Entries by Peter Brandt

Gold Trendline – Bogus or Bullish?

I want to present two perspectives of the “Trendline” as a classical chart configuration – the first perspective through the lens of Robert Edwards and John Magee (“Technical Analysis of Stock Trends”) and the second perspective through my experience trading chart patterns for nearly 40 years.

RealVision Video Series with Peter Brandt – Five Episodes

RealVision produced a wonderful video series about my life as a trader, I hope you enjoy it. It was a joy to work with the fantastic team at RealVision. My thanks goes out to the entire RealVisionTV team for their hard work and dedication to this project.
Peter

 

CHARTING MASTERCLASSES FROM A TRADING LEGEND

Peter Brandt is a classical chartist and has been a trading legend in the foreign exchange and futures markets since 1975. In this exclusive five-part series, Peter shares his knowledge and the framework he has developed to trade successfully with chart-based analysis.

 

EPISODE ONE – A LIFE IN CHARTS

In Episode 1, Peter takes Raoul Pal through his fascinating life story, from how he discovered charts and the importance of risk management to the mentality of markets and what they can teach you about yourself.

 

EPISODE TWO – RISK MANAGEMENT

Charting Masterclasses from a Trading Legend continues with Episode 2 as Peter Brandt outlines the backbone of his trading philosophy and what keeps him in the game – Risk Management. In this episode, Peter spells out the ratios and rules he has lived by throughout a 40-plus year career trading commodity futures markets and the principles that guide him as a classical chartist.

 

EPISODE THREE – CLASSICAL CHARTING & TECHNICAL ANALYSIS

Peter Brandt delves into the world of classical charting and technical analysis. Peter explains what charts can tell you and importantly what they can’t, with a lesson on the major pattern formations he looks for and the crucial ability to spot false breakouts. There’s also a number of practical examples of how price trend action has followed chart patterns in some of the major commodity and foreign exchange markets.

 

EPISODE FOUR – THE HUMAN ELEMENT

Peter Brandt examines the often ignored but crucial human element of trading, which plays such an important role in market speculation. Peter says, "If you want to really know yourself, become a trader." Watch as he isolates the impact of emotions and how to manage them to give traders an edge.

 

EPISODE FIVE – THE PROCESS OF TRADING

Our exclusive series chronicling the life and career of classical chartist and trading legend Peter Brandt concludes with Episode 5 – The Process of Trading. In this episode, Peter breaks down the “dead serious” business of trading, running through his process every step of the way in a typical week at Factor Trading. It’s a process that has been enduringly successful with a track record of 40% returns over a 40-plus year career.

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