Table of Contents


Introduction

Andrew Coles


Biographical Sketch, Paul H. Levine

David G. Hawkins


Acknowledgements


PART I: STANDARD MIDAS SUPPORT AND RESISTANCE CURVES


CHAPTER 1

MIDAS and Its Core Constitutents: The Volume Weighted Average Price (VWAP) and Fractal Market Analysis

Andrew Coles


CHAPTER 2

Applying Standard MIDAS Curves to Investor Timeframes

David G. Hawkins


CHAPTER 3

MIDAS Support and Resistance (S/R) Curves and Day Trading

Andrew Coles


PART II: THE MIDAS TOPFINDER/BOTTOMFINDER


CHAPTER 4

The MIDAS Topfinder/Bottomfinder on Intraday Charts

Andrew Coles


CHAPTER 5

Applying the Topfinder/Bottomfinder to the Investor Timeframes

David G. Hawkins


PART III: THE LONGER-TERM HORIZON, OTHER VOLUME INDICATORS, AND BROADER PERSPECTIVES


CHAPTER 6

Applying MIDAS to Market Averages, ETFs, and Very Long-Term Timeframes

David G. Hawkins


CHAPTER 7

EquiVolume, MIDAS, and Float Analysis

David G. Hawkins


CHAPTER 8

Putting It All Together

David G. Hawkins


PART IV: NEW DEPARTURES


CHAPTER 9

Standard and Calibrated Curves

David G. Hawkins


CHAPTER 10

Applying the MIDAS Method to Price Charts without Volume: A Study in the Cash Foreign Exchange Markets

Andrew Coles


CHAPTER 11

FourRelationships between Price and Volume and Their Impact on the Plotting of MIDAS Curves

Andrew Coles


CHAPTER 12

MIDAS and the CFTC Commitments of Traders Report: Using MIDAS with Open Interest Data

Andrew Coles


CHAPTER 13

Price Porsity and Price Suspension: The Causes of these Phenomena and Several Partial Solutions

Andrew Coles


CHAPTER 14

A MIDAS Displacement Channel for Congested Markets

Andrew Coles


CHAPTER 15

MIDAS and Standard Deviation Bands

Andrew Coles


CHAPTER 16

Nominal-On Balance Volume Curves (N-OBVs) and Volume-On Balance Volume Curves (V-OBVs)

Andrew Coles


CHAPTER 17

Extensions, Insights, and New Departures in MIDAS Studies

Andrew Coles


APPENDIX A

Programming the TB-F

David G. Hawkins


APPENDIX B

Metastock Code for the Standard MIDAS S/R Curves

Andrew Coles


APPENDIX C

TradeStation Code for the MIDAS Topfinder/Bottomfinder

Bob English