Update on S&P and 26 month cycle, 7 year cycle and Bradley

This is a follow-up to the cycle analysis posted a month ago. There we saw that the 26 month and 7 year cycle have been the dominant cycles of the S&P 500. The chart below zooms in and shows the S&P 500 for the last two years (white) and the 26 month cycle (blue), the […]

Heliocentric Bradley vs Gold and Bonds

The Bradley Siderograph ([PI] Bralkey) can be applied to a variety of markets – sometimes with amazing results. In this article you can see the geocentric Bradley with default settings, projected on a Gold (@GC) and Bonds (@TY) charts. The Bradley is red and the market price is white. The overlap for the last 4 […]

Cycle Analysis S&P500

In this article, I study long term cycles and cyclic behavior of the US stock market. The aim of the study is identification of dominant and practically useful cycles. In particular, I’m interested in cyclic behavior that is projected to appear in the next 6-12 months. Therefore, in the first part of this article I […]

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Restart 2018

This page has been inactive for a while. I am sorry. I was pretty busy with my research position and just had little time for trading, research about trading, programming, or even writing about trading. But I am back – and soon new content will follow. My article about trading cycles should appear in the […]

Commitment of Traders: Sell signal in my new COT indicator

Last year I already wrote about the Commitment of Traders (COT) reports and how they can be applied to improve trading results. I showed that for the S&P500 the Large traders are the ones to watch – because in this market they have the tendency to jump on the train right at the very end […]

Mid-November Low in S&P500

The following charts show how the planetary idicators could help to time the exit of the short position we entered at the quadruple ingress early October. The S&P500 (chart of the index) went  down to the Mars ephemeris line and bounced back the very day Mars had its ingress to Capricorn. Additionally we had a […]

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Book recommendation: Timing Solutions for Swing Traders

In this book Robert Lee and Peter Tryde show how financial astrology can be embedded in solid trading approaches without drifting into pseudo-scientific esoteric. It does not come up with some magic that tells you the price of a market in six months – no it helps to make good decision in the markets with […]

S&P: Time for a Turn?

A simple approach to use astro indicators is to wait for situations when several indicators deliver important signals at the same time – and then speculate for something important to happen. Often this ‘something’ is a turn in the markets. But one not forget about the option of a market breaking free. As shown in […]

Indication of Planetary Returns in Tradestation

The theory of Planetary Returns follows the notion that important situations in the life of a company, a country or a person repeat with a period that is determined by the time a planet needs to travel around the Sun or (virtually) the Earth. That means, when a planet is back at the same position […]

Paintbar Study Showing when a Planet is in a Certain Sign

I got the request to code a paintbar study that would paint the bars while a planet was in a certain sign. Say like when Mars is in Taurus? And here it is: It highlights the bar for which a planet (you can set) is in a certain sign. The example chart highlights Mars in […]

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