Wyckoff Fundamentals: Assessing Markets from a Wyckoff Perspective
Thursday, August 26, 2021 14:30 MDT » 16:30 EDT
Our guest for Thursday, August 26th will be Dr. Gary Dayton. Gary will present the application of Wyckoff principles and assessment on a variety of stocks and commodities.
Gary will briefly discuss the background/history of Wyckoff and why the method continues to provide robust analysis of modern markets. He will then discuss the fundamental Wyckoff principles that frame every successful trade: supply & demand, effort & result, cause & effect.
During his presentation, Dr. Gary will highlight the following:
- Background conditions and overall market structure
- Potential cause (point & figure)
- Signs of strength or signs of weakness
- Wyckoff principles at significant turning points in the period of analysis
Tests, no demand, clustered closes, supply coming in, bag-holding, capping the market/end of rising market, trend strength, springs, upthrusts, key reversal, hidden upthrusts, changes of behavior, and other key principles, as appropriate.
- As the presentation comes to a close, Dr. Gary will highlight 2-3 current markets and offer his analysis of what we can anticipate next.
Participants will learn the essentials of the Wyckoff Method and how to apply the method bar-by-bar as the markets unfold.
Dr. Gary Dayton stands apart as a trading psychologist in his use of the Mindfulness-Acceptance-Commitment approach to peak performance, a model of human behavior based on cutting-edge psychological research. He is the author of Trade Mindfully: Achieve Your Optimum Trading Performance with Mindfulness and Cutting Edge Psychology, published by Wiley Trading Series in January 2015. In Trade Mindfully, Dr. Dayton integrates mindfulness and sport psychology to show traders how to overcome fear and other difficult emotions, keep attention on what really matters in a trade, and how to systematically develop their mental and technical trading skills to enhance their trading performance.
Dr. Dayton is a trading psychologist, trader and trading educator. He is an expert in the Wyckoff Method of analysis and chart reading in which the technical aspects of the market are read with price bars and volume. Dr. Dayton teaches traders mindfulness and other cutting-edge mental skills at TradingPsychologyEdge.com. He also teaches advanced trading skills through "Deep Practice" - a weekly on-line training where traders elevate their chart reading and psychological trading skills.
Dr. Dayton is a licensed psychologist in Connecticut and New York and holds a doctorate in clinical psychology and a certificate in human performance/sport psychology from Rutgers University, Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology. He is President of Peak Psychology, Inc., a consulting firm that specializes in developing peak performance in traders. Dr. Dayton's website is www.TradingPsychologyEdge.com.
List of Clients and Speaking Engagements
The following is a partial list of Dr. Dayton's clients and recent presentations:
Las Vegas, Dallas, and New York Expos
Topics: Fear no longer: How to finally take control of the mental side of the game
Reading the market bar-by-bar: Market understanding without Indicators for a true trading edge
Articles for Expo Resource Directories: Using price and volume to identify accumulation
Seven steps to becoming a great trader
Trading psychology: How to overcome fear following heavy losses
MoneyShow.com Video Network
Mindfulness and trading
Traders can get into 'the zone,' too
Four mental keys for better trading
Why all traders should keep a journal
Stress reduction tips for traders
Tame your trading ego
Push your trading to the limit
Easy ways to sabotage your trading
Denver Trading Forum (with Jack Schwager, Steve Nison, and others)
Topic: Mastering the Wyckoff Method: Simple ways to leverage market response
(Presentation was also released as a DVD by Traders' Library)
Denver Trading Group
"Continuing Education for Traders Series" - Denver
Topics: Wyckoff in the modern markets
Taking the fear out of trading
Association for Technical Analysis - Dallas
"AFTA Special Trading Workshop"
"AFTA Masters Weekend" (with Linda Raschke and Hank Pruden, Ph.D).
Topics: Market structure bar-by-bar
Turning fear into profits
Specifying trade setups: Wyckoff springs & upthrusts
Interview (with Drs. Brett Steenbarger and Doug Hirschorn):
How to overcome the fear of pulling the trigger on a trade
Webinar: Fear no longer: How to finally take control of the mental side of the game
Stocks, Futures and Options Magazine
Topics: Fear not: A mindful perspective for traders
Essentials of a professional trading plan
Take control of your trading: Focus on high-value actions
Reading the market by its own action: The Wyckoff Method
TradeGuider Systems, Ltd.
"VSA Summit" - San Francisco
"Traders' Boot Camp" - Chicago
"Wyckoff Rediscovered" - West Palm Beach, Florida
"International Wyckoff Road Show" - London, Chicago, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur & Sidney
VSA Club - various webinars
Topics: Constructing a professional trading plan
Finding trades with Wyckoff & VSA principles
Case study of Goldman Sachs
A Wyckoff/VSA assessment of the S&P 500 since the March 2009 Low
Trading psychology for VSA traders
Building trader confidence & minimizing fear
Wyckoff in the modern markets
VSA Club Live Trading Room: Live trading S&P e-mini futures
Webinar: Essentials of a professional trading plan
LTG Trading, Inc.
"Wyckoff Live!" conferences - Ft. Lauderdale, Florida & Chicago
Topics: Developing a trading psychology edge
The psychological development of the trader
DTG website subscribers can watch the recordings of our next webinar and prior DTG presentations at their convenience.
You must still register for each webinar IF you want to watch it live.
Amount of historical data varies from 30 days to 14 years depending on the membership you choose.