Slope of Hope Blog Posts
Slope initially began as a blog, so this is where most of the website’s content resides. Here we have tens of thousands of posts dating back over a decade. These are listed in reverse chronological order. Click on any category icon below to see posts tagged with that particular subject, or click on a word in the category cloud on the right side of the screen for more specific choices.
Revisiting the AggM System (by Mr. Wizard)
I collect stuff. All kinds of stuff, including old, used, and useless/worn-out trading systems. I have dozens of them, and like most collectors, I rummage around in my trading system collection every couple of months to see if there might be an overlooked treasure hiding there. Last month I decided to revisit a system called the AggM.
The AggM trading system was invented by prolific indicator creator David Varadi, and first appeared around 2009. I did many trials of this system back around 2012, added to those in 2018, and re-evaluated the system performance yet again in July.(more…)
The Near-Perfect Predictor
Wow. I have something exceptionally cool to share with you. Something so cool, it might even compel some of my thriftier readers to get a crowbar out, crack their wallet open, and become a Gold or Platinum member. Even in the midst of my zany travel schedule, I wanted to write up this post and tell you about what I managed to figure out on a delightfully rainy Sunday morning.
Specifically, it has to do with taking this chart……….(more…)
Plenty of Nothing
Analog Back in Play (by XerxesTraderGF)
I know I said I wouldn’t bring up my current trade again, except I am a bit excited at the prospect that scenario “A” may still occur, in which we follow a path similar to 2001. If this path holds true, then there is only slight support to be expected around 4100. That will likely yield the last big short opportunity before heading back for new lows in the fall. This week/month really did try to f*** us bears over, but a bear market rally is a bear market rally. Now, obviously things won’t match exactly, but my focus is on seeing 4325 be the last true top to this ridiculous rally. Best of luck next week everyone. Enjoy your weekend!(more…)