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Cory Mitchell

Benzinga Contributor

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Cory Mitchell is a proprietary trader specializing in short- to medium-term technical strategies. He is the founder of http://vantagepointtrading.com, a website dedicated to free trader education and discussion. Graduating with a business degree, Mitchell has been trading multiple markets professionally and educating traders since 2005. He is widely published and a member of the Canadian Society of Technical Analysts and the Market Technicians Association.
November 21, 2011 6:39 AM
Since hitting a five-year low on August 9th (0.7067), the USD/CHF has undergone a sharp rally, currently trading at 0.9199 – a 30% gain in a little ...
November 18, 2011 5:10 AM
The S&P 500 (SPX) broke out of its recent pennant formation on Thursday, plunging 20.78 points (1.7%) to 1,216.12. Pennants are classified as “c ...
November 16, 2011 7:06 AM
In a volatile trading environment, finding high performance stocks can sometimes prove to be difficult a difficult task. No matter what seems to be go ...
November 15, 2011 5:40 AM
Since going public on May 19, shares of LinkedIn (NASDAQ: LNKD) have undergone huge price swings, indicating that investors are not quite sure how to ...
November 11, 2011 5:33 AM
On Thursday, shares of Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) dropped $10.06 (2.5%) to close at $385.22. The decline, which may seem insignificant to some, led the stoc ...
November 10, 2011 3:32 PM
Since October 21, the GBP/USD (British Pound and U.S. Dollar) has been battling within a range of 1.58757 (November 3rd) and 1.61651 (October 30). The ...
November 10, 2011 4:19 AM
Over the past 52-weeks, Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS) has gone from a 52-week high of $174.36 (January 18th), to a 52-week low of $84.27 (October 4th), to ...
November 09, 2011 3:23 AM
The US dollar and South African Rand (USD/ZAR) has been an extremely volatile pair over the past month. That volatility may be set to spike even highe ...
November 07, 2011 5:33 AM
The AUD/USD has been a busy pair since mid-March of this year, covering 1,693 pips (1.1080 to 0.9387) in that time. As the six month daily chart belo ...
November 04, 2011 5:14 AM
After experiencing a one-year downtrend, which ultimately culminated with a capitulation bottom ($0.7067 – August 9th, 2011), the USD/CHF has been o ...
November 02, 2011 3:27 PM
When the Bank of Japan (BOJ) intervened on Monday, the EUR/JPY exploded, moving all the way up to 111.56 – an immediate move of 420 pips! That sen ...
November 01, 2011 3:24 PM
Mid-September through mid-October proved to be an extremely volatile period for the USD/CAD, as the pair broke its long-term downtrend and moved aggre ...
November 01, 2011 12:13 PM
There have been many egregious acts that have taken place throughout the history of the stock market – price manipulation, insider trading, ponzi sc ...
October 31, 2011 2:02 PM
Japan made waves in the international currencies market on Monday in an attempt to sink the value of the Yen. The Bank of Japan has attempted to stifl ...
October 31, 2011 4:52 AM
The EUR/USD has recently rebounded after steadily falling throughout September. In early October, the EUR/USD made a low of $1.3146 and has undergone ...
October 28, 2011 3:40 PM
This weekend marks the 82nd anniversary of the greatest stock market crash in American history. Given the recent market struggles (which seem miniscul ...
October 27, 2011 1:05 PM
There are several mistakes which are very common amongst struggling traders. By knowing what these mistakes are and taking a more suitable course of a ...