Inertia & Momentum In The Futures Market by Michael J. Monsler, PhD
The futures markets are known for their excessive price cycles. This cyclical nature attracts speculators who like to take on the high risks associated with them. That doesn’t mean retail traders can’t trade futures. They just need a different perspective.
One piece of advice that traders shouldn’t ignore is that you need to understand the market you’re trading. This is especially true in the futures markets, and my goal for myself is to understand and eventually model the process by which supply & demand lead to the oscillations and price trends we observe in these markets ...