From the Inside Flap
, Dr. John Wang discloses, for the first time, the fundamental principles behind his bestselling and award-winning trading system, AbleTrend signals. Sophisticated in scope, yet written in a way that any trader can understand, this book skillfully presents the theory behind this effective approach.
AbleTrend presents the logic of a proven system that reveals the direction of a trend at its early stage in all markets—stocks, commodities, foreign currencies, ETFs, e-Minis, and mutual funds. It also identifies objective, automatic buy/sell/stop signals, helping you manage risk, make rational trading decisions, and eliminate guesswork.
Page by page, AbleTrend puts this system in perspective and shows you how it can be used to gain a better understanding of a market's behaviors, actions, and trends. Along the way, it offers valuable new insights on trend following that can be used in your trading endeavors and help you excel for years to come. Written with the serious trader in mind, this reliable resource:
Highlights how this trading system can be applied to any market and any time chart, anywhere in the world
Introduces new concepts about trends and provides real examples to explain trends, stops, entry points, and other issues
Discusses the four elements on which you build success in trading
Explores the design concepts behind some special trading tools found in the authors' trading software, along with their applications
Presents thirteen examples of trend analysis, with charts, to show how the trend-following method works in some common markets
Contains interviews of AbleTrend users who share their extensive experiences
AbleTrend was developed by a recognized authority and expert trading system developer, and this book—along with its companion Web site—will provide you with innovative decision-making trading concepts that can help you to identify market trends and capture consistent results from them.
From the Back Cover
Praise for AbleTrend
"We all know that developing a stable trading system takes a lot of work. But how much is a lot of work? After reading AbleTrend, you will have an idea of how much time and commitment authors John and Grace Wang had to put into developing their trading system, AbleTrend. What you gain from reading this book is an understanding of the important elements that make a great trading system."
—Jayanthi Gopalakrishnan, Editor of Technical Analysis of Stocks & Commodities magazine
"This book does an excellent job in explaining the concepts and benefits of how and why trading systems and money management are vital for today's investors. Do not miss reading the significance of and requirements for proper risk management, which is provided in these pages. This book gives innovative money management strategies and formulas which could certainly level the playing field for novice traders who are competing against high-profile money managers. This book not only will help all traders, but it could certainly bridge the gap to what may be the missing piece in any trader's game plan."
—John Person, author of A Complete Guide to Technical Trading Tactics, Candlestick and Pivot Point Trading Triggers, and Forex Conquered; founder of Nationalfutures.com
"If you trade and want to learn the art and science behind an award-winning trading system, then this book is for you. John and Grace Wang provide an in-depth look into trend analysis, and they cover clearly defined rules for trading their system via AbleTrend scanning and charting software, powered by eSignal real-time data. This book offers valuable new insights on trend analysis that you will find useful."
—Julie Craig, Vice President of Marketing for eSignal
"AbleTrend shows me how to trade with precise accuracy and elegant simplicity. One additional very important thing: AbleTrend helps one to control one's emotions and (often wrong) 'gut' feelings about the patterns. AbleTrend gives one confidence to enter and exit positions. AbleTrend gives one confidence to STAY IN a position."
—Dr. John Meyer, Physician and AbleTrend user
"I have great confidence in AbleTrend to help my trading in the coming years."
—Robert J. Seifert, Professional trader for thirty years, fund manager, and AbleTrend user