Shaun Downey

Cable: A Long-Term Strategic View

Sep 11, 2015

When we step back for a moment to see what price action is telling us in the higher time frames, the fractal nature of markets is revealed and a much clearer picture can be garnered as to what may be driving movements at major levels in the... more

A Major Bottom in the Months Ahead for Silver?

Jul 15, 2015

Trend analysis via Step Theory reveals extremes that are rarely breached in any time frame. Below, the green and red studies are tracking uptrends and downtrends in 120-minute time frames. There are two occasions where the uptrend ends around... more

Moving Linear Regression Lines

Nov 11, 2011

Moving Linear Regression lines are my preferred method for tracking a trend, especially on low time frame charts such as Constant Volume Bars or TFlow®. Regression lines have specific properties that allow them to track the trend however shallow... more

TFlow and DOMTracker, Part 3: Redefining Data

Jul 21, 2011

A key advantage of TFlow® charts is their ability to build data based on activity. This allows for sensitivity without lag. It also allows for traditional analysis, such as trend lines, to be utilised in a unique way that is not visible... more

Qualifying Fibonacci: Smoothed TFlow, DOMTracker, and Limits of Volume

Jul 15, 2011

Analysis of TFlow® volume and the DOMTracker reveals that each market has its own dynamics and limits. When these limits are reached, exhaustion and major turning points can occur. Smoothed TFlow differs from the normal aggregation in that it... more

TFlow and DOMTracker, Part 2: Targeting Specific Times of Day to Trade

Jul 06, 2011

The escalating prevalence in futures of algos and automatic volume-based trading means that it is possible to join the crowd and concentrate on certain methods for specific times of day. My time to trade is severely limited, so it is necessary to... more

TFlow and DOMTracker, Part 1: Their Uses in Spread Trading

Jul 01, 2011

Here, I am going to go through some specific techniques for using TFlow® in spread trading. Certain spreads, such as Heating Oil against Crude, lend themselves to sustained trends. TFlow, in combination with the DOMTracker, can be used to... more