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High Probability Trading Strategies

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In High Probability Trading Strategies, author and well-known trading educator Robert Miner skillfully outlines every aspect of a practical trading plan–from entry to exit–that he has developed over the course of his distinguished twenty-plus-year career. The result is a complete approach to trading that will allow you to trade confidently in a variety of markets and time frames. Written with the serious trader in mind, this reliable resource details a proven approach to analyzing market behavior, identifying profitable trade setups, and executing and managing trades–from entry to exit.

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Table of Contents

  1. Cover Page
  2. Preface
  3. Title Page
  4. Copyright
  5. Contents
  6. Foreword
  7. Preface
  8. PART ONE: High Probability Trading Strategies for Any Market and Any Time Frame
    1. CHAPTER 1: High Probability Trade Strategies for Any Market and Any Time Frame
      1. ANY MARKET, ANY TIME FRAME
      2. CONDITIONS WITH A HIGH PROBABILITY OUTCOME
      3. LEADING AND LAGGING INDICATORS
      4. WHAT YOU WILL LEARN IN THIS BOOK AND VIDEO CD
      5. LET'S GET STARTED
    2. CHAPTER 2: Multiple Time Frame Momentum Strategy
      1. WHAT IS MOMENTUM?
      2. MULTIPLE TIME FRAME MOMENTUM STRATEGIES
      3. THE BASIC DUAL TIME FRAME MOMENTUM STRATEGY
      4. MOMENTUM REVERSALS
      5. MOST PRICE INDICATORS REPRESENT RATE-OF-CHANGE
      6. MOMENTUM AND PRICE TRENDS OFTEN DIVERGE
      7. HOW DUAL TIME FRAME MOMENTUM STRATEGIES WORK
      8. WHICH INDICATORS TO USE FOR MULTIPLE TIME FRAME MOMENTUM STRATEGIES
      9. WHAT ARE THE BEST INDICATOR SETTINGS TO USE?
      10. DUAL TIME FRAME MOMENTUM STRATEGY RULES
      11. DUAL TIME FRAME MOMENTUM STRATEGY TRADE FILTER
    3. CHAPTER 3: Practical Pattern Recognition for Trends and Corrections
      1. WHY IS IT IMPORTANT TO IDENTIFY A TREND OR CORRECTION?
      2. SIMPLE PATTERN RECOGNITION BASED ON ELLIOTT WAVE
      3. TREND OR CORRECTION: THE OVERLAP GUIDELINE
      4. ABC AND AWAY WE GO
      5. COMPLEX CORRECTIONS
      6. OVERLAP IS THE KEY TO IDENTIFY A CORRECTION
      7. TRENDS AND FIVE-WAVE PATTERNS
      8. GREATER IN TIME AND PRICE
      9. FIFTH WAVES ARE THE KEY
      10. MOMENTUM AND PATTERN POSITION
      11. MOMENTUM AND PATTERN NOT ENOUGH
    4. CHAPTER 4: Beyond Fib Retracements
      1. INTERNAL RETRACEMENTS AND CORRECTIONS
      2. ALTERNATE PRICE PROJECTIONS QUALIFY INTERNAL RETRACEMENTS
      3. MORE ALTERNATE PRICE PROJECTIONS
      4. EXTERNAL RETRACEMENTS HELP IDENTIFY THE FINAL SECTION OF A TREND OR CORRECTION
      5. PATTERN PRICE TARGETS
      6. PRICE, PATTERN, AND MOMENTUM
      7. NO EXCUSE
    5. CHAPTER 5: Beyond Traditional Cycles
      1. TIME RETRACEMENTS AND CORRECTIONS
      2. ALTERNATE TIME PROJECTIONS NARROW THE TIME RETRACEMENT RANGE
      3. MORE TIME FACTORS
      4. THE TIME TARGET ZONE
      5. TIME BANDS
      6. MORE TIME FACTORS
      7. CONCLUSION
    6. CHAPTER 6: Entry Strategies and Position Size
      1. ENTRY STRATEGY 1: TRAILING ONE-BAR ENTRY AND STOP
      2. ENTRY STRATEGY 2: SWING ENTRY AND STOP
      3. POSITION SIZE
      4. CONCLUSION
    7. CHAPTER 7: Exit Strategies and Trade Management
      1. MULTIPLE-UNIT TRADING
      2. RISK/REWARD RATIOS
      3. EXIT STRATEGIES
      4. TRADE MANAGEMENT
      5. TRADE ONLY THE HIGH PROBABILITY, OPTIMUM SETUPS
  9. PART TWO: Trading the Plan
    1. CHAPTER 8: Real Traders, Real Time
      1. ADAM SOWINSKI (SLORZEWO, POLAND)
      2. JAGIR SINGH (LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM)
      3. CEES VAN HASSELT (BREDA, THE NETHERLANDS)
      4. KERRY SZYMANSKI (TUCSON, ARIZONA)
      5. DERRIK HOBBS (WARSAW, INDIANA)
      6. CAROLYN BORODEN (SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA)
      7. JAIME JOHNSON (ENCINITAS, CALIFORNIA, AND BOGATA, COLUMBIA)
      8. CHAPTER SUMMARY
    2. CHAPTER 9: The Business of Trading and Other Matters
      1. ROUTINES AND TRADING RECORDS
      2. WHY TRADERS WIN OR LOSE
      3. TECHNOLOGY, TRADING TIME FRAMES, MARKETS TO TRADE, AND LEVERAGE
      4. TRADE FOR POINTS, NOT FOR TICKS
      5. YOU CAN'T BUY SUCCESS
      6. YOU CAN BE A SUCCESSFUL TRADER
  10. More Bar-by-Bar Entry to Exit Trade Examples
  11. Glossary
    1. GLOSSARY–ALPHABETICALLY
    2. GLOSSARY BY CHAPTER
  12. Bibliography
  13. About the Author
  14. Index
  15. About the CD-ROM
    1. INTRODUCTION
    2. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
    3. USING THE CD WITH WINDOWS
    4. WHAT'S ON THE CD
    5. CUSTOMER CARE