Candy Schaap

Candy Schaap and husband, Dr. Charles B. Schaap, are a trading team. He is the author of "ADXcellence - Power Trend Strategies" (2006) and "Invest With Succes"(2008). Candy started her career hedging futures for a large corporation and has 25 years of trading experience in futures, options, stocks and bonds. She does consulting, lecturing and writes financial articles. She publishes the ADXcellence Trade Letter and mentors the TraderDoc "Loot Camp".

  1. Trading Strategy

    ADX: The Trend Strength Indicator

    The average directional index (ADX) can lead traders to reduced risk and increase profit potential.
  2. Trading Strategy

    Divergence: The Trade Most Profitable

    Comparing price swings helps traders gain insight into price momentum.
  3. Asset Allocation

    10 Tips To Clear Your Portfolio's Dead Weight

    Clear the dead weight from your office, your portfolio and your mind to make room for profits.
  4. Trading Strategy

    The Stock Cycle: What Goes Up Must Come Down

    Stock prices seem random, but there are repeating cycles. Learn to take advantage.
  5. Financial Analysis

    Tales From The Trenches: Perfectly Negative Profitability

    Use correlations to profit when two specific instruments move in opposite directions.
  6. Trading Strategy

    Price Pivots Circle Big Profits

    Reading pivots will help you spot trends and use them to your advantage.
  7. Trading Strategy

    DMI Points The Way To Profits

    The directional movement index tells you whether to go long, short or stand aside.
  8. Commodities

    The Midas Touch For Gold Investors

    Find some golden opportunities by investing in gold commodities or futures contracts.