In WD Gann's writings on market behavior he said that markets continue to repeat themselves over and over again.
He said that this 'cycle pattern' was in line with the laws of nature whereby most things have a cycle or pattern.
These cycles occur on large time frame such as the ninety or sixty year cycle down to yearly or hourly time frames.
He mentions for example to be observant to the last digit of the
year. For example the year ending with "9" would indicate a bullish year
whereby stocks would move upwards during those time periods. So looking
far into the future 2019 has a high probability of being a 'bullish
Back testing WD Gann's theory on market cycles is very easy as we
can see that the past ten year cycles have played out as follows since
This shows a accuracy of of 73%. (8 bullish years out of 11).
[Check out the table below]
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Read more about WD Gann's background here.
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