish on bonds they've been in 10 years. Yet, our July Elliott Wave Financial Forecast warned a "trend reversal is nigh." Just four trading days later, on July 8, bond futures made their closing high. Take a look at these two charts.

How to Quickly Spot Common Fibonacci Ratios on a Chart

Updated: August 12, 2016

Each Elliott wave pattern has its own common Fibonacci relationships between waves. You can use them to set your price targets and determine where the trend should reverse.

A Two-Bar Pattern that Points to Trade Setups

Updated: August 1, 2016

The Popgun is a two-bar pattern composed of an outside bar preceded by an inside bar. It introduces swift, tradable moves in price. Learn how to incorporate this bar pattern into your Elliott wave analysis.

Are You Properly Positioned to Conquer the Crash?

Updated: June 27, 2016

The stock market moves with lightning speed when fear grips the minds of investors. On June 24, the Dow saw its eighth-largest point loss ever. Is the wave of financial optimism that started in 2009 over? A "must read" book tells you how to get financially safe.

GPS vs. Road Map: Which Works Best? (Part 2)

Updated: June 17, 2016

In part two of this essay, our Currency Pro Service editor, Jim Martens, explains how to think of the Elliott Wave Principle as your road map to the market -- and your investment idea as a trip.

Reviewing the Basics of the Elliott Wave Principle: The Triangle

Updated: June 10, 2016

Watch a lesson from Jeffrey Kennedy's Trader's Classroom in which he teaches you the basics of the triangle, a sideways correction, and shows an example in the chart of Pfizer, Inc. (PFE).

Win or Lose: The Double-Edged Sword of Forex Trading

Updated: May 26, 2016

Jim Martens, our Currency Pro Service editor, gives you his take on whether or not the June 23 Brexit vote will determine the trend in the British Pound, GBPUS.

Reviewing the Basics of the Elliott Wave Principle: The Zigzag

Updated: May 24, 2016

Watch a lesson from Jeffrey Kennedy's Trader's Classroom. He'll teach you about the basics of the zigzag.

NYSE Glitch Offers Hint of Coming Trading Environment

Updated: May 19, 2016

On May 18, NYSE trades were disrupted due to a technical issue. During the next market downturn, many investors will blame collapsing prices on such glitches. But the cause will actually be increased investor pessimism. Even so, structural risks exist. High emotions will exacerbate those risks.

Analyst or Trader: Which Hat Are You Wearing?

Updated: May 18, 2016

Our Senior Instructor Jeffrey Kennedy explains the importance of knowing the right questions to ask when looking at the market as an analyst vs. a trader.

How Elliott Waves Save You from Trading Mistakes

Updated: May 17, 2016

Wave analysis works by helping you track the market's psychology. Of course, not every Elliott wave forecast works out. Yet, even then Elliott waves give you the exact price points to watch; if the price breaks any of them, you'll know it may be time to get out. "Cut your losses short," remember? Elliott waves help you do just that. Let's look at a fresh example.

The 5 Fatal Flaws of Trading

Updated: May 10, 2016

EWI's own Jeffrey Kennedy has identified five fundamental flaws that, in his opinion, stop most traders from being consistently successful.

The Wave Principle + Technical Indicators = High-Confidence Trade Setups

Updated: May 9, 2016

Watch our master instructor Jeffrey Kennedy's tips for taking a "holistic" approach to technical analysis by combining MACD and RSI with Elliott waves.

Tips for Identifying Elliott Waves on Your Charts

Updated: May 4, 2016

Seasoned instructor Jeffrey Kennedy has been teaching the Elliott Wave Principle for more than a decade. Watch his simple tips to help you get started with Elliott waves.

Crude Oil: How to Catch a 77% Rally

Updated: May 4, 2016

Now that crude oil rose about 20% in April alone, it's getting hard to remember that this winter, WTI fell to just $26.05 a barrel. Harder still is to remember the sentiment towards oil at that time. These headlines from major news sources are a good reminder...

Reviewing the Basics of the Elliott Wave Principle: The Ending Diagonal

Updated: May 3, 2016

Watch a lesson from Jeffrey Kennedy's Trader's Classroom. He'll teach you about the basics of the ending diagonal.

"It's So Practical!"

Updated: May 2, 2016

Beginning May 11, our Senior Instructor Jeffrey Kennedy will present his 5-session online course, "4 Critical Elements of High-Confidence Trading." We spoke with Randy H., a student who took Jeffrey's first "Critical Elements" course, to learn what he thought of it.

Reviewing the Basics of the Elliott Wave Principle: The Impulse Wave

Updated: April 28, 2016

Watch a lesson from Jeffrey Kennedy's Trader's Classroom. He'll teach you about the basics of the impulse wave.

Crude Oil: How Elliott Waves Prepare You for Trend Changes

Updated: April 21, 2016

"The trend is your friend," goes the old trading adage -- but what if the trend is about to end as you're "befriending" it? Elliott wave analysis is uniquely positioned to give you ample warning when that happens -- watch.

Elliott Wave Analysis Pairs with Fibonacci Perfectly

Updated: March 16, 2016

Using Fibonacci calculations helps you identify high-probability price targets and trade setups. In this new interview with our Senior Instructor Jeffrey Kennedy, you'll learn how Fibonacci pairs perfectly with Elliott wave analysis. Watch now.

Pinpoint Where You're Wrong

Updated: March 15, 2016

The Wave Principle is the only technical analysis tool that lets you know exactly where you're wrong. Our senior instructor Jeffrey Kennedy explains this important benefit of Elliott wave analysis -- watch.

Trader Education Week: Valuable For Traders At All Levels

Updated: March 8, 2016

Jeffrey Kennedy discusses one of our most popular events, Trader Education Week. Details about the free event inside.

Do You See a Pattern You Recognize? If Not, Move On

Updated: March 8, 2016

In this video, our senior instructor Jeffrey Kennedy reminds us why trying to force a price chart into a wave pattern is a bad idea.

Natural Gas: Harness the Volatility

Updated: March 2, 2016

The three-month long roller-coaster ride in natural gas has been epic: First, prices plunged to a 17-year low in late December, then less than one month later, they soared 50% into early January before turning back down. Now it's time to harness that volatility.

Learn How The Wave Principle Spots Changes In Trend

Updated: February 17, 2016

Are you curious about spotting market turns? Our metals analyst uses the Wave Principle throughout every trading day to help his subscribers spot important changes in trend.

Learn to Trade Like the Professionals

Updated: February 8, 2016

Years ago, analyst Jeffrey Kennedy started an educational column for subscribers of his Commodity Junctures service. His lessons became so popular that we expanded this idea into a service we call Trader's Classroom. Join us for a free lesson.

EURUSD: Two Months of "Zero Progress" End with a Bang

Updated: February 5, 2016

For the past two months, EURUSD, the world's most-traded forex market, has made almost zero net progress -- until now. This chart shows you the long sideways trading range stretching back all the way to December.

USDJPY: "Diving" For Opportunity

Updated: January 20, 2016

For any investor or trader who uses technical market indicators to stay in the "safe" zone of price action, the most critical component of market analysis is protective stops. Without them, it's like going scuba-diving without an air-pressure gauge...

Emotional Markets Serve Elliott Wave Investors

Updated: January 15, 2016

Pete Kendall, the editor of our Financial Forecast, tells you why Elliott wave analysis is particularly suited for emotional trading environments -- like the one we're in now.

Emotional Markets Serve Elliott Wave Investors

Updated: January 15, 2016

Pete Kendall, the editor of our Financial Forecast, tells you why Elliott wave analysis is particularly suited for emotional trading environments -- like the one we're in now.

Making Heads or Tails of This Market

Updated: January 5, 2016

We're only two trading days into 2016 -- yet, so far, the new year isn't looking too promising. Right now, you may be scrambling to make sense of the DJIA's huge tumble on Monday. This excerpt from our December Elliott Wave Financial Forecast may help.

How Crude Oil Fooled (Almost) Everyone

Updated: December 31, 2015

Not one economist surveyed by The Wall Street Journal at the start of 2015 anticipated that crude oil would be trading under $40 a barrel. Most of them don't consider investor psychology, the true driver of big trends. And that's precisely what Elliott wave analysis helps you do. Take a look at this chart.

Gain Trading Confidence by Improving Your Wave Analysis Skills

Updated: December 28, 2015

How do you distinguish between a "good" Elliott wave count and a "bad" wave count? Watch this new video lesson on how to develop good wave counting skills from our Trader's Classroom.

Everyone is Looking for Trading Opportunities -- Here's How to FIND Them

Updated: December 10, 2015

In this 3-minute video, our Senior Currency Strategist Jim Martens shows you several Elliott wave patterns that offer high-confidence trading opportunities.

GPS vs. Road Map: Which Works Best? (Part 1)

Updated: December 8, 2015

The market-forecasting method I employ every day has been around since the 1930s. Yet, it works as well as, if not better than, any new-fangled, expensive, computerized technical analysis package I've seen. My method is a form of technical analysis based on...

Euro vs. U.S. Dollar: What Will the "Big News Week" Bring?

Updated: November 30, 2015

This week promises to be big on economic news. Meanwhile, EURUSD, the world's biggest forex market, has been trading lower and lower over the past few days, as the U.S. dollar got stronger. How might the upcoming events impact this trend?

Traders and Trendlines: A Match Made in Opportunity Heaven

Updated: November 24, 2015

Trendlines: You may have heard of them. Now, see how effective this simple technical tool can be for identifying high-confidence trade set-ups in real-world financial markets. Examples: gold and O.J.

Why Are Stocks Rising? (A Not-So-Silly Question.)

Updated: November 20, 2015

Stocks are up. In fact, the DJIA added almost 700 points this week. And why not? Unemployment is down. Square and Match/OKCupid/Tinder's IPOs are doing well. Good news all around. That's why stocks are up. Right? Well, only if you read happy news stories...

"We are not quants" -- and Here's Why It Matters

Updated: November 18, 2015

You've probably heard of "quants," or quantitative analysts. You may also know that we've been developing our own AI system we call EWAVES. In this interview, learn what makes EWAVES different.

EWAVES Developer: "We are not quants" -- and Here's Why It Matters

Updated: November 18, 2015

You've probably heard of "quants," or quantitative analysts. You may also know that we've been developing our own AI system we call EWAVES. In this interview, learn what makes EWAVES different.

The 3 Phases of a Trader's Education

Updated: November 12, 2015

Most aspiring traders start by picking a trading method. The reality is that they would be better off picking the trading method last. It only sounds counterintuitive -- here's why.

How to Set Protective Stops Using the Wave Principle

Updated: October 22, 2015

Our Chief Commodity Analyst Jeffrey Kennedy values the Wave Principle not only as an analytical tool, but also as a real-time trading tool. In this excerpt from the Best of Trader's Classroom eBook, he shows you how the Wave Principle's built-in rules can help you set your protective stops when trading.

The "Personality" of Stock Market Waves

Updated: October 14, 2015

Elliott waves don't merely reflect prices plotted over time. Each wave has its own "personality." Watch this video to learn more about the psychology behind the waves -- and how it affects your investment decisions.

Jeffrey Kennedy on Teaching, Trading, and Technical Analysis

Updated: October 13, 2015

In this interview, Jeffrey Kennedy, editor of Trader's Classroom, talks about his three passions: teaching, trading and technical analysis.

5 Core Elliott Wave Patterns

Updated: October 13, 2015

In this lesson, Jeffrey Kennedy, editor of Trader's Classroom, "gets back to basics" and reviews the 5 core Elliott wave patterns: Impulse Waves, Ending Diagonals, Zigzags, Flats and Triangles.

So, You Think Elliott Wave Analysis Is Hard? See Why It's Not.

Updated: September 16, 2015

Some people think the Elliott Wave Principle is complicated. Yet, to find trading opportunities all you need to know are the five core Elliott wave price patterns...

How to Build Consistent Trading Success

Updated: July 29, 2015

Why do some traders jump in too early and take positions when an Elliott wave pattern demonstrates only one or two of the necessary traits? Find the answer -- and the solution -- with a quick lesson from our Trader's Classroom editor, Jeffrey Kennedy.

How to Use the Stochastic Oscillator

Updated: July 27, 2015

Watch an 11-minute lesson from Jeffrey Kennedy's Trader's Classroom to learn how you can use the stochastic oscillator in your analysis and trading.

EURUSD: An Ending Diagonal Triangle in Action

Updated: July 24, 2015

Remember how during the time of the Greek bailout a couple of weeks ago, the euro didn't seem to "know" which way to go next? There is a reason for that, says The Wall Street Journal: carry trade.

Why Gold Prices Crashed: Trading Ploy or Elliott Wave Pattern?

Updated: July 20, 2015

The what: On July 20, gold prices plunged below $1100 an ounce for the first time in five years. As for the WHY -- well, the real reason might surprise you.

So You Want to Learn Elliott Wave Analysis?

Updated: July 15, 2015

Learning how to apply Elliott wave analysis in your own investing or trading? Hear these tips from a Wall Street veteran who's been personally using Elliott waves since the 1980s.

EURUSD: Remember the Greek Deal?

Updated: July 14, 2015

Hard to believe, but the barrage of news stories this week has already overshadowed the Greek bailout. Yet, price action in EURUSD around the time Greek deal was reached gave us a cool lesson in Elliott wave forex trading -- so let's take a quick look back.

China: What Deflation Looks Like

Updated: July 9, 2015

The Shanghai Composite fell 8% on July 8, for a total of 32% since the June 12 peak. Trading was halted by the authorities. Using the word "crash" is becoming appropriate. But, strangely, stocks are not the only asset class crashing in China right now.

EURUSD: Summertime, and Trading Is... Not Easy

Updated: June 25, 2015

Every forex trader knows that some trading days, you and the market just "click" somehow. And then there are days when just about every trading decision turns against you. Have you ever wondered why those "good" vs. "bad" days happen to begin with?

6 Lessons to Help You Find Trading Opportunities in Any Market

Updated: June 24, 2015

One of the most common requests we get from traders is: Can you teach me how to look at a chart and find opportunities for myself?

EURUSD: When "Fundamentals" and Technicals Agree

Updated: June 11, 2015

Wow, how far we've come. A year ago, saying that the euro and U.S. dollar would soon reach parity would have been laughed at. At the time, the euro-dollar exchange rate was trading near $1.40. By March of this year, it fell about four cents away from parity. Will it get there?

Which Technical Indicators Work Well with Elliott Wave Analysis?

Updated: June 3, 2015

Learn how the rules and guidelines of the Wave Principle help traders identify exactly when they're wrong and about the strengths of technical tools that Jeffrey Kennedy, our Senior Tutorial Instructor, uses himself.

Japanese Yen Falls to a 17-Year Low -- Watch How It Got There

Updated: June 2, 2015

You'll find many explanations in the news why USDJPY is trading near the highest point since 2002. Most of them have one thing in common: They rationalize the move which has already happened. Well, here's a different perspective -- watch.

"Why I Like a Practical Approach to Trading"

Updated: May 15, 2015

European Financial Forecast editor, Brian Whitmer, tells you why financial bubbles occur so regularly -- and what he means by a "practical approach to trading."

The 2 Most Important Keys to Successful Trading

Updated: April 17, 2015

Avoid two common trading pitfalls: educate yourself with a valuable lesson from one of our senior tutorial instructors, Jeffrey Kennedy.

Learn 4 Key Elements of High Confidence Trading

Updated: April 16, 2015

In this interview, Chief Commodity Analyst Jeffrey Kennedy shares with you his 4-step method for finding high-confidence trade setups.

FAQ: Is it possible that today's widespread computerized trading including HFT might cause the market to stray from the Wave Principle?

Updated: March 29, 2015

We often get asked about computerized trading "causing the market to stray from the Wave Principle." EWI founder Robert Prechter asked that very question in this excerpt from Prechter's Perspective.

FAQ: What time frame is best for using Elliott wave analysis?

Updated: March 29, 2015

We often get asked "What time frame is best for using Elliott wave analysis?" In this 2-minute clip, Senior Analyst Jeffrey Kennedy answers that very questions.

FAQ: How Can The Elliott Wave Principle Improve My Trading?

Updated: March 28, 2015

Answer: Every trader, every analyst and every technician has favorite techniques to use when trading. But where traditional technical studies fall short, the Wave Principle kicks in to show high-confidence price targets.

FAQ: What are Moving Averages and how can I use them to spot trading opportunities?

Updated: March 28, 2015

Answer: A Moving Average is simply the average value of data over a specified time period. ...

How a Simple Line Can Improve Your Trading Success

Updated: December 24, 2014

"How to draw a trendline" is one of the first things people learn when they study technical analysis. Typically, they quickly move on to more advanced topics and too often discard this simplest of all technical tools.

The Boy Who Cried a $72 Million Stock Market Profit

Updated: December 22, 2014

The recent story about the "boy wonder" who everyone believed made $72 million trading stocks is fascinating on many levels. One, it paints a very top-heavy picture of the market! 

Forex: The Most Liquid Financial Market on The Planet

Updated: November 21, 2014

The EURCAD's recent nosedive to a one-month low shows you how Elliott wave analysis has a very real place in the world of forex trading. Plus, a special "Black Friday" (Nov. 21) deal awaits you. 

U.S. Treasuries: What Happened on October 15?

Updated: November 11, 2014

Let's face it, bonds are boring. Bonds are the beige minivan of the markets. People don't turn to bonds for excitement. They are valued for their safety and stability. That's why it was all the more surprising when...

How a Key Reversal Bar Pattern Can Alert You to a Potential Trade

Updated: September 11, 2014

Too often, people take a ready-fire-aim approach to trading. That's, obviously, backwards. Today, Jeffrey Kennedy shows you how to take aim but wait before you pull the trigger. Watch.

How to Identify and Trade an Ending Diagonal

Updated: September 5, 2014

Senior Analyst Jeffrey Kennedy shows you how to identify and trade an ending diagonal in the chart of Union Pacific (UNP)

How to Apply Japanese Candlestick Analysis to Find Trading Opportunities

Updated: September 3, 2014

You don't need years of experience to find a high-confidence trade setup. Here's how to apply a few popular Japanese candlestick patterns and a simple moving average to accomplish that task. Watch...

How to Find Trading Opportunities Using Fibonacci Analysis

Updated: August 29, 2014

Jeffrey Kennedy demonstrates how Fibonacci ratios help you determine price targets and turning points. The most common Fibonacci ratios are .382 and .618, but there are others...

How to Spot and Trade a Head & Shoulders Pattern

Updated: August 26, 2014

Edwards and Magee popularized "Head & Shoulders" price patterns in their Technical Analysis of Stock Trends. Watch our Senior Analyst Jeffrey Kennedy explain how to properly use this powerful reversal pattern. 

Why You Should Consider This $5-Trillion-a-Day Market

Updated: August 22, 2014

As of 2013, the daily trading volume in foreign exchange was more than $5 TRILLION a day. EWI's currencies expert, Jim Martens, discusses the pros and cons of trading forex vs. trading stocks.

When Does a Trade Setup Become an Actionable Trade?

Updated: August 22, 2014

EWI's Senior Analyst Jeffrey Kennedy is one of our most popular trading instructors. In this series, Jeffrey shows you ways to spot trading opportunities using wave analysis and other technical analysis methods. Today he addresses the important question: "When does a wave count become a trade?"

EURUSD: How to Be Prepared Next Time the Fed Speaks

Updated: June 24, 2014

You've seen it before: Before a major news announcement -- like a Federal Reserve statement -- the market first swings wide, then the swings narrow down, then get narrower still...until the price simply goes sideways. At moments like these, what is your trading plan? This may help you next time -- watch.

2 Examples of the Forecasting Ability of the Wave Principle

Updated: January 23, 2014

Some people think the Wave Principle is complicated. But, in reality, all you need to know to find trading opportunities are the five core patterns. What is most important to understand about the Wave Principle is that each wave pattern implies a path for future price movement.

7 Classic Elliott Wave Trade Setups You'll See Again and Again

Updated: December 23, 2013

The best thing about Elliott wave patterns? Easy: They repeat -- on all timeframes, across markets. Once you know what to look for, you see familiar patterns in most charts. And that means countless new opportunities.

Triangles Offer Traders Important Forecasting Information

Updated: December 18, 2013

EWI analyst Jeffrey Kennedy explains why triangles offer traders important forecasting information. Take a look at a chart that shows a real-world example of the triangle price pattern, and read Jeffrey's comments.

Spot High-Confidence Trading Opportunities Using Moving Averages

Updated: November 18, 2013

The moving average is a technical indicator which has stood the test of time. EWI Senior Analyst Jeffrey Kennedy shows you how to spot high-confidence trading opportunities using moving averages. Two charts provide examples.

What is the Reverse Fibonacci Method?

Updated: September 12, 2013

Enhance your analysis with a technique that has "stood the test of time by consistently providing high-probability objectives for developing waves..."

Trading Forex with Elliott Doesn't Have to be Complicated

Updated: August 23, 2013

While it's true that forex trading can be a challenge, Jim Martens makes understanding the rules and guidelines easy... Check out this excerpt from one of Jim's DVD.

S&P 500 Reverses Sharply in Intraday Trading

Updated: May 22, 2013

Here is a classic example of an Elliott wave pattern warning you of a sharp market reversal BEFORE a news event that was later said to be responsible for the turn. Market: S&P 500. Event: former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's congressional testimony.

Trading With the Elliott Wave Principle

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Today's episode features our new mailbag feature, an interview with Jeffrey Kennedy on how the Elliott Wave Principle helps you identify trade setups and an interview with Wayne Gorman who tells you about 3 practical benefits of trading with the Elliott Wave Principle.

Active vs. Passive Investing

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Today's episode starts by looking at with active vs. passive investing, we then dig deeper into the housing market and conclude with how the Wave Principle helped anticipate a recent move in the Yuan.

Trading With Elliott & Deflation Update

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Jeffrey Kennedy talks about some of the easy techniques to help you spot high-confidence trade opportunities. European markets expert Brian Whitmer explains why hoarding cash in this type of deflationary environment is a natural reaction for many investors -- and there's not a whole lot central banks can do to stop it.

Brexit, EM Markets, and Trading Tips

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First we start with an interview with Brian Whitmer who talks about the implications of the upcoming Brexit vote. Up next is Chris Carolan who shows you why it's important to keep your eye on emerging markets. The last feature is with Jeffrey Kennedy who explains the importance of knowing the right questions to ask when looking at the market as an analyst vs. a trader.

Technical Indicators

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First you'll hear from Jeffrey Kennedy as he talks about his favorite waves to trade and what he looks for before making the decision to get into a market. Next we have a report from Vadim Pokhlebkin on how to use technical indicators like MACD in conjunction with Elliott wave analysis. The last feature also comes from Jeffrey Kennedy. He talks about the 4 critical elements of high-confidence trading.

Importance of Keeping it Simple

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We kick off this week's episode with an interview with Jeffrey Kennedy. He's an expert on all things Elliott wave and technical analysis and in this interview he talks about how he uses a variety of technical analysis tools to identify high confidence trade setups. Next up is a report from Vadim Pokhlebkin where he answers a question that's likely important to all of us here in the US ... Just how safe are top U.S. Banks? And finally we circle back around to a trading lesson with Kennedy. He'll take you through a handful of indicators and oscillators but as you'll hear from Jeff, more information doesn't necessarily improve the decision making process -- sometimes it's important to keep it simple.

Emotional Markets Serve Elliott Wave Investors

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Today's episode starts with a report from correspondent Bob Stokes. Dow Theory nailed the market declines of 1973 and 2007. Find out what investors should know now about the current Dow Theory signal. Next up is an interview with Pete Kendall where he explains why Elliott wave analysis is particularly suited for emotional trading environments. The last feature is about financial optimism, which was on full display in 1999 and 2006. The rich were splurging as the stock market zoomed higher. Bear markets soon followed. Now, as we kick off 2016, Bob Stokes reports that the affluent are partying like it's 1999 and 2006.

Deflation, the Dollar and the Wave Principle

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The first feature is an interview with Brian Whitmer.In this new interview, Brian explains the indirect connection between Europe's volatility and deflation. Sticking with the deflation theme -- Many U.S. dollar bears have expected inflation to trigger a collapse in the greenback. But inflation has been missing in action. Only one asset is sure to gain value during deflation. Bob Stokes reports. Today's last feature is in an interview correspondent Erin Hinds recorded with Wayne Gorman, the head of EWI's educational resources. In this new interview, Wayne discusses three ways the Wave Principle enhances your trading.

Outlook for 2016

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The first trading week of 2016 was certainly a volatile one. We kick our episode off with an interview with Chris Carolan, our resident Global Opportunities expert. Chris discusses the sharp declines in Asia and Europe and gives you his perspective on where he sees European and Asian indexes heading in the new year. Looking back at financial news over the last year, not one economist surveyed by The Wall Street Journal at the start of 2015 anticipated that crude oil would be trading under $40 a barrel. Now most of them don't consider investor psychology -- the true driver of big trends. And that's precisely what Elliott wave analysis helps you do. Corespondent Bob Stokes reports on the right way to anticipate financial trends so you and yours have a prosperous 2016.

Emotions in Trading & Extremes in Stocks

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Today's episode starts off with an interview with Pete Kendall, the co-editor of the monthly Financial Forecast. Next you'll learn why ex-marines do well as investors and traders. The last feature is a conversation with Robert Kelley about stocks and several factors that are pointing to multi-year extremes.
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