Floyd Upperman and Associates
Upperman Trading Resources Contacts

"Welcome to our list of favorite websites and useful information!  Feel free to browse! "

Stock and Commodities

"Provides serious traders with information on how to apply charting, numerical and computer trading methods to trade stocks, bonds, mutual funds, options and futures."

If you have a website or know of a website that you would like to have listed here, please email our sales and services department at sales@upperman.com  Thank you and enjoy your visits!


Charts and Quotes

Live Charts for Intra-day Trading

  • CME Group-   The world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group is where the world comes to manage risk.
  • NinjaTrader - We are pleased to offer NinjaTrader to our clients for many reasons but one great reason is that you can get started with NinjaTrader for Free for advanced charting, market analytics, backtesting, strategy development, simulated trading and more!

Quotes, News and more...


  • Soybean growers - American Soybean Association
    Soybeans are Floyd's favorite raw commodity!  Over the years Floyd is known to have made thousands trading soybean futures for his own accounts.  He's traded July vs. November spreads for years and has developed numerous trading strategies and trading systems based on seasonal price behavior in soybeans.  Floyd continues to provide assistance to speculators and commercial hedgers in soybeans from all around the world. Floyd is widely known in soybeans trading circles and considered by many grains and oilseeds professionals to be one of the best soybean market timers in the world.  Below are a few websites that Floyd often follows in grains and soybeans! 
  • CGB Enterprises, Inc.
    Headquartered in Mandeville Louisiana, CGB Enterprises is engaged in Grain origination, handling, storage, merchandising and Multi-modal bulk commodity terminaling, as well as Grain Transportation.  Decent cash / delivery prices.
  • ProFarmer & Ag Web
    Another favorite site of Floyd's! Grain data, USDA reports and much more!
  • Agribiz
  • Agriculture Online
  • KRVN Farm
  • Hedge to Arrive futures contracts - What are they?


Excellent source for Information on Agriculture and livestock

U. S. Statistics and Data

DOL Seal - Link to DOL Home PageU.S. Department of Labor
Bureau of Labor Statistics

Central Banking Institutions

  • Bank of England  
  • Bank Of Japan

    The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) is an international organisation which fosters international monetary and financial cooperation and serves as a bank for central banks.

Other Banks

Interbank Brokers

Precious Metals

Alternative investment industry

  • HFR - Hedge Fund Research - Hedge Fund Research, Inc. (HFR) is the global leader in the alternative investment industry. Established in 1992, HFR specializes in the areas of indexation and analysis of hedge funds. HFR Database, the most comprehensive resource available for hedge fund investors, includes fund-level detail on historical performance and assets, as well as firm characteristics on both the broadest and most influential hedge fund managers. HFR has developed the industry's most detailed fund classification system, enabling granular and specific queries for relative performance measurement, peer group analysis and benchmarking.
  • ABCI: Alternative Benchmark Commodity Index (Formerly Known as BCI Commodity Index): http://www.bache.com
  • CAIA (Chartered Alternative Investment Program)  http://www.caia.org

    The CAIA Charter is the educational benchmark for the alternative investment industry. Alternative investment topics covered in the CAIA Program include:

    • Hedge Funds
    • Commodities and Managed Futures
    • Private Equity
    • Real Assets
    • Asset Allocation
    • Risk Management
    • Due Diligence
    • Credit Derivatives
    • Structured Products
    • Professional Standards & Ethics





U. S. Exchanges

International Exchanges



Financial Newsgroups & Wires

YourTradingEdge is the premier magazine for professional traders and investors in Futures, Options, Forex, Stocks & Commodities.  MONA VALE  AUSTRALIA


International Newswire services and Publications

Jerusalem Post

Middle East Daily




Publications & Broadcast Media

Link TVLinkTV provides U.S. and western access to Middle East news and information directly from state operated and private Television Networks broadcasting from the heart and center of key middle eastern counties.  Middle-east news is reported by the Middle-Eastern reporters on the scene in the countries and cities where events are occurring.  These news reports are regularly watched by 280 million people in 22 countries all over the Middle East!   Tune into LINKTV! 

Link TV is available on Channel 375 on DIRECTV® satellite TV service. Call 800-531-5000 for subscription and installation assistance in your area.

Link TV is available on Channel 9410 on Echostar Communications Corporation's DISH® Network satellite TV service. Call 800-333-3474 for subscription and installation assistance in your area.


Other websites with Commitments of Traders (COT) data and charts


Binary Options:



Additional Futures Trading Tools, Various Data, Web-Sites & FUN! 

  • Excellent Site for Futures Options
    This is a very good site for tracking and analyzing options on futures.
  • CTA-Online.Com
    Provides FREE professional CTA Ranking and Performance reports.
  • http://www.grainfarmer.com/
    A nice collection of information and useful links for the grain commodities trader as well as the grain farmer.
  • Futuresweb
    Futures and Options web portal with free quotes, news, charts, weather reports, margins, contract specs, daily research, live chat, software, thousands of links, books and more
  • http://www.turtletrader.com/
    This site is one of the few sites Floyd recommends where other systems are discussed. The turtle trading methodology is widely known. The specifics to it however are not as well known. This site does an excellent job filling in many of the blanks.
  • www.allstocks.com
    This is a decent individual stock research and analysis site
  • http://www.grainsnewsletter.com/
    FREE current issue of a futures prices forecasting newsletter for wheat, soybeans, corn using Wm. Grandmill's proven successful method, plus Marketing professor Dr. James S. Gould's picks of Grandmill principle Trade(s) of the Month.
  • http://www.iitm.com/
    Van K. Tharp, PH.D. and the International Institute of Trading Mastery Inc, offers a full range of products and services to help investors and traders improve their performance and maximize returns through self improvement. The Web Site also includes a free trading simulator, the Virtual Trading Exchange, designed to teach people money management.
  • www.walterbressert.com
    A personal friend of Floyd's, Walter Bressert is a world known expert in cycle analysis in the futures markets. Stop by Walter's site to explore his fascinating world of cycle analysis.
  • www.marketvolume.com
    Provides real time volume of S&P 500, Nasdaq 100, S&P 100 and other indexes. Volume based  technical analysis. Market timing of QQQ, SPDRs, Diamonds.
  • http://www.trading-glossary.com/
    Trading and Financial Glossary for investors. 6,000+ words.
  • CTCR Commodities
  • Futuresweb
    Futures and Options portal offering FREE charts & quotes, news, research, software, books, futures directory and more!
Clovers Stuff




Brokerage services and brokerage firms:


RJO Brien Futures is an excellent brokerage firm providing excellent service in clearing & execution.  Floyd has used or currently uses RJO Brien brokerage services.

Mirus Futures - An excellent brokerage firm that provides education to assist traders learning the art and science of trading futures.
Be sure to review Floyd's webinars with Mirus Futures as well (links to these webinars are provided directly below).
September 2010 Webinar         June 2010 Webinar


Australian financial services:
Alpha Broking - www.alphabroking.com.au
Good educational info on their site - http://www.alphabroking.com.au/education/




Weather Links

U. S. Mortgage Rates

Directory Sources

  • Switchboard Online
  • Four 11 Online
  • 1LinkSite.com Yellow Pages
    Everything you've wanted to know about the internet - business opportunities, make & safe money, find nice friends & hot love, wealth, health & safety, free stuff & downloads, games, sports, music & much more...  A directory for all you want to search!  Find the friends of your interests!

Unique Information Sources

    Large assortment of all kinds of Market Information. Floyd says very useful for independent research. 
  • Sky Charts
    (locations of the stars, planets and constellations!)  Really neat!

Insurance Information (life)


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