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

Go Far Away From the Complacent Crowd

Go Far Away From the Complacent Crowd

Longer-term implications of the VIX chart are disturbing.

Hearing Echoes of a Big Market Drop

Hearing Echoes of a Big Market Drop

Similarities to a 2-year bear market caused by the 'Nifty Fifty' are making me nervous.

2 Days Could Be a Sign of Trouble

2 Days Could Be a Sign of Trouble

Split between the Dow and Nasdaq is reminiscent of the dark days of 1973.

2 Days Could Be a Sign of Trouble

2 Days Could Be a Sign of Trouble

Split between the Dow and Nasdaq is reminiscent of the dark days of 1973.

Are We Coming Up on a Big Downturn?

Are We Coming Up on a Big Downturn?

Nothing definite yet, but the indications are starting to accumulate.