By Daniel P. Collins, Ginger Szala
Leo Melamed was instrumental in changing the futures industry, but he couldn’t have done it without Milton Friedman. Here, Melamed talks about Friedman’s contribution and the future of the industry
View Past Issues
By Ginger Szala
September editor's note from Ginger Szala
By Ashraf Laidi
Fundamentals for the British pound seem to be going from bad to worse
By J.L. Lord
How to exploit the volatile September tendencies
By Philip Burgert
With pressures on the euro filtering into outlooks, the U.S. dollar is maintaining its safe haven status.
By Robert McCurtain
In this second of a two-part series, we integrate the MAAD line indicator into a stock market trading system
By Al Brooks
Price action analysis lends itself to exploiting trading ranges, but different strategies work better in different markets
By Greg Michalowski
Trends offer excellent profit opportunity, but getting in on them at the right time is difficult. Fibonacci retracements can help
By Neil Rosenthal
It’s easier than ever to build a trading system; building it right is the hard part. In this series, we help you get off on the right foot
By Wayne Whaley
Combining the simple “Turn of Year” barometer strategy with the “Sell in May” adage to produce profitable forecasts
By Steve Zwick
Brazil finally seems to be feeling the financial malaise the rest of the world has experienced since 2008. Here’s what you need to know.
By Thomas B. Hatch, Thomas C. Mahlum
In an age of position limits, we discuss what constitutes “market manipulation."
By Daniel P. Collins
It was Edward Walczak’s experience running Chicago-based candy manufacturer Brach’s commodity hedging operation in the late 1990s that got him deeply involved in the markets.
By Leslie N. Masonson
Review of Ben Stein and Phil DeMuth's "The Little Book of Alternative Investments."
By Desmond Macrae
Review of Richard A. Dickson and Tracy L. Knudsen's "Mastering Market Timing: Using the Works of L.M. Lowry and R.D. Wyckoff to Identify Key Market Turning Points.
Unknown Chinese demand levels may mute pork gains,...
The creation of FIA Global was announced in...
While record highs have been dominating the headlines,...
The NFA should look into alternative measures that...
Premium Sellers: Beware of widow makers
News, analysis, education, trading strategies and ideas for futures, commodities, options, forex (currency) and stock traders. Includes charts and quotes.