S&C CONTENTS PAGE August 2002, Vol. 20 No. 8

Foreign Exchange as the Trader's Alternative
by Mark Galant
Trading opportunities in the forex market deserve serious consideration as a diversification strategy for your portfolio.

Interview: Trading the Currency Markets with Cornelius Luca
by Jayanthi Gopalakrishnan
Whence the currency markets? Foreign exchange expert Cornelius Luca tells us.

Zigzag Validity
by Spyros Raftopoulos
Here's a supplement to the zigzag indicator that will help you determine whether a trend is confirmed.

The Bounce Trade
by Thomas Bulkowski
A double bounce following a long decline spells a trading opportunity. Find out why.

Channeling With Elliott Waves
by Rudy Teseo
Project coming waves with this classic technique.

by Don Bright
This professional trader answers a few of your questions.

Explore Your Options
by Tom Gentile
Got a question about options? Get your answer here.

Developing a Trading System
by Dennis D. Peterson
If you've ever tried it, you know that developing a trading system is no easy task. But you may find that following a series of steps could help you reduce the learning curve. Here's an example.

Should Investing Increase Your Capital or Protect It?
by Omar Bassal
Preserving capital in today's markets brings up questions you may not have considered.

Setting Stops and Taking Profits with Maximum Excursion
by Sergei Dobrovolsky
This simple new variation on John Sweeney's maximum excursion method should help you determine how well your system takes profits and cuts losses.

Trading in the 21st Century
by Tom Busby
Equipment, education, and method -- three necessities for successful trading.

Waiting for the Fed
by David Penn
How are monetary-based stock market timing models holding up in the Age of the Bear Market?

Data Services
You need data if you're going to trade. Here's a list of data services.


  • RS of Houston: Window to Our Workshop video
  • MetaQuotes
  • ForexNews Charts & News
  • PfscanVB

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