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Technical Analysis Tour de Force: Snapchat, Inc. (SNAP)

Updated: December 7, 2017

How much price history does a stock need before you can make a high-confidence forecast? Well, in the case of Snapchat (SNAP), five trading days was enough for our Trader's Classroom editor to anticipate the tech IPO's 2017 crash.

The Loonie Takes Flight -- BUT a "Labor Miracle" is NOT the Reason Why

Updated: December 1, 2017

What's wrong with this statement: On Dec. 1, the Canadian dollar soared after stronger-than-expected jobs figures? The timing -- see for yourself.

Commodities and the “Art” of Elliott Wave Interpretation

Updated: November 30, 2017

In early November, Chief Commodity Analyst Jeffrey Kennedy showed subscribers a budding third-wave rally on cotton's price chart. From there, cotton soared. This picture is worth one word: opportunity.

CSI: Chart Scene Investigation. (Case Study: ORLY)

Updated: November 28, 2017

In July, after O'Reilly Automotive Inc. (ORLY) had plummeted 30%, the mainstream experts found the cause for the crash -- a "mild winter." But what about seeing the sell-off before it happened? Yes, there was a way.

Traders: How to Know When the Trend Has Changed

Updated: November 15, 2017

How do you know when a market's trend has changed? It's the number one challenge facing traders. Today, we show you two ways to not only meet that challenge, but beat it fair and square...

Facebook Traders: Tech Giant + Technical Analysis = Thumbs Up

Updated: November 3, 2017

Is there a way to navigate the near-term price trend in a hugely popular stock like Facebook -- without getting sucked into the maelstrom of news surrounding the company? Our answer: definitely. It's called technical analysis.

Want to Be a Trader? Start by Mastering Elliott Waves -- Here's Why

Updated: October 30, 2017

In this new interview with Jeffrey Kennedy, the editor of our Commodity Junctures & Trader's Classroom services, he offers a few trading tips for those who are newer to the Wave Principle and explains how Elliott wave analysis helps you master ALL forms of technical analysis.

How to Strengthen Your Elliott Wave Forecast with Momentum Indicators

Updated: October 27, 2017

In this new interview with Tom Denham, he shows you how he uses momentum tools to strengthen his Elliott wave analysis. Tom also discusses the recent correlation between broad equity indexes and gold stocks.

When Is The Right Time To Exit a "Good Trade"?

Updated: October 26, 2017

How do you know the right time to exit when price action goes your way? While no forecasting method guarantees that you buy at the absolute low and sell at the absolute high, Elliott wave analysis -- and, specifically, Fibonacci relationships between waves -- can help you identify high-probability price targets.

Technical Analysis and You: Finding the Perfect Fit

Updated: October 26, 2017

Of all the technical indicators (there are literally hundreds to choose from) our Trader's Classroom editor Jeffrey Kennedy trusts a handful of 3-5 "keepers" that have proven their value over and again.

Palladium Prices Soar Above $1000 for the First Time Since 2001

Updated: October 16, 2017

On October 16, palladium bulls celebrated a huge milestone when the precious metal soared above $1000 per ounce for the first time in 16 years. On October 10, we prepared traders for “a new high above 1000.” 

How to Identify Stock Trends and Iron out Sudden Price Spikes

Updated: October 10, 2017

When you see a price chart, can you tell whether the immediate trend is up or down? What about staying the course amidst sudden price spikes? Well, turn up your speakers and watch our very own Trader's Classroom instructor Jeffrey Kennedy teach you both using the real-world chart of China's social media platform giant, YY Inc.

Forex: Why It Pays to Look Beyond U.S. Dollar Pairs

Updated: October 9, 2017

Learn which non-dollar pairs present the best opportunities right now.

Market Mythbusting

Updated: September 28, 2017

Think an expanding trade deficit is bearish for stocks? What about falling earnings? Watch as Matt Lampert shows you how to bust these market myths using real-world examples from Robert Prechter's Socionomic Theory of Finance.

Here's What Your Price Charts Are Hiding from You

Updated: September 27, 2017

See the advantage you get when you forecast the markets by ONLY looking at price charts.

Loonie Bulls: Don't Thank the Bank of Canada for the Currency's Strength

Updated: September 27, 2017

In early September, the USD/CAD plunged to a 2-year low; meaning, the Canadian dollar soared to its highest level against the U.S. dollar since 2015. Per some experts, the Bank of Canada's back-to-back rate hikes are the catalyst for the move. But we see a glaring flaw in that logic.

Amazon, Inc.: Seeing the Elliott Wave Pattern is Believing

Updated: September 20, 2017

When you look at price chart of Amazon, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN), what do you see? Well, according to the experts, you should see a healthy bull trend -- and, at the same time, a stock vulnerable to decline. Any questions? The good news is, we have the answers!

Gold: Interest Rate Hike "Death Knell" That Never Was

Updated: August 28, 2017

At the end of 2016, the future of gold prices seemed doomed by a hawkish Fed. But, despite three interest rate hikes since December 2016, gold has soared 12%-plus to a one-year high. Today, the analysis gloves come off!

Brexit & Beyond: What's Next for Top FX Cross Rates Pairs

Updated: August 24, 2017

Our Senior Cross Rates Analyst and Currency Pro Service co-editor discusses the uncertainty surrounding Brexit and explains how Elliott wave analysis helps him get clarity.

And the "Best Commodity of the Year" Is... Aluminum!?

Updated: August 23, 2017

After aluminum prices soared to their highest level since 2014, the mainstream experts cited "deep capacity cuts" by China as the fundamental impetus for the rise. But what about seeing aluminum's bullish surge before it began? That's the story you want to hear!

Top 3 Technical Tools Part 3: MACD

Updated: August 23, 2017

Enhance your trading confidence with this short lesson on how to combine Moving Average Convergence Divergence with other technical tools.

New FX Opportunities to Watch Right Now

Updated: August 23, 2017

Learn what's in store for key dollar pairs in this new interview with Jim Martens, the editor of our Currency Pro Service.

This Price Pattern Warns: Swift, Sharp Trend Reversal Ahead!

Updated: August 18, 2017

From 2012 to 2016, soybean prices went from all-time high -- to -- 8-year low in a 50%-plus bear-market selloff. As it turns out, this dramatic reversal was a perfect example of one of our favorite Elliott wave patterns in action, the ending diagonal.

How You Can Get Ahead of a Fast-Moving News Cycle

Updated: August 18, 2017

Watch Matt Lampert, Director of Research at the Socionomics Institute, show how you can use Elliott waves to act more confidently in other areas of your life, not just in the markets.

U.S. Stocks: What Market Sentiment Indicators are Telling You

Updated: August 17, 2017

Robert Kelley explains why bullish sentiment indicators aren't necessarily bullish for the market. Watch this new interview to learn what he expects next for U.S. stocks.

Any Market, Any Time: "Waves of Uncertainty" Vs. Elliott Waves

Updated: August 15, 2017

No one said it would be easy navigating the volatile near-term terrain of emerging markets, such as MSCI Taiwan SGX. But thanks to Elliott wave analysis, it doesn't have to be impossible.

Elliott Wave Analysis Goes... Platinum

Updated: August 9, 2017

Over the last month, platinum has gone from worst precious metal performer to star of the show, with prices soaring to three-month highs on August 9. Last check, there was no good fundamental reason for the surge. There was, however, a great Elliott wave one.

Top 3 Technical Tools Part 2: Relative Strength Index (RSI)

Updated: August 8, 2017

This video lesson gives you tips on how to use a simple and effective trend-change indicator: the Relative Strength Index (RSI). You'll also see an example of this technical analysis tool in action: Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL).

This is Why Cocoa's Crash Was a Perfect Setup

Updated: August 7, 2017

For traders, one of the best scenarios you can ask for is to catch a market as it's setting sail with the larger trend. Today, we use the recent sell-off in cocoa to show how Elliott wave analysis can help you do just that.

U.S. Stocks: "Telltale Divergences Between a Lot of Indexes"

Updated: August 2, 2017

Robert Kelley weighs in on recent price action in U.S. stocks.

Top 3 Technical Tools Part 1: Japanese Candlesticks

Updated: August 2, 2017

Learn how Japanese candlestick analysis can help support your technical trading decisions.

3 charts, 3 forecasts, in 7 fast minutes

Updated: July 24, 2017

See just how much you can learn from three simple charts.

Canadian Dollar: From "Ugly Duckling" to Soaring Swan

Updated: July 20, 2017

In early May, the Canadian dollar was the "ugly duckling of currencies," shrinking to a 15-month low against its U.S. counterpart. That's when Elliott wave analysis identified a "delicious opportunity" for a swan-like transformation. Behold the full story!

Simple Yet Powerful Trading Tools

Updated: July 19, 2017

In this new interview, Jeffrey Kennedy gives a trading lesson on how to utilize trendlines, trend channels and price gaps in conjunction with your Elliott wave analysis.

Crude Oil: The Key is, Have a "Preferred" Elliott Wave Count

Updated: July 12, 2017

Steve Craig, the editor of our Energy Pro Service, gives you his outlook for crude.

When Prices Are Falling, TWO Numbers Matter Most

Updated: July 7, 2017

In June, AAPL shares plunged 6% to a two-month low. Knowing where prices will find a bottom and reverse up, however, isn't so simple. Or, is it? Our senior analyst Jeffrey Kennedy shows traders how to narrow down the list of potential price targets for AAPL -- and any market -- to just TWO.

USDJPY: The "Safety Play" That Wasn't

Updated: July 7, 2017

In mid-June, a "safety play" of money flowing into the Japanese yen was supposed to bolster the yen against the U.S. dollar. But instead, it did the exact opposite, with the yen falling to a two-month low in early July. The reason why might surprise you.

This Will Make You Sit up and Notice Sentiment Extremes in U.S. Stocks

Updated: July 7, 2017

Robert Kelley discusses the sentiment gauges he monitors. See what they're telling you about the market trend.

You Asked. We Answered. (July 2017 "Video Mailbag" Episode.)

Updated: June 30, 2017

In our latest "Video Mailbag," Michael Madden, who forecasts cross rates for our Currency Pro Service, answers questions submitted by viewers like you.

Crude Oil Sinks 20%: Why "Oversupply" Isn't the Half of It

Updated: June 22, 2017

On January 1, OPEC and Co. sealed a deal to slash crude oil supplies and by proxy, keep prices afloat. And yet, on June 20, crude raked in its worst first-half of a year since 1997. We think there's a simple reason why.

"We're looking at two stories in the U.S. dollar right now" (Part 2 of 2)

Updated: June 19, 2017

In part 2 of this interview with Jim Martens, he tells you why his view on the U.S. dollar is "splintered" right now, in terms of strength vs. weakness. He also talks about recent price action in the British pound and discusses where he expects the market to go from here.

"We're looking at two stories in the U.S. dollar right now" (Part 1 of 2)

Updated: June 16, 2017

Jim Martens tells you why his view on the U.S. dollar is "splintered" right now, in terms of strength vs. weakness.

EURUSD: How to "Peek" Around 2 "Corners" at Once

Updated: June 16, 2017

As is often the case before a big news event, EURUSD went mostly sideways into the June 14 Fed meeting. Traders were waiting to see what the Fed does and says. But here's what Elliott wave forex traders saw...

Crude Oil Opportunity: Cut to the Front of the Line

Updated: June 15, 2017

Dear crude oil traders, the key to the market's next big move isn't in the next inventory report, or OPEC supply cut, or (fill in the blank). It's on the market's price chart, right now!

Palladium's Surge to a 16-Year High "Defies Market Logic"

Updated: June 13, 2017

On June 9, palladium prices rocketed to their highest level in 16 years. The problem is, there's no clear mainstream reason for the metal's surge. There is, however, a very clear Elliott wave reason.

Gold Prices: Pullback Ahead?

Updated: June 9, 2017

Tom Denham, the editor of our Metals Pro Service, discusses recent price action in gold. You'll also hear his new insights into silver, palladium, copper and more.

3 Ways the Elliott Wave Principle Enhances Your Trading

Updated: June 1, 2017

Learn about 3 practical benefits of trading with the Elliott Wave Principle.

Crude Oil: More Than Just a Case of "Buy the Rumor, Sell the News"

Updated: May 26, 2017

Before the May 25 OPEC meeting, crude oil price rose to $52 a barrel. And then, as the meeting statements were released, crude sank more than 5%. You could say it's a classic case of "buy the rumor, sell the news." But we believe there was another pattern at play here.

You Asked. We Answered. (June 2017 "Video Mailbag" Episode.)

Updated: May 25, 2017

In our latest "Video Mailbag," Pete Kendall, the co-editor of The Elliott Wave Financial Forecast, answers questions submitted by viewers like you.

You Asked. We Answered. (June 2017 "Video Mailbag" Episode.)

Updated: May 25, 2017

In our latest "Video Mailbag," Pete Kendall, the co-editor of The Elliott Wave Financial Forecast, answers questions submitted by viewers like you.

What Trading Opportunities Does the Wave Principle Identify?

Updated: May 25, 2017

Learn how the Wave Principle helps you trade with the trend, which waves offer trade setups and how to "keep it simple" when using the Wave Principle.

EURGBP: A Picture of Elliott Wave Precision

Updated: May 22, 2017

One minute, strong UK economic data “causes” the British pound to surge against the euro. And then the next, that same data… is futile against a pound selloff. Any questions? The real story behind the EURGBP leaves no room for doubt!

EURJPY: Come on Doooowwwwn! The Price Trend is Right

Updated: May 19, 2017

In early April, all fundamental signs pointed DOWN for the euro/yen currency exchange rate. But instead of falling, the euro went against the bearish current and soared against the Japanese yen. It’s time you knew the reason why. 

Gold, Silver & More: Here Is What To Expect Next

Updated: May 19, 2017

Tom Denham gives you new insights into the recent price action across the metals markets.

Macron Wins and the Euro... Falls? Excusez-moi!

Updated: May 10, 2017

According to the mainstream experts, Emmanuel Macron's victory in May 7's French Presidential Election was also a victory for the euro. And yet, the euro turned down against the U.S. dollar following his win. No surprise here!

Gold: Will the Decline Continue?

Updated: May 5, 2017

Tom Denham tells you why looking at the U.S. dollar, interest rates and politics are the wrong tools when trying to forecast the price action in gold. Here's what's a better indicator.

Gold: Will the Decline Continue

Updated: May 5, 2017

Tom Denham tells you why looking at the U.S. dollar, interest rates and politics are the wrong tools when trying to forecast the price action in gold. Here's what's a better indicator.

Recall This Bond Trader Chart? Here's What Happened

Updated: April 25, 2017

Our three recent Treasury Bond charts combine to show you trader sentiment, price action and important near-term turns and trends.

Copper, Gold and More: A Fresh Look at Industrial and Precious Metals

Updated: April 21, 2017

Tom Denham outlines the Elliott wave patterns he's looking at in copper, aluminum and gold and discusses what these patterns imply for the future of these markets.

Are Silver Traders "Way Too Bullish"?

Updated: April 20, 2017

The real news for silver prices is all about sentiment: Are Silver Traders "Way Too Bullish"? See and hear the evidence...

Crude Oil: The "Upshot" of Missile Strikes and Tight Supply Data

Updated: April 19, 2017

In the aftermath of the April 7 missile strike on Syria in retaliation of President Bashar al-Assad's chemical weapons attack, the mainstream financial experts agreed: "The geopolitical premium [for oil] is on the rise." And yet, oil prices have faltered since, plunging 4% on April 19. What gives?

Have You Taken These 4 Simple Steps to Improve Your Trading?

Updated: April 19, 2017

Jeffrey Kennedy is a 20-plus year Elliott wave market veteran. In this new interview, he walks you through his 4-step process of how to find high-confidence, low-risk trade setups.

Stock Market Traders Trim Back Hedges

Updated: April 13, 2017

If you're a gambler or trader, you know what it means to "hedge your bet." It's how you offset your losses if you bet on the wrong horse, or on the wrong market position. Yet today, falling demand for equity hedges suggests an absence of fear among stock traders and investors. This chart shows you why.

EURUSD: "We're at an Interesting Juncture"

Updated: April 13, 2017

Jim Martens talks about a pattern in EURUSD that's been years in the making and what it implies for future price action.

Nikkei Falls to a 4-Month Low: "Fishing" for An Explanation

Updated: April 13, 2017

Get out your rod and reel because we're going "fishing" for an objective explanation for the recent selloff in Japan's Nikkei 225 Index. To wit: On April 12, the Nikkei plunged to its lowest level in four months. Read our take on why.

Aluminum "Foils" Market Fundamentals En Route to New Highs

Updated: April 10, 2017

At the start of 2017, China and the U.S. were engaged in a bitter “Aluminum War” – one widely expected to keep the metal’s price under pressure. And yet, since early January, aluminum prices have rallied to a 2-year high. Our take on why might surprise you.  

Amazon Shares: This Price Pattern Anticipated the Rise Above $900

Updated: April 6, 2017

In late 2016, Amazon's share price sat out the broader stock market rally. Yet on December 30th, we showed subscribers a price pattern that anticipated the 3-month, 20-percent-plus rally in Amazon. See that price pattern for yourself.

Crude Oil: A Better Way to Explain the Sharp Dip

Updated: April 6, 2017

Crude oil prices fell sharply on April 5. Analysts blamed the dip on a surprise jump in U.S. crude inventories. But take a look at this chart before you accept that explanation.

GBPUSD: Imagine It's Early 2016

Updated: April 6, 2017

Imagine it's early 2016. Brexit hasn't yet happened. No one thinks it will. The British pound is trading near 1.45. You put your best Elliott wave count on a monthly GBPUSD chart -- and see this incredibly bearish picture emerge...

You Asked. We Answered. (April Video "Mailbag" Episode.)

Updated: April 4, 2017

In our latest "Video Mailbag," Wayne Gorman, the head of our educational resources, answers questions submitted by viewers like you.

EURUSD: A "Technical" Development?

Updated: March 31, 2017

Most conventional market analysts reach for explanations rooted in technical analysis only when they can't find a reason based in market fundamentals. All you see is a "broken" technical support or resistance price level, which probably sent a psychological signal to the market.

Crude Oil Prices: A 7% Rally in 3 Days

Updated: March 31, 2017

Supply and demand factors do influence crude oil prices -- as with any physical commodity, for that matter. However, crude oil futures are also a financial market. Here's what that implies.

Forex Markets: Ain't Misbehavin'

Updated: March 24, 2017

On March 24, the Aussie dollar slipped to its lowest level in two weeks. But, according  to some mainstream experts, there was no reason for the currency’s fall. From an Elliott wave perspective, however, the reason was plain as day.

See the Top Forex Markets that are Poised to Move -- Right Now

Updated: March 24, 2017

Jim Martens, the editor of our Currency Pro Service, gives an overview of the currency markets he follows and talks about a couple opportunities he's keeping his eye on.

Trading with Elliott Waves Doesn't Have to Be Complicated

Updated: March 21, 2017

Jeffrey Kennedy explains why the Wave Principle is such a reliable and powerful way to forecast the financial markets.

EWAVES 2.0 - Part 2: Faster Forecasts for 70+ Markets (and Counting)

Updated: March 16, 2017

In part two of this new interview with Elliott Prechter, the Lead Developer of EWAVES artificial intelligence software, he talks about why he and his team are excited about the new release of EWAVES, version 2.0 beta.

EWAVES 2.0 - Part 1: Faster Forecasts for 70+ Markets (and Counting)

Updated: March 15, 2017

Elliott Prechter, the Lead Developer of EWAVES artificial intelligence software, explains how EWAVES is different from other Elliott wave programs.

EWAVES in Action: Before and After the Verizon Recommendation

Updated: March 10, 2017

See EWAVES 2.0 beta at work for the first time in real time -- from January 23rd to February 2nd, via the recommendation of the large telecom company, Verizon.

Crude Oil: Biggest One-Day Tumble of 2017

Updated: March 8, 2017

It finally happened. On March 8, crude oil prices fell more than 5%. See why this explosive price action had been in the works for weeks -- and why it had little to do with supply and demand factors.

You Asked, We Answered in our Latest "Video Mailbag"

Updated: March 7, 2017

In our latest "Video Mailbag," two of our global analysts sit down to answer questions submitted by viewers like you.

EURUSD: When Price Pattern Trumps Other "Reasons"

Updated: March 3, 2017

On March 1, the U.S. dollar did something it hadn't done in almost two months: It got stronger. Two reasons were behind the move, said analysts: The Fed's imminent rate hike, and, President Trump's widely-covered address to Congress. But here's one reason many have overlooked.

Silver Prices: "Smoking Gun" May Not Be What Some Think

Updated: February 28, 2017

In December, a "smoking gun" of price manipulation was allegedly uncovered in the silver market. A month later, our analysis showed a different "smoking gun" on silver's price chart: a bullish Elliott wave pattern. (Result: On February 28, silver touched a 3-month high.) See two charts that tell the story.

Natural Gas Bulls: Don't Blame Old Man Winter for Crashing Prices

Updated: February 22, 2017

Since soaring to a two-year high in late December, natural gas prices have sweated 35% in value. According to the experts, a record warm winter is to blame for the meltdown. See our charts and decide for yourself.

Want to "Get Ahead of the Game"? Try This.

Updated: February 22, 2017

Wayne Gorman, the head of our Educational Resources department, explains how Elliott waves help you get "ahead of the game."

Roses Are Red... and So's Been EURUSD's Trend

Updated: February 14, 2017

Roses are red. Violets are blue. The fundamental stage was set for the euro to rise... but instead it went boo hoo. The reason why might surprise you.

The 80/20 Trade: Pounce Like a Cat

Updated: February 2, 2017

You must ambush high confidence trades. Long-time professional trader and teacher Dick Diamond says patience is vital before the ambush. I talked to Diamond about his famous 80/20 trade ...

You Asked. We Answered. (New Video "Mailbag" Episode.)

Updated: January 31, 2017

In our latest "Video Mailbag," three of our global analysts sit down to answer questions submitted by viewers like you.

Elliott Wave Analysis: Where the RUBBER Meets the Road

Updated: January 31, 2017

On January 26, rubber prices soared to their highest level in four years. And, according to many sources, torrential rainfall in southern Thailand is the main driver of the market’s rally. Except, rubber prices started bouncing before the floods. 

MACD: Learn to Recognize Trade Setups

Updated: January 27, 2017

Just as there are patterns in price, there are also patterns in momentum indicators. In this 10-minute lesson from our popular trader-education service, Trader's Classroom, you'll learn key patterns in moving average convergence divergence (MACD).

Elliott Waves & Artificial Intelligence: Ready for Launch

Updated: January 26, 2017

The timeline on this chart involves time travel -- we go back to the decade from 1932 thru 1942. But, this is NOT your great-grandfather's market. After years of research, testing & retesting & debugging, EWAVES 2.0 beta is the artificial intelligence system that does Elliott wave analysis. This chart showcases what EWAVES can do.

How to Easily ID Support and Resistance on Your Charts

Updated: January 23, 2017

There are many different ways to identify support and resistance on your charts. In this 6-minute lesson, the editor of our Trader's Classroom education service, Jeffrey Kennedy, shows you one of the easiest and most effective methods (example: Bank of America, NYSE: BAC).

Practice, Practice, Practice Makes Perfect Elliott Wave Analysis

Updated: January 18, 2017

Our Senior Instructor Jeffrey Kennedy tells you about the four key principles that'll help improve your Elliott wave skills.

Crude Oil: Ready to Slide?

Updated: January 12, 2017

This chart offers proven sentiment data on traders -- and it lines up with our Elliott wave labels.

Getting a Handle on Volatility in British Pound

Updated: January 12, 2017

Whether you look at other markets, politics or something else to explain a market move, you’re explaining a move that’s already happened. And for a trader, the real question is, "What will the market do tomorrow?" Let's look at how Elliott wave analysis handles it.

"Sell those euros. Sell'em."

Updated: January 5, 2017

Two days before the New Year’s Eve, I got an insistent email from a colleague. Jim Martens, our Senior Currency Strategist, sent me a message with only a subject line: “Sell those euros. Sell'em.”

Test Your Knowledge: Find the Clear Wave Pattern on this Chart

Updated: January 5, 2017

Do you see a pattern you recognize in this chart of Reynolds American (RAI)? Using a chart from one of his popular educational videos, our senior trading instructor shows you how to properly label a common Elliott wave pattern.

You Asked. We Answered. (New Video "Mailbag" Episode.)

Updated: December 23, 2016

In our new Elliottwave TV episode that we call "Video Mailbag," you'll hear from two of our global analysts: Global Opportunities Expert Chris Carolan and Chief Commodity Analyst Jeffrey Kennedy.

What Trading Opportunities Does the Wave Principle Identify?

Updated: December 23, 2016

Jeffrey Kennedy talks about how the Elliott Wave Principle helps you identify trade setups.

You Asked. We Answered. (New Video "Mailbag" Episode.)

Updated: December 23, 2016

In our new ElliottwaveTV episode that we call "Video Mailbag," you'll hear from two of our global analysts: Global Opportunities Expert Chris Carolan and Chief Commodity Analyst Jeffrey Kennedy.

Crude Volatility

Updated: December 12, 2016

Our Chief Energy Analyst weighs in on recent volatility in the energy complex and offers you a preview of what he's looking for in 2017.

When Does a Forecast Become a Trade?

Updated: December 7, 2016

Jeffrey Kennedy, the editor of our popular Trader's Classroom educational service, weighs in on how you know when it's time to enter a trade.

When Does a Forecast Become a Trade?

Updated: December 6, 2016

Jeffrey Kennedy weighs in on how you know when it's time to enter a trade.

Simple Yet Powerful Trading Tools

Updated: November 25, 2016

Jeffrey Kennedy gives a trading lesson on how to use trendlines, trend channels, price gaps and other technical tools in conjunction with Elliott wave analysis.

Tips for Trading Options with Elliott Waves

Updated: November 22, 2016

In this new interview, Wayne Gorman, the head of our Educational Resources Department, offers tips and strategies for options traders.

Tips for Trading Options with Elliott Waves

Updated: November 22, 2016

The head of our Educational Resources Department offers tips and strategies for options traders.

Moving Averages Can Identify a Trade

Updated: November 22, 2016

If you trade with Elliott, you may use supporting indicators in your analysis of the markets. Here's a brief lesson that shows you three ways that moving averages can help you determine the market trend.

A Stunning Reversal in the 500-Year Trend Toward Globalization

Updated: November 14, 2016

Socionomist Alan Hall saw the de-globalization trend coming -- before the New York Times began to report on the stagnation of globalization in more recent news. Read more on Alan Hall's 500-year view of globalization, and how it's impacting trade today. 

How to Apply Moving Averages as a Trading Tool

Updated: September 26, 2016

A moving average (MA) is one of the simplest technical tools an analyst or trader can use. In this 6-minute video lesson, Jeffrey Kennedy explores the different types of moving averages and how you can apply them on your charts.

Using Elliott Waves: As Simple As A-B-C

Updated: September 23, 2016

Recognizable patterns unfold in the financial markets. Using Elliott waves, you can learn to identify these patterns and use them to anticipate where prices will go next. Get started with a basic understanding of the Wave Principle.

Analyst Spotlight: Senior Tutorial Instructor Wayne Gorman (Part 2 of 2)

Updated: September 22, 2016

In part 2 of this in-depth interview with Wayne Gorman, he tells you why he approaches the Elliott Wave Principle as a science -- and why that makes analyzing and forecasting the markets more exciting.

Analyst Spotlight: Senior Tutorial Instructor Wayne Gorman (Part 1 of 2)

Updated: September 21, 2016

In part 1 of this in-depth interview with Wayne Gorman, he tells you how he discovered the Wave Principle and explains why "the learning never stops."

How to Quickly Spot Common Fibonacci Ratios on a Chart

Updated: August 12, 2016

Each Elliott wave pattern has its own common Fibonacci relationships between waves. You can use them to set your price targets and determine where the trend should reverse.

A Two-Bar Pattern that Points to Trade Setups

Updated: August 1, 2016

The Popgun is a two-bar pattern composed of an outside bar preceded by an inside bar. It introduces swift, tradable moves in price. Learn how to incorporate this bar pattern into your Elliott wave analysis.

Crude Oil: What to Make of the Bearish Sentiment

Updated: July 27, 2016

Steve Craig, editor of our Energy Pro Service, tells you what to make of the current sentiment picture in oil -- and what he's looking for down the road in crude, natural gas and more.

Case Study: Successfully Forecasting Crude Oil from 2014 to Today

Updated: July 14, 2016

The facts and evidence are clear: When emotions run high, Elliott waves are at their best. Case in point: Crude oil from 2014 to today. See Prechter's mind-boggling chart and forecast for yourself.

High Ho Silver! Prices Surge to 2-Year High

Updated: July 7, 2016

From June 23 to July 4, silver prices exploded upwards, soaring 16% to a two-year high. According to the mainstream experts, the Brexit vote was a main catalyst for the white metal's winning streak. But there's much more to this story that they aren't saying.

GPS vs. Road Map: Which Works Best? (Part 2)

Updated: June 17, 2016

In part two of this essay, our Currency Pro Service editor, Jim Martens, explains how to think of the Elliott Wave Principle as your road map to the market -- and your investment idea as a trip.

Reviewing the Basics of the Elliott Wave Principle: The Triangle

Updated: June 10, 2016

Watch a lesson from Jeffrey Kennedy's Trader's Classroom in which he teaches you the basics of the triangle, a sideways correction, and shows an example in the chart of Pfizer, Inc. (PFE).

Reviewing the Basics of the Elliott Wave Principle: The Zigzag

Updated: May 24, 2016

Watch a lesson from Jeffrey Kennedy's Trader's Classroom. He'll teach you about the basics of the zigzag.

EURUSD: The Fed is NOT Your Friend

Updated: May 20, 2016

On May 3, the EURUSD turned down (i.e. falling euro, rising U.S. dollar) in a powerful reversal to two-month lows on May 20. Turns out, the euro's sell-off was not in the popular, Fed-led script handed out by mainstream analysts. It was, however, in the Elliott wave one.

Analyst or Trader: Which Hat Are You Wearing?

Updated: May 18, 2016

Our Senior Instructor Jeffrey Kennedy explains the importance of knowing the right questions to ask when looking at the market as an analyst vs. a trader.

The 5 Fatal Flaws of Trading

Updated: May 10, 2016

EWI's own Jeffrey Kennedy has identified five fundamental flaws that, in his opinion, stop most traders from being consistently successful.

The Wave Principle + Technical Indicators = High-Confidence Trade Setups

Updated: May 9, 2016

Watch our master instructor Jeffrey Kennedy's tips for taking a "holistic" approach to technical analysis by combining MACD and RSI with Elliott waves.

Tips for Identifying Elliott Waves on Your Charts

Updated: May 4, 2016

Seasoned instructor Jeffrey Kennedy has been teaching the Elliott Wave Principle for more than a decade. Watch his simple tips to help you get started with Elliott waves.

Reviewing the Basics of the Elliott Wave Principle: The Ending Diagonal

Updated: May 3, 2016

Watch a lesson from Jeffrey Kennedy's Trader's Classroom. He'll teach you about the basics of the ending diagonal.

Fascinating Example of Elliott Wave Method at Work

Updated: May 2, 2016

Our Global Opportunities Expert Chris Carolan alerted subscribers to our preferred count in the Japanese Nikkei, but also provided an alternate count. He explains what "tipped him off" to the Bearish decline. Great lesson in the Elliott wave model.

Reviewing the Basics of the Elliott Wave Principle: The Impulse Wave

Updated: April 28, 2016

Watch a lesson from Jeffrey Kennedy's Trader's Classroom. He'll teach you about the basics of the impulse wave.

Basic Tenets of the Elliott Wave Principle

Updated: March 23, 2016

In 1934, Ralph Nelson Elliott discovered that social, or crowd, behavior trends and reverses in recognizable patterns. From this discovery, he developed a rational system of market analysis called the Wave Principle. Here's a quick introduction to the Elliott Wave Principle.

Elliott Wave Analysis Pairs with Fibonacci Perfectly

Updated: March 16, 2016

Using Fibonacci calculations helps you identify high-probability price targets and trade setups. In this new interview with our Senior Instructor Jeffrey Kennedy, you'll learn how Fibonacci pairs perfectly with Elliott wave analysis. Watch now.

Pinpoint Where You're Wrong

Updated: March 15, 2016

The Wave Principle is the only technical analysis tool that lets you know exactly where you're wrong. Our senior instructor Jeffrey Kennedy explains this important benefit of Elliott wave analysis -- watch.

The Top 5 Mistakes Traders And Investors Make

Updated: March 9, 2016

Wondering "What did I do wrong?" Discover if you're making one of these common mistakes.

Do You See a Pattern You Recognize? If Not, Move On

Updated: March 8, 2016

In this video, our senior instructor Jeffrey Kennedy reminds us why trying to force a price chart into a wave pattern is a bad idea.

Gain Trading Confidence by Improving Your Wave Analysis Skills

Updated: December 28, 2015

How do you distinguish between a "good" Elliott wave count and a "bad" wave count? Watch this new video lesson on how to develop good wave counting skills from our Trader's Classroom.

Everyone is Looking for Trading Opportunities -- Here's How to FIND Them

Updated: December 10, 2015

In this 3-minute video, our Senior Currency Strategist Jim Martens shows you several Elliott wave patterns that offer high-confidence trading opportunities.

GPS vs. Road Map: Which Works Best? (Part 1)

Updated: December 8, 2015

The market-forecasting method I employ every day has been around since the 1930s. Yet, it works as well as, if not better than, any new-fangled, expensive, computerized technical analysis package I've seen. My method is a form of technical analysis based on...

Traders and Trendlines: A Match Made in Opportunity Heaven

Updated: November 24, 2015

Trendlines: You may have heard of them. Now, see how effective this simple technical tool can be for identifying high-confidence trade set-ups in real-world financial markets. Examples: gold and O.J.

"We are not quants" -- and Here's Why It Matters

Updated: November 18, 2015

You've probably heard of "quants," or quantitative analysts. You may also know that we've been developing our own AI system we call EWAVES. In this interview, learn what makes EWAVES different.

EWAVES Developer: "We are not quants" -- and Here's Why It Matters

Updated: November 18, 2015

You've probably heard of "quants," or quantitative analysts. You may also know that we've been developing our own AI system we call EWAVES. In this interview, learn what makes EWAVES different.

When You Trade and Invest, Why Use the Wave Principle?

Updated: November 12, 2015

"Most investors follow the actions of others, whether they are on the right side of the market or not. The result is that prices move according to investors' optimism and pessimism. Investors use the news to rationalize their emotional decisions -- and most people lose money." How can you avoid that?

The 3 Phases of a Trader's Education

Updated: November 12, 2015

Most aspiring traders start by picking a trading method. The reality is that they would be better off picking the trading method last. It only sounds counterintuitive -- here's why.

Seeing Fractal Patterns: From the Microscope to the Telescope to the Naked Eye

Updated: October 29, 2015

The Golden Ratio is found everywhere, from nature to human behavior to financial markets. Episode 3 of the Elliott Wave Pillars Series explains this amazing natural phenomenon in greater detail.

How to Set Protective Stops Using the Wave Principle

Updated: October 22, 2015

Our Chief Commodity Analyst Jeffrey Kennedy values the Wave Principle not only as an analytical tool, but also as a real-time trading tool. In this excerpt from the Best of Trader's Classroom eBook, he shows you how the Wave Principle's built-in rules can help you set your protective stops when trading.

The "Personality" of Stock Market Waves

Updated: October 14, 2015

Elliott waves don't merely reflect prices plotted over time. Each wave has its own "personality." Watch this video to learn more about the psychology behind the waves -- and how it affects your investment decisions.

Jeffrey Kennedy on Teaching, Trading, and Technical Analysis

Updated: October 13, 2015

In this interview, Jeffrey Kennedy, editor of Trader's Classroom, talks about his three passions: teaching, trading and technical analysis.

5 Core Elliott Wave Patterns

Updated: October 13, 2015

In this lesson, Jeffrey Kennedy, editor of Trader's Classroom, "gets back to basics" and reviews the 5 core Elliott wave patterns: Impulse Waves, Ending Diagonals, Zigzags, Flats and Triangles.

Why Weaker Euro Has Little to Do with "Negative Inflation"

Updated: October 1, 2015

Blaming the euro weakness on "negative inflation" -- or, deflation, if you call a spade a spade -- is a logical choice. After all, the euro did get weaker after the report. However, if you look at these EURUSD charts, you'll see that this weakness started days ago.

How to Build Consistent Trading Success

Updated: July 29, 2015

Why do some traders jump in too early and take positions when an Elliott wave pattern demonstrates only one or two of the necessary traits? Find the answer -- and the solution -- with a quick lesson from our Trader's Classroom editor, Jeffrey Kennedy.

How to Use the Stochastic Oscillator

Updated: July 27, 2015

Watch an 11-minute lesson from Jeffrey Kennedy's Trader's Classroom to learn how you can use the stochastic oscillator in your analysis and trading.

So You Want to Learn Elliott Wave Analysis?

Updated: July 15, 2015

Learning how to apply Elliott wave analysis in your own investing or trading? Hear these tips from a Wall Street veteran who's been personally using Elliott waves since the 1980s.

Which Technical Indicators Work Well with Elliott Wave Analysis?

Updated: June 3, 2015

Learn how the rules and guidelines of the Wave Principle help traders identify exactly when they're wrong and about the strengths of technical tools that Jeffrey Kennedy, our Senior Tutorial Instructor, uses himself.

"Why I Like a Practical Approach to Trading"

Updated: May 15, 2015

European Financial Forecast editor, Brian Whitmer, tells you why financial bubbles occur so regularly -- and what he means by a "practical approach to trading."

The 2 Most Important Keys to Successful Trading

Updated: April 17, 2015

Avoid two common trading pitfalls: educate yourself with a valuable lesson from one of our senior tutorial instructors, Jeffrey Kennedy.

FAQ: What time frame is best for using Elliott wave analysis?

Updated: March 29, 2015

We often get asked "What time frame is best for using Elliott wave analysis?" In this 2-minute clip, Senior Analyst Jeffrey Kennedy answers that very questions.

FAQ: How Can The Elliott Wave Principle Improve My Trading?

Updated: March 28, 2015

Answer: Every trader, every analyst and every technician has favorite techniques to use when trading. But where traditional technical studies fall short, the Wave Principle kicks in to show high-confidence price targets.

FAQ: What are Moving Averages and how can I use them to spot trading opportunities?

Updated: March 28, 2015

Answer: A Moving Average is simply the average value of data over a specified time period. ...

How a Simple Line Can Improve Your Trading Success

Updated: December 24, 2014

"How to draw a trendline" is one of the first things people learn when they study technical analysis. Typically, they quickly move on to more advanced topics and too often discard this simplest of all technical tools.

How a Key Reversal Bar Pattern Can Alert You to a Potential Trade

Updated: September 11, 2014

Too often, people take a ready-fire-aim approach to trading. That's, obviously, backwards. Today, Jeffrey Kennedy shows you how to take aim but wait before you pull the trigger. Watch.

How to Identify and Trade an Ending Diagonal

Updated: September 5, 2014

Senior Analyst Jeffrey Kennedy shows you how to identify and trade an ending diagonal in the chart of Union Pacific (UNP)

How to Apply Japanese Candlestick Analysis to Find Trading Opportunities

Updated: September 3, 2014

You don't need years of experience to find a high-confidence trade setup. Here's how to apply a few popular Japanese candlestick patterns and a simple moving average to accomplish that task. Watch...

How to Spot and Trade a Head & Shoulders Pattern

Updated: August 26, 2014

Edwards and Magee popularized "Head & Shoulders" price patterns in their Technical Analysis of Stock Trends. Watch our Senior Analyst Jeffrey Kennedy explain how to properly use this powerful reversal pattern. 

When Does a Trade Setup Become an Actionable Trade?

Updated: August 22, 2014

EWI's Senior Analyst Jeffrey Kennedy is one of our most popular trading instructors. In this series, Jeffrey shows you ways to spot trading opportunities using wave analysis and other technical analysis methods. Today he addresses the important question: "When does a wave count become a trade?"

2 Examples of the Forecasting Ability of the Wave Principle

Updated: January 23, 2014

Some people think the Wave Principle is complicated. But, in reality, all you need to know to find trading opportunities are the five core patterns. What is most important to understand about the Wave Principle is that each wave pattern implies a path for future price movement.

Triangles Offer Traders Important Forecasting Information

Updated: December 18, 2013

EWI analyst Jeffrey Kennedy explains why triangles offer traders important forecasting information. Take a look at a chart that shows a real-world example of the triangle price pattern, and read Jeffrey's comments.

Spot High-Confidence Trading Opportunities Using Moving Averages

Updated: November 18, 2013

The moving average is a technical indicator which has stood the test of time. EWI Senior Analyst Jeffrey Kennedy shows you how to spot high-confidence trading opportunities using moving averages. Two charts provide examples.

What is the Reverse Fibonacci Method?

Updated: September 12, 2013

Enhance your analysis with a technique that has "stood the test of time by consistently providing high-probability objectives for developing waves..."
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