Establishing a Retracement Zone

This is the March 89 Deutschemark contract. The time period is from 4 1 88 to 1 20 89. (The dotted line and crosses are trend and stop signals from the G.E.T. software's Auto Mode they ARE NOT needed to establish a Retracement Zone.) There are 3 points that will have to be located - PI, P2, and P3. The first point to locate is PI, a significant high or low from which prices will be moving. On the Deutschemark chart, prices are dropping from such a significant high of 6247 on 4...

Fine Tuning the 50 Rule

Refer back to Chart 16, the D-Mark chart. You may feel that 3-1 2 months is too long to hold a position, even in anticipation of a sizeable profit. This I understand. While you're waiting for profits in November, you've sweated bullets over each and every reversal, and felt you've missed buying opportunities. Well, maybe you have, and maybe you haven't. Gann stated that it was much better to wait for an optimum trading opportunity, ADD TO positions at reaction points and HOLD for the long term,...

Gann His Rules and His Angles

Gann Rule All Angles

Gann was a trader of the early 20th century. His abilities for profiting from the stock and commodity markets remain unchallenged. Gann's methods of technical analysis for projecting both price arid time targets are unique. Even today, his methods have yet to be fully duplicated. Known as The Master Trader, W. D. Gann was born in 1878, in Lufkin, Texas. Gann netted over 50,000,000 from the markets during his trading career, averaging a success rate for trades of 80 to 90 . It has...

Putting It All Together

This section covers eight trading sequences which Gann called campaigns . The contract is September 1989 T-Bonds. All the information that will be used for trading has been covered in the previous nine sections. The trades were taken as examples of using Retracement Zones, Stochastics and Gann geometric angles. DO NOT LOOK AHEAD TO ANY PAGES BEFORE YOU REVIEW EACH PAGE AND UNDERSTAND WHAT WAS DONE, AND WHY. THIS IS IMPORTANT. IN REAL TRADING YOU WILL NOT HAVE THE BENEFIT OF LOOKING FORWARD AT...