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

Breakout or Just a Long Uptrend?

Breakout or Just a Long Uptrend?

There have got to be some levels of resistance around here someplace.

Market Stagnation Nearly 2 Months Old

Market Stagnation Nearly 2 Months Old

Steel and iron stocks could make interesting speculative plays.

Reason Enough Not to Be a Buyer

Reason Enough Not to Be a Buyer

Monday's market drop could mean recent advance is a thing of the past.

Dow May Linger at 20K for a While

Dow May Linger at 20K for a While

I am reluctant to call this a breakout, and am willing to sit back and wait.

Dow, S&P 500 Close to a Downside Move

Dow, S&P 500 Close to a Downside Move

Consider shorting UnitedHealth Group at current levels.