Disclaimer vii Table Explanation ix Acknowledgments xi Chapter 1 Market Edges 1 Chapter 2 Short-Term Highs and Short-Term Lows 7 Chapter 3 Higher Highs and Lower Lows 25 Chapter 4 Up Days in a Row versus Down Days in a Row 43 Chapter 5 Market Breadth 65 Chapter 6 Volume 83 Chapter 7 Large Moves 93 Chapter 8 New 52-Week Highs, New 52-Week Lows 105 Chapter 9 Put/Call Ratio 117 Chapter 10 Volatility Index (VIX) 127 Chapter 11 The Two-Period RSI Indicator 147 Chapter 12 Historical Volatility 157 Chapter 13 Creating a Sample Strategy from This Research 159 Chapter 14 Applying the Information in This Book 163 About the Authors 167 Index 169
Laurence A. Connors is Managing Partner of LCA Capital, an asset management firm, and Connors Research, a financial markets research company. Connors has more than thirty years of experience working in the financial markets industry, is a best-selling author, and has been featured and quoted in numerous news outlets, including the Wall Street Journal , the New York Times , and Barron's . Cesar Alvarez is the Director of Research for Connors Research . Alvarez has been at the forefront of stock market research for years, and has developed a number of successful trading systems now used by investors and fund managers around the world.
"Those who want to improve their trading of the markets in the very short run would benefit from this book." ( Seeking Alpha , March 21st, 2012)