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This is the former Raging Bull "Short Term Trading Using TA (Technical Analysis) Member Forum " moved to IHUB.

*Board Mission Statement: the following is the mission statement of this board (adopted from sister [RB] board):

To provide an environment within which traders can exchange information and research using Technical Analysis for short term trading, and to keep this environment friendly and courteous at all times, so that all are treated equally whatever their level of knowledge.

In order to maintain these objectives The Board Founders have established the following rules:

1) No member will ever insult, taunt or berate any other member. Nor will any member use sarcastic language when referring to another member or his posts.
2) All opinions must be accompanied by the rationale behind those opinions.
3) All members will maintain an attitude of humility (no matter how knowledgeable they may be) in keeping with the fact that they too are here to learn.
4) All members who find they are able to help another member will do so.

Failure to follow these rules and maintain the spirit of the board could/will result in an immediate 30-day suspension of posting rights (aside from this one, warnings may not be issued). Furthermore, the suspended member needs to contact the founders if he/she wants to have his/her posting right restored (by emailing This board is monitored by an Ihub administrator as well who will enforce IHUBs rules of service, be aware of them.

The two primary T/A Methods used by the Board Members are Elliot Waves and Hurst Cycles. Here are brief introductions to both methods, as well as relevant books/courses:
Elliot Waves Resources:
Introduction to Elliot Waves:

Another brief intro to Ewaves:
"Elliot Wave Principle" by Frost & Prechter:
Nominal Elliot Wave Model: 5 Waves in primary direction ("impulsive"/"motive" waves 1, 2, 3, 4, 5), and 3 Waves in opposite direction ("corrective" waves a, b, c)

For a better understanding of the Elliott Wave Principle I suggest you purchase "Elliott Wave Principle" by Frost and Prechter

(Hurst) Cycles Resources:
Introduction to Cycles Part 1:://
Introduction to Cycles Part 2:

"The Profit Magic of Stock Transaction Timing" by J.M. Hurst:  "The Profit Magic of Stock Transaction Timing" by J.M. Hurst"-- I paid 19.99 on ...
."J.M. Hurst Cycles Trading and Training Course" by J.M. Hurst:
Nominal Hurst Cyclical Model (in trading days): 3-3.5 day, 6-7 day, 12-14 day, 5 week, 10 week, 20 week, 40 week (9 month), 80 week (18 month), 4-4.5 year Cycle


Any member wishing to communicate with the founders may do so by either posting to the board or Emailing
This message board has a mission statement that Mr. Bob Chonski, "Airedale88", was a perfect example of. He
willingly shared his analysis and expertise on Hurst Cycles with all comers. Airedale unexpectedly passed away Saturday,
March 22, 2008 and we dedicate this board to his memory. He will be missed.


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#49240   Getting the Fri pop, unlikely to go far jglider 03/16/18 10:17:17 AM
#49239   GLD appears to be breaking down, with obj Oddlot 03/15/18 10:42:44 AM
#49238   Counts are off by 1-2 days, I think. jglider 03/14/18 11:23:24 AM
#49237   Hey Chuck, jglider 03/13/18 07:56:15 PM
#49236   I may be getting old and senile, or Chuck703VA 03/13/18 04:18:30 PM
#49235   Thur/Fri. looks key jglider 03/13/18 03:10:13 PM
#49234   Filled Buy to Open 1 SPY Mar 21 BlissBull 03/09/18 09:35:10 AM
#49233   Mid march was important to me. This is jglider 03/09/18 09:15:30 AM
#49232   Kwave alternate start date gives 2022-2023 as endpoint target. Oddlot 03/04/18 03:06:10 PM
#49231   K-Wave addendum Oddlot 03/04/18 01:42:31 PM
#49230   Kondriatev wave 52-53yrs Oddlot 03/04/18 01:24:24 PM
#49229   Filled Buy to Open 90 SPY Mar 02 BlissBull 03/01/18 02:24:47 PM
#49228   There are a lot of things suggesting mid jglider 02/28/18 10:14:21 PM
#49227   Figured late this week would be a hoot. jglider 02/28/18 09:59:46 PM
#49226   Filled Buy to Open 4 SPY Mar 02 BlissBull 02/27/18 12:50:16 PM
#49225   Prior post implies precision of timing which is Oddlot 02/26/18 12:15:48 AM
#49224   Potential cyclic top 7/30/18 Oddlot 02/25/18 02:40:38 PM
#49223   and a 2 day pop from the splat. jglider 02/23/18 03:19:40 PM
#49222   splat, jglider 02/21/18 04:20:02 PM
#49221   SPX projection ultimate top: Oddlot 02/21/18 01:30:59 PM
#49220   Whole market looks like it wants to come jglider 02/21/18 01:17:08 PM
#49219   Energy plays coming back into the zone. Grabbed jglider 02/20/18 06:56:00 PM
#49218   Looks like utilities coming back in play soon. jglider 02/14/18 09:55:25 PM
#49217   Nice pop from last weeks drop. We might jglider 02/14/18 08:12:11 PM
#49216   Filled Buy to Open 3 SPY Feb 16 BlissBull 02/08/18 04:08:49 PM
#49215   As of tonight 3 months of upside lost jglider 02/05/18 09:41:58 PM
#49214   Filled Sell to Close 1 SPY Feb 07 BlissBull 02/05/18 03:27:50 PM
#49213   Filled Buy to Open 1 SPY Feb 07 BlissBull 01/31/18 10:12:49 AM
#49212   Did the bears give up? Many thought the jglider 01/24/18 10:21:40 AM
#49211   getting deeper in the buck, not a full jglider 01/23/18 09:33:30 PM
#49210   easing into the buck, not a big play jglider 01/22/18 03:38:50 PM
#49209   An interesting spike, my cycles arent in alingnment jglider 01/22/18 10:21:32 AM
#49208   Was looking at mid Jan as important, doing jglider 01/16/18 12:02:58 AM
#49207   Starting to warm up to the dollar jglider 01/11/18 08:37:52 PM
#49206   Re GLD, UUP: now long UUP 24.07 on Oddlot 01/09/18 09:35:23 AM
#49205   Re UUP, GLD: short GLD on stop at Oddlot 01/09/18 04:50:54 AM
#49204   Re UUP GLD: buy UUP on stop Oddlot 01/08/18 03:53:01 AM
#49203   DNR - I'm not confident making an accurate techcharter 01/06/18 03:56:34 PM
#49202   Utilities might be offering a trade. jglider 01/05/18 03:29:29 PM
#49201   Re SPY, UUP: both are grossly extended, Oddlot 01/05/18 12:02:49 PM
#49200   Re SPY, SPX: further review gives credible Oddlot 01/04/18 11:56:27 PM
#49199   Nice pop, now a pullback or consolidation, mid jglider 01/04/18 10:26:20 PM
#49198   OT: Jerome Grantham has an interesting article re Oddlot 01/04/18 02:03:28 PM
#49197   Re SPY: next tentative target area 295. Oddlot 01/04/18 02:01:04 PM
#49196   Charts would look better, from my thinking if jglider 12/29/17 03:04:15 PM
#49195   Techcharter....would you give me a wave count on lexus300 12/29/17 01:43:47 PM
#49194   SPX - On alert for next big move techcharter 12/29/17 08:13:35 AM
#49193   Mid Jan looks important jglider 12/28/17 07:37:35 PM
#49192   Bitcoin triangle still in play. techcharter 12/27/17 05:34:12 PM
#49191   Playing with the energy stocks has been a jglider 12/26/17 11:01:40 PM