David Rodriguez

Quantitative Strategist

Expertise:
Quantitative analysis, algorithmic trading, and retail trader sentiment.
David Rodriguez is a Quantitative Strategist for DailyFX, specializing in statistical studies and the algorithmic trading systems which drive the DailyFX PLUS Trading Signals. He holds a degree in economics from Williams College with heavy emphasis on quantitative methods and began trading financial markets during the tech boom and bust of 1999-2001. Though his focus has shifted to currencies, he keeps his finger on the pulse of a broad range of financial instruments.

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Why Do Many Forex Traders Lose Money? Here is the Number 1 Mistake

Why do major currency moves bring increased trader losses? We look at the biggest mistake that forex traders make and a way to trade appropriately.

Trading Leverage – A Real Look at how Traders May Use it Effectively

We studied 13 million real trades conducted by users of a major FX broker's trading platforms to look for important insights into the use of leverage.

S&P 500 on Track to Hit Fresh Record Highs

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are short gives signal that the SPX500 may continue higher.

Australian Dollar Downtrend Remains Intact

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are long gives signal that the AUDUSD may continue lower.

Gold Price Forecast to Fall even Further

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are long gives signal that the XAUUSD may continue lower.

US Dollar Remains a Buy versus Japanese Yen

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are short gives signal that the USDJPY may continue higher.

British Pound Trend Points Lower, but Near-Term Relief Possible

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are long gives signal that the GBPUSD may continue lower.

FX Traders Sell Aggressively into Post-Italian Referendum Euro Bounce

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are long gives signal that the EURUSD may continue lower.

S&P 500 Looks to Hit Fresh Record Highs

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are short gives signal that the SPX500 may continue higher.

Australian Dollar Declines Slow - Downtrend not Over Yet

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are long gives signal that the AUDUSD may continue lower.

Gold Price Likely to Continue even Lower

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are long gives signal that the XAUUSD may continue lower.

US Dollar Looks like a Buy versus Japanese Yen

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are short gives signal that the USDJPY may continue higher.

British Pound Remains Stuck in Broader Downtrend

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are long gives signal that the GBPUSD may continue lower.

Crowds Remain Heavily Long the Euro - We Like Selling

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are long gives signal that the EURUSD may continue lower.

S&P 500 Poised to Hit Record Highs

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are short gives signal that the SPX500 may continue higher.

Australian Dollar Likely to Hit Fresh Lows

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are long gives signal that the AUDUSD may continue lower.

Gold Prices Outlook Calls for Further Weakness

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are long gives signal that the XAUUSD may continue lower.

Traders Remain Short the US Dollar versus the Yen – What’s Next?

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are short gives signal that the USDJPY may continue higher.

British Pound Forecast to Fall Further

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are long gives signal that the GBPUSD may continue lower.

Retail FX Traders Buy Aggressively into Euro Weakness

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are long gives signal that the EURUSD may continue lower.


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