Tape Reading

By Linda Bradford Raschke Sometimes it is nice to reexamine a simple concept when there appears to be overwhelming volatility in the markets. Mechanical systems and patterns are helpful and even necessary for the structure they impose in organizing data, but even Richard Dennis in his original course discussed ways to “anticipate” entry signals, exit … Read more

Volatility Breakout Systems

By Linda Bradford Raschke Breakout systems can actually be considered another form of swing trading, (which is a style of short term trading designed to capture the next immediate move). In other words, the trader is not concerned with any long term forecast or analysis, only the immediate price action. Volatility breakout systems are based on … Read more

Trader Linda Raschke Provides Tips on Day-Trading S&P

By Jim Wyckoff The S&P 500 futures market is a trading arena unto itself, which can accommodate many different trading styles, according to Linda Bradford Raschke, a well known trader, lecturer and president of LBR Group, Inc. “Not only does this market display a different daily profile than the other futures markets, but it has … Read more

Time Tested Classic Trading Rules for the Modern Trader to Follow

By Linda Bradford Raschke This is a list of classic trading rules that was given to me while on the trading floor in 1984. A senior trader collected these rules from classic trading literature throughout the twentieth century. They obviously withstand the age-old test of time. I’m sure most everybody knows these truisms in their … Read more

Swing Trading: Rules and Philosophy

Linda Bradford Raschke My style is based on the “Taylor Trading Technique”, a short-term method for trading daily price movements that relies entirely on odds and percentages . It is a method as opposed to a system. Very few people can blindly follow a system, though many find it easier to be discretionary in a … Read more