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Floyd Upperman


Commitments of Traders


Floyd Upperman is the author of Commitments of Traders: Strategies for Tracking the Market and Trading Profitably. He utilizes cutting-edge analysis of the Commitment of Traders (COT) data, which is focused through his experience, knowledge, and educational background in mathematics, statistics, and computer programming. Mr. Upperman has spent the last ten years using his abilities and knowledge to study and unlock the secrets of the US government-provided COT data. By using his statistical knowledge and programming abilities, he also created and developed his own charting software and proprietary indicators in order to take the unique approach of combining technical price data with fundamental data, thus yielding the IMPA. As a registered Commodity Trading Advisor, Mr. Upperman provides regular updates in the futures markets to trading professionals around the globe. His analysis of the markets can be beneficial to all levels of traders, with his recommendations and forecasts focused on being instructional.