"Once maligned by many, the subject of financial astrology is now experiencing a revival as traders and investors seek deeper insight into the forces that move the financial markets. The markets are a dynamic entity fueled by many factors, some of which we can easily comprehend, some of which are esoteric. For example, astrological phenomena can influence price action and create trend changes across both short and longer term time horizons. This book introduces the reader to an extensive range of astrological phenomena. From an introduction to the historical basics behind astrology through to an examination of lunar astrology and planetary aspects, the numerous illustrated examples in this book will show the reader how these unique phenomena impact both the equity and commodity futures markets."