VIX

The VIX is also known as “the fear index.” If you aren’t watching the VIX on a daily chart, with Bollinger Bands, you are probably out of touch with the market. Look at LRCs for support and resistance. If VIX gets extremely high, look for a market bounce the next futures, and vice versa.

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What is SKEW?

SKEW measures perceived risk of a move 2 standard deviations or more. That is, “a market crash.” The value of SKEW increases as perceived “crash risk” increases. Historically, the range has been between 100 and 150, with an average value of 115. When the SKEW gets over 135, look for prices to top out and […]

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ST Percentage Indicators – TradeStation

The risk of loss in trading can be substantial and may not be suitable for all investors. Simpler Trading Intraday Volume % and Channel % Radar Columns and Chart for Tradestation® www.SimplerIndicators.com Table of Contents A. Installing the Indicators B. Opening the included workspace C. Authenticating the indicators The risk of loss in trading can […]

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ST Percentage Indicators – Think or Swim

Simpler Trading Intraday Volume % and Channel % Custom Watchlist Columns for thinkorswim® www.SimplerIndicators.com     Table of Contents A. Special Notes for thinkorswim users B. Installing the Indicators C. Configuring the Custom Watchlist Column Scripts D. Using the Chart Indicators A. Special Notes for thinkorswim Users Please note the following that are due to […]

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