Interview: Finding Dynamic Moves With Robert Miner by Jayanthi Gopalakrishnan
Robert Miner published his first market report in 1985. In 1989 he published the W.D. Gann Trading Course (no longer available). His most recent book is High Probability Trading Strategies (Wiley). In the early 1990s, he was a first-place winner of a national trading contest. He continues to write his DT Reports and update and sell the Dynamic Trader Software and Trading Course, now in version 7.
STOCKS & COMMODITIES Editor Jayanthi Gopalakrishnan spoke with Robert Miner on April 11, 2018 about how his analysis techniques still work in today’s markets.
Robert, how did you get interested in trading and the markets?
I read a book. I can’t remember the exact title but it was something like How To Make A Million Dollars In Your Spare Time Trading Commodities. That was back in the early to mid-’80s. I started reading about trading and charting markets by hand. I would get blueprint paper and chart daily and weekly charts and I went on from there. I got very interested in it. At that time, there wasn’t much instructional information about charting and technical analysis ...