May 03, 2011
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update of the usual figure displaying the S&P 500 index (see this post).
chart of JNK with the trend channel shown above (same parameters, rescaled).
It blows my mind that you only get a few recs every time you post this chart.
I rec'em when I see them.I show them to my finance professor sometimes too.
#5 He might be interested in the "trend line function".log (p(t) / p(0))) ≈ 1/15 * t^0.37, i.e.f(t) = c + a * t^b is the "fit" for the price curve p(t).That function and a few more examples are shown in the "original" post mentioned above.Of course everyone familiar with the graph of the square root function and looking at a few semi-logarithmic charts every now and then could have easily made the conjecture I made ...