Mastering the Donchian Channel

The Donchian channel is by far one of the most widely used indicators used in technical trading systems today, and having said this, is one of the most effective you will come to find in your arsenal of tools – especially if you find yourself working on larger, well-trending markets. Donchian Channels Explained This market […]

Volatility and the Donchian Channel

Understanding and predicting the volatility of the market is a large portion of the job of a trader. Prediction of the way in which money will move, however, is a little like predicting just how much sugar will actually appear in every wad of cotton candy spun by hand at the local fairgrounds. You can […]

Richard Donchian and Futures Trading

For anyone involved in futures trading, Richard Donchian is viewed as the high guru.  A Connecticut-born Yale graduate with a degree in Economics, he went on to become a trader specializing in commodities and futures.  Mr. Donchian brought mutual funds out into the wider trading sphere, and developed a system for timing trends in futures […]

The Secret To The Donchian System For Fast Profits

Richard Donchian was a futures trader, that’s acknowledged with creating the popular Donchian Channel Indicator. Richard Donchian is recognized as the father of trend following. The Donchian Channel is formed by taking the highest high of x length of time, and the lowest low of the same x number of days, then marking the region […]

Donchian Strategy

Richard Donchian is referred to as the grandfather of trend trading. His initial trend following concepts make up the base for all trend following achievement which has followed. The original Donchian strategy included the application of a moving average for the entry and exit indicator part of his program. Richard Donchian made use of the […]