Firstly, this month's eNews email includes some useful information about breakouts
on price charts, and some details about how to use BullCharts
to spot the breakouts
So it is being sent to our BullCharts contacts as well as the Toolbox
Members. And this material complements the article I wrote for
publication in the August edition of the ASX Investor Update
newsletter, to be published second Tuesday in August (see my June contribution here
). More details on the topic of breakouts
are included below.
Last month in this monthly eNews update
I wrote about share market Risk and Money Management
, in conjunction with my presentation to the July meeting of the ATAA Melbourne Chapter
July meeting on a closely related topic - Trade Planning (and rather
similar to the trading workshop we did at the May meeting of the
BullCharts User Group in Oakleigh, Melbourne). In case you missed any of
that you can see last month's eNews email and links in the eNews Archive
, and the slides from the ATAA "Follow My Trade" trading workshop presentation are in the Slides section of the Toolbox
remember, anything mentioned here, and in the referred eBook Articles,
is for general education only, and is not advice of any sort.
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Please read on....
About the eNews emails...
Just a short note to the recently new Toolbox Members:- These eNews
emails always go to Toolbox Members (a part of the Toolbox service),
and to the people who have registered to receive occasional
information about the Share Market. This is a monthly email with some
pointers and tips on focused topics - see a quick intro to the eNews emails
. They often include references to specific eBook Articles
in my Share Market Toolbox
, as well as key web pages in the free area of the Toolbox (eg. on the extensive Share Market web page
I have been writing the eBook Articles since October 2008 - that's now
almost four years, and these eNews emails help you to navigate to
related and useful information each month.
This month's focus:
|Lynas breakout 2010|
This month's eNews focus is on the
topic of breakouts
such as the one on Lynas in June 2010 (click on the image at right for a
larger version). This includes a discussion of the underlying
psychology, why breakouts
occur, and how to spot them before
they happen. The basic content of this material is being published by
the ASX in the August 2012 edition of the Investor Update monthly newsletter
(the second Tuesday of the month). And there is a new eBook Article on
using BullCharts software features to identify breakouts.
More details on all of these topics are below, so please read on...
Recent monthly focus topics
Since starting this new format
for the monthly eNews email in December 2010, I have accumulated many
topic-specific discussions. Rather than list them all here (as I had
been doing), it is best to refer to the latest detailed list in the eNews email archive in the Toolbox.
Breakouts - the details and links...
I have put up a brand new Breakouts web page
with some introductory information, and links to more details including all of the below (see the Breakouts web page
for the links):
- The August 2012 edition of the ASX Investor Update newsletter has not yet been published, but
will be available from this page in the Toolbox.
- Article ST-6130, "Breakouts - Introduction" - is updated.
- Article TA-3900, "Breakouts - Case Study samples"
- a brand new eBook Article which was the basis of the ASX newsletter
material, but with more details (including a brief discussion on Volume
Moving Average - VMA).
- Article BC-26-500, "Breakout tools in BullCharts"
- a new 6-page eBook Article explaining the chart tools, BullCharts
scans, and indicators for use in looking for and identifying breakouts.
are now a total of 122 Articles in this collection of eBook Articles - a
total of 531 pages of information! You can see the Master List of all Articles here (recently new or updated ones are highlighted), and the Detailed Topic Index here.
Don't forget to see the updated Table of Contents pages for all articles (see links in the side-bar at right).
eBook (PDF) Articles - Summary
Over the last three years I have accumulated quite a collection of eBook (PDF) Articles
on three subject areas - Share Trading/Investing, Technical Analysis
and BullCharts software (actually more than 500 pages of material
in more than 115 articles). These Articles are invaluable for both new
and experienced investors and traders. I am now writing brief monthly
notes in this eNews email to highlight specific Articles on targeted
topics. I am also writing new Articles and updating existing ones as
For more information see:
Article front pages
For any new readers of my Toolbox eBook Articles, there are some useful introductory Articles including an Introduction and an Overview Article for each of the three subject areas. You can see them here:
- Share Trading / Investing:
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Until next month,
happy investing or trading,
Robert B. Brain
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