Dick Arms

 

Arms is a renowned stock market technician. He invented the Arms Index (often referred to as the TRIN), which has become a mainstay of market analysis, appearing daily in The Wall Street Journal and weekly in Barron's. Arms also developed the widely used technical method Equivolume Charting. Since 1996, Arms has been publishing the Arms Advisory newsletter for money managers and financial institutions. He also has authored five books, including Stop and Make Money: How to Profit in the Stock Market Using Volume and Stop Orders, Profits in Volume and Trading Without Fear, and has been honored with the Market Technicians' Award for Lifetime Contribution to Technical Analysis. Earlier in his career, he was a retail broker for 15 years at E.F. Hutton and, later, managed an institutional portfolio with assets of about $150 million.

Recent Articles By The Author

Market Pullback Is Way Past Due

Market Pullback Is Way Past Due

Was reaction to Italy referendum a swing-and-miss for investors?

Don't Be the Last One to Exit This Market

Don't Be the Last One to Exit This Market

There's a pullback coming, and Amazon and Walmart are prime examples.

The Pullback May Be Starting

The Pullback May Be Starting

Traders should be looking on the short side of this market.

Crowd Mentality Can Drive Markets

Crowd Mentality Can Drive Markets

Amid the Trump rally, charts continue to show narrow trading ranges, albeit to the upside.

Arms Index Signals Market Overbought

Arms Index Signals Market Overbought

The VIX is indicating too much complacency, so it's time to be cautious.