TIGERSOFT's Closing Power Trend-Breaks:
Trade with The Market Maker and Hedge Fund Pros
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invented "Closing Power" to show what Wall Street professionals
are doing with particular stocks. We want to see if market makers, hedge
and active mutual funds are buying, as a whole, or are they selling. These
Wall Street insiders. They usually have the very best information about
developments. The market makers, in this group, can sell short without
stock and they can sell short on down-ticks. They also have access to vast
of capital. So, they can often manipulate Openings to serve their purposes.
are jacked up artificially when they want to sell or sell short. Openings are
whey want to buy or cover short sales. The US SEC has, in effect, given
makers and cooperating hedge funds a license to manipulate prices, though
would never admit this much. Small wonder, companies like Goldman Sachs are
so profitable. They can also borrow from the Fed now for only 1/4%.
to see what they intend for your stock. Trade with them and you'll make
Trading the nine Closing Power Trend-Breaks in 2009 were quite profitable
with NEM, Newmont Mines, the world's biggest gold producer. 2009 brought
a 57% gain buying and then selling only. 2008 was even better. The gain
only long positions was 60%. Adding short sales on the Closing Power
dubled the profits both years.
Watching the trends of TigerSoft's Closing Power will be a
"game changer" for you.
Trade its trends. You will be amazed at how consistently VERY
approach is. Sure, you will have to make a lot of trades and you will
have to keep
an open mind about the stock. But TIgerSoft makes it easy. Just
draw the diagonal
or horizontal trendlines on your stock with TigerSoft. Then place the
your chart and let the computer automatically show you the resulting trades.
make it easy and reliable, the computer lets you see the gains achieved when
trades are taken at the opening the day following the trend-break. This
Often you would not want to wait until the next day to buy or sell.
Note that the
calculations conservatively assume a commission and slippage of $20 per Buy
The gains may be calculated for purchases and sales only, or for short sales
only, or for
purchases, sales and short sales. The biggest paper loss is also shown
number of winning and losing trades.
Nearly every stock or commodity can be traded profitably with TigerSoft's
Power. More examples are shown below. Since TigerSoft gives you
lots of historical
data, you can readily see how well this approach does year after year with
stock or with each new stock you want to trade.
In practice, you will want to mainly buy stocks showing heavy insider buying,
TigerSoft calculates it. This will cause these long positions to be
If you are a short-seller, for example, because Peerless is on a major Sell,
naturally want to use the Closing Power uptrend-breaks with stocks also
insider selling, as we measure in other ways, too. Then breaks in the
uptrend-lines are apt to fall much more.
More examples will be posted soon. In the next example, we show the ETF
the NASDAQ-1000. Note how easily, the Closing Power would have kept you
of the financial panic of 2008, which the QQQQ lost 50% in 7 months.
The yearly gains
use Closing Power trend-breaks and the broadest market ETF, IWM - the
were also very high.