In The Know Trader with Rick Bensignor

In The Know Trader with Rick Bensignor

Rick Bensignor, former Morgan Stanley Chief Market Strategist and respected market tactician, reveals his unique behavioral market insights and showcases the timing strategies he uses to identify where a trend will exhaust itself well before it's obvious to the Street.

In The Know Trader with Rick Bensignor
  • Why Does Sector Performance Matter? | Rick Bensignor (06.21)

    In this week’s show, Rick looks at why it is important to frequently watch the SPX’s sector performances when you analyze the market.  He also does a deep dive into the Industrials sector, and gives viewers his opinion on the top 15 individual names in the group.  Lastly, he provides you a link t...

  • Sometimes, It's Just That Easy | Rick Bensignor (06.14)

    In this week's In The Know Trader show, Rick shows you that sometimes things line up so that even novice chartists can pinpoint the right way to play the market. He then does a deep dive into the Financials sector and reviews a dozen of its biggest names' charts and key levels. 

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  • When Sitting Out Is The Best Strategy | Rick Bensignor (05.24)

    Rick discusses that there are times and places in the market that observing price action and not trading will help you far more than trying to play every twist and turn. He also does a deep dive in the Consumer Discretionary sector and it's top names' charts.

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  • Reduce Your Reliance On Business Media | Rick Bensignor (05.17)

    Rick discusses his views on how important it is to do your own research before you ever listen to the talking heads on business television. He also reminds you to not simply incorporate the views that support your own, but to also pay attention to those who are completely opposed to your thought...

  • How To Trade A VIX 30+ Market | Rick Bensignor (05.03)

    Rick gives you several tips on how to successfully navigate trading in a high volatility environment.

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  • Key Levels In The Tech Sector + Special Update | Rick Bensignor (04.26)

    Rick walks you through all the products and educational videos available on his brand new In The Know Trader website. He then examines the charts of the VIX, TNX, and DIA, and gives his key levels to use on several major Technology sector names.

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  • Strategic Investing vs. Tactical Trading | Rick Bensignor (04.19)

    Rick discusses the very different aspects of strategic investing vs. tactical trading, and how one need to make sure they aren’t moving an idea from one category to the other because it wasn’t working out correctly. He also reviews charts of UST 10-Year yields, gold, and bitcoin.

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  • Have You Sold Anything Yet? | Rick Bensignor (04.12)

    Rick discusses the far more questionable market environment and whether or not you've sold any positions yet (and if not, why?). He then reviews the DIA, TNX, and BTC charts before looking at each of the 11 SPDR macro sector ETFs for what's working - and what's not.

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  • Learning From A Legend | Rick Bensignor (04.05)

    In this week's In The Know Trader show, Rick walks you through some of the most important ideas that legendary investor Stanley Druckenmiller says about how to succeed in the markets. (Most of it is quite the opposite to what you have learned from your Financial Advisor.)

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  • Bad Trade from the Start? | Rick Bensignor (03.29)

    Rick discusses the various ways to handle it when your trade entry is bad from the get go. He then looks at some of the key names in the technology sector, charts of the Dow Industrials, the UST 10-yr rate chart, and Cathy Woods’ ARKK fund chart.

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  • Be a Market Warrior; Not a Hero | Rick Bensignor (03.22)

    Rick discusses the differing approaches traders make to how they play the game: Some choose to be warriors; others heroes. He discusses the pros and cons to each, and why – in the end – it’s clear which way you should be thinking. He then reviews charts of the Dow Industrials (DIA); UST 10-yr ...

  • Traders Should Be Scaling In And Out | Rick Bensignor (03.15)

    Rick talks about the advantages of scaling into and out of positions in this high volatility environment, rather than making one decision to get in and one to exit.  He then discusses the charts of the Dow Inudustrials, UST 10-yr yield chart; and the Goldman Sachs Commodity Index ETF (GSG) before...

  • How To Avoid Market Paralysis | Rick Bensignor (03.08)

    Rick talks about how to deal with the problem that many investors face in market declines: freezing and doing nothing. He talks about how to overcome the fear and why to take action.

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  • How To Trade A High Volatility Environment | Rick Bensignor (03.01)

    Rick gives several tips on how to trade a high volatility environment like we’re seeing now. He then reviews charts of the Dow, UST 10-yr.; and gold, and then finishes with a deep dive into the charts of the 11 macro S&P economic sectors.

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  • Keys To Successful Risk Management | Rick Bensignor

    Rick looks at concepts behind being a successful trader and how to manage risk in volatile markets. These include stop limits, entry and exit points, options markets, and setting realistic expectations.

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  • This is Not a Time to be Penny Wise | Rick Bensignor (02.15)

    Rick discusses the recent volatility, and how trying to be too precise on your order entry and exit can cost a lot. He then also reviews the Dow Industrial, TNX, and Dow Transportation Index ETFs, before going into depth looking at the charts of the top 10 weighted names in Transports.

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  • Trade Commodity ETFs? Watch Spreads | Rick Bensignor (02.08)

    Rick discusses why commodity spreads are worth watching as they often are the key to identifying a new directional move about to occur. He also looks at the dozen heavyweight names in the Consumer Staples sector.

  • Upside Breakout After 20-Year Bottom | Rick Bensignor (02.01)

    In this week’s ITKT show, Rick shows you why he believes the XLE’s relative performance to the SPY has made its long-term secular bottom after a disastrous past nine years of huge underperformance.  He also looks at what the Dow, Russell 2000 , and UST 10-yr charts look like, and  concludes with ...

  • Why Boy Scouts Would Be Good Traders | Rick Bensignor (01.25)

    Rick discusses how Boy Scouts are taught to “Be Prepared”, and how that quality can make a huge difference to your portfolio’s results. He also reviews what’s going on in the markets, and looks at individual charts of Cathy Woods’ ARKK fund’s largest holdings.

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  • Why December And January Often Trade Counter-Trend | Rick Bensignor (01.18)

    Rick looks at the influences that often make December and January pricing somewhat different than the other months. He then reviews the Dow Industrials, UST 10-yr. yields, and the US Dollar Index charts. Then, in this week’s sector analysis, he reviews some of the biggest component names of the...

  • What is Open Interest & How To Interpret It, Part 3 | Rick Bensignor (01.11)

    Rick concludes his 3 part series on how to read and interpret open interest on a futures chart. He then looks at a bunch of popularly traded futures markets and how to interpret their accompanying open interest data.

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  • How To Interpret Open Interest, Part 2 | Rick Bensignor

    Rick continues his discussion on Open Interest by reviewing what this chart data means. He then introduces and explains the CFTC’s Commitment of Traders Report and shows you why it’s so important to understanding its data to help you properly interpret the quality of the underlying futures marke...

  • Open Interest and Its Usage (Part 1) | Rick Bensignor

    Ricks Traders Education segment focuses on Open Interest. He walks you through what it is, how to interpret it on a futures contract, and then shows you how to use this very important data in your analysis. He follows this up with a sector analysis of popular futures markets and how open interest...

  • How To Find Trader's Trades | Rick Bensignor

    This week shows how to use horizontal levels to line up quick trades in the opposite direction. He then finishes with the Consumer Discretionary Index.

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