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Articles on financial astrology and excerpts from published books.

Posted by in Articles on January 01, 2007 .

featured in AstroTalk April 2001- by Matrix Software

CF: You have had such a long and distinguished history in astrology that I hardly know where I would begin. I don't doubt that I'll be covering some old territory, which lots of people know about, but here goes. As someone who holds office in a worldwide astrology association (ISAR), is actively involved with many astrological associations, and whose business puts them in touch with currents in the "non-astrological" world, I would first off like to know what you think about how healthy the astrological community is today, where you think it is going, and where you think it should be...

Posted by in Articles on January 01, 2007 .
Written by Raymond Merriman   

excerpt from The Ultimate Book on Stock Market Timing Vol I: Cycles and Patterns in the Indexes

The division between investors and traders carries over into "market (or investment) philosophy." Another generalization that depicts the difference between these two camps surrounds the issue of "market timing." To the trader, timing is everything. To the investor, the trend is your friend. To the long-term investor, buy and hold is the only sane approach to profiting in the stock market. The later group places absolutely no value upon trying to time stock market turns, or...

Posted by in Articles on January 01, 2007 .
Written by Raymond Merriman   

The following represent terms that are oftentimes used in the MMA Cycles Reports, SOS Stock Market Cycles Reports, and MMA's daily and weekly commentaries.

Terms  Cycle: A measurable phenomenon which occurs consistently at regular intervals of time. In markets, cycles are measured from trough (low) to low. Trough: a low in price. Crest: a high in price. Isolated Low: a price which is lower than the low of the day before and the low of the day after. Every cycle trough is an isolated low. Exception can be if two days have the...

Posted by in Articles on January 01, 2007 .

Written by Raymond Merriman   

Geocosmic Critical Reversal Dates, Cycles, Trends and Forecasting Critical Reversal Dates In every MMA Cycles Report, there is always a section titled Critical Reversal Dates. It then states, “Look for cycle turns in many markets within three trading days of the forthcoming critical reversal dates.” And then it lists various dates, with one, two, or three stars following that date. The number of stars refers to its historical consistency to primary cycles. The dates themselves are midpoints in time between the first and last signature of a “cluster”...