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Trading the Measured Move: A Path to Trading Success in a World of Algos and High Frequency Trading by David Halsey

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PREFACE

In today's financial markets, each time a retail trader places a stock, options, or futures trade, he or she enters a world dominated by massive amounts of capital allocated by algorithms designed by brilliant mathematical minds and running on the ultra-fast computers of the world's largest financial institutions. Through years of research and trading experience I have discovered a means by which an individual retail trader can face that daunting competition and win. This book provides you with both the broad background and the necessary details of how to trade courageously and profitably in today's markets.

Who This Book Is For and Why It's Important

Traders at all levels of experience will benefit from reading this book. Advanced traders will be familiar with most of the book's terminology but most likely will not be familiar with its new and unique approach to the use of Fibonacci retracements within a series of measured moves or with the structure of nested measured moves across multiple time frames. For beginning traders, a glossary provides definitions and basic information regarding all technical terms used in the book. Armed with this information, beginners will be able to understand and implement the methodology detailed in the book's body. Intermediate traders who might have floundered in today's market while testing indicator after indicator and method after method will find relief in this book's clear, precise, and proven methodology. All traders will benefit ...

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