C C Gaither, A E Cavazos-Gaither – Statistically Speaking – A Dictionary Of Quotations

Carl C Gaither was bom in 1944 in San Antonio, Texas. He has conducted research work for the Texas Department of Corrections and for the Louisiana Department of Corrections. Additionally he has worked as an Operations Research Analyst for the past ten years. He received his undergraduate degree (Psychology) from the University of Hawaii and […]

Come Into My Trading Room – Elder Alexander

 In Come Into My Trading Room, noted trader and author Dr. Alexander Elder returns to expand far beyond the three M’s (Mind, Method, and Money) of his bestselling Trading for a Living. Shifting focus from technical analysis to the overall management of a trader’s money, time, and strategy, Dr. Elder takes readers from the fundamentals […]

Cut Losses

The DOW came down 791 points (6.45%) last week,Straits Times Index plunged 112.23(3.61%) on Friday, it was not a pretty sight.The question on everybody’s mind is how low can it go? The answer is much lower.The Dow closed at 11,450 points on Friday, but in March 2009,it was as low at 6,626 points, almost half […]

De Matos And Fernandes-Testing The Markov Property With Ultra-High Frequency Financial Data

This paper develops a framework to nonparametrically test whether discretevalued irregularly-spaced financial transactions data follow a Markov process. For that purpose, we consider a specific optional sampling in which a continuous-time Markov process is observed only when it crosses some discrete level. This framework is convenient for it accommodates not only the irregular spacing of […]