Preface. Acknowledgements. Chapter 1: The Commitment of Traders Report. Chapter 2: Trading with COT Data. Chapter 3: Understanding Net-Commercial and Net-Fund Activity. Chapter 4: The IMPA Setup Trade: The Initial Steps. Chapter 5: IMPA Setup Trade: Placing the Trade. Chapter 6: Plunger Patterns. Chapter 7: Seasonal Influences. Chapter 8: Swing Trading and Other Strategies. Chapter 9. IMPA Trade Examples. Appendix. Index.
Floyd Upperman is recognized as the foremost analyst of Commitment of Traders (COT) data. Trained in the use of data analysis in problem solving, he uncovered the unique value of COT data as a powerful market indicator. His proprietary system, Individual Market Participant Analysis, has an unparalleled record of success in applying COT data to futures trading. A registered commodity trading advisor, Upperman provides daily analysis of his IMPA system on his Web site, www.upperman.com. A gifted and enthusiastic teacher, he communicates with students and clients throughout the world via daily online reports and personal e-mail contact. In addition, he hosts two-day trading workshops.