Seasonality analysis is a great tool. Many people, however, use it incorrectly. Their approach is too dogmatic as they time their trades with a daily precision, based on the seasonal average curves. Albeit useful, seasonality gives us only a limited knowledge about the current state of the market. It only shows us past trend over […]
At the end of next year (2019), the CME Group will raise storage rates in corn and soybeans futures contracts from 0.165 of one cent per bushel per day to 0.265 of one cent per bushel per day. The change will take effect… You can find the whole article HERE.
I’d like to share with you some recent news from SpreadCharts. We’ve been working on quite a few things, but the most significant change occurred in the way we store data. We finally got rid of the last bit of SQL type databases on our data server. Some of the charts have become even faster… […]
Today’s article got a little “tabloid” title, because I have started the speed testing and I did not know how it will end up. On Friday, August 10, 2018, we released a new version of StrategyQuant – build 108 (downloadable for full license owners HERE), where we managed to significantly increase the […]
Tesla’s share trading had been suspended on last Monday for one hour, as the share price jumped by 11% to $ 382. The reason was the announcement by E. Musk about a possible withdrawal of Tesla’s shares from the market. E. Musk has set the price to $ 420 per share, for […]
Today, I have an interesting topic for you, and the topic is artificial intelligence. The article will be a little longer, so I’ll split it into more parts: Introduction What is artificial intelligence and what we can imagine under this name What, on the contrary, is not artificial intelligence How does artificial intelligence […]
There is again a new interesting opportunity in oil. The price is currently at almost 4-year high. You often ask: Will this uptrend continue? Or are we already witnessing turn of the trend? There are several interesting factors that could tell us the direction of further development. Especially one effect is crucial to me. So, […]
The reason for the fall of the Facebook stocks in two words: “exaggerated expectations“. On Wednesday, after the trading season has ended, Facebook released quarterly results. While earlier that day, the stocks has reached the new historical high ($ 216.30). The subsequent drop in prices was like a cold shower for traders and investors. Yesterday […]