MMTA3 Course Four: Solar-Lunar Correlations to Short-Term Reversals in Financial Markets


This is Course Four of the two-year program, MMTA3, focusing on MMA Market Timing methodology of analyzing and trading financial markets as developed by Raymond A. Merriman, C.T.A. (registered Commodities Trading Advisor with the National Futures Association since 1982). Within Course Four, there will be 6 live classes times, lasting 2-3 hours each on Saturday afternoons.

The course will be taught by Gianni Di Poce, MMTA Program Director and apprentice of Raymond Merriman, with assistance from Raymond Merriman.

Full Description

All six live classes will take place between August – October 2023. Purchase of MMTA3 Course Four includes live access to six Classes as well as all six Class video recordings, Course Four workbook, 12 Lesson Presentations, and chat transcripts from live Classes.


Course Four:

This is the fourth of eight courses which make up MMTA3, a two-year program in the MMA Market Timing methodology of analyzing and trading financial markets as developed by Raymond A. Merriman, C.T.A. (registered Commodities Trading Advisor with the National Futures Association). Each course will be taught in 6-7 class sessions live via Zoom. The classes last 2.5 hours each and contain 1-3 lessons each live class. Each class will take place on Saturday afternoons, starting at 12:00 PM, EST. The classes are offered  live via Zoom and each class was be recorded and is available to access through the Website portal.


The course will be taught by both Raymond Merriman, president of MMA and Gianni Di Poce, MMTA Program Director.

Raymond Merriman is the founder of Merriman Market Analyst, Inc (MMA) and the Merriman market Timing Academy (MMTA). He is a registered Commodities Trading Adviser (CTA) with the National Futures Association. Raymond is a financial market analyst and has been the editor of the MMA Cycles Report, a monthly market advisory newsletter, since 1982. He also writes daily and weekly reports for more active traders and has authored several books on Financial Market Timing, including the five volume series on The Ultimate Book on Stock Market Timing, Volumes 1-5, covering over 1600 pages of quantitative research studies.

Gianni Di Poce is an MMA analyst covering a span of different markets. Gianni reports on T-Notes for the MMA Monthly Cycles Report, as well as the Australian markets (index and currency), Cannabis, and Live Cattle for the International Cycles Reports. Gianni is also the editor for the MMA Crude Oil Report, which provides daily, weekly, and monthly updates for subscribers. Gianni joined MMA in 2019, but has been using MMA’s methods since 2016. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics, and served as a financial adviser for 5 years.


Individual courses are $2500.

Books Recommended:

The New American Ephemeris: 2020-2030, The Ultimate Book on Stock Market Timing, Volume 4: Solar/Lunar Correlations to Short-Term Trading Reversals and Solar-Lunar Keys to Gold Price Reversals: Secrets of a Gold Trader

Live Class Dates:

• August 26, 2023
• September 9, 2023
• September 16, 2023
• September 23, 2023
• September 30, 2023
• October 7, 2023

Lessons Covered:

Lesson 1: Glossary of Terms
Lesson 2: The Moon Through the Signs and Its Correspondence to Price Activity in U.S. Stock Market and Gold/Silver
Lesson 3: Starting the Day by Examining the Noon Chart of That Day
Lesson 4: Designing a Study to Measure Correlation of Solar-Lunar Combinations to Short-term Trading Reversals
Lesson 5: Computing Weighted Value Scores to Measure Crests and Trough Correlations
Lesson 6: Determining Solar-Lunar Combinations as Trading Reversal Signatures
Lesson 7: Sun-Moon Correlations for Short-term Trading Reversals in U.S. Stocks
Lesson 8: Sun-Moon Correlations for Short-term Trading Reversals in Silver
Lesson 9: “Big Range Days” in Silver
Lesson 10: The Trading Setup for Optimal Use of Solar-Lunar Reversals in DJIA and Silver
Lesson 11: Enhanced Timing Using Intraday Charts: 60-, 30-, and 5-Minute Charts
Lesson 12: Enhancing Intraday Trading by Use of an Astro Clock and Animated Daily Horoscope

Who will benefit from this training:

The MMTA program is a two-year program comprised of eight courses covering 112 Lessons. The purpose is to teach one the methodology of analyzing financial markets, and to train students in market timing skills, according to the studies developed by Raymond Merriman since 1980. Graduates of the MMTA program will receive certificates of completion, which will be recognized by others in the field as a solid grounding as a market analyst specializing in the art of market timing. Several graduates of the previous MMTA programs are now paid analysts for various reports published monthly by MMA. Others have gone on to start their own market letters or work as analysts for other financial firms. Several have simply used the learning to manage their own – or their family’s – trading and investment accounts.

The MMTA program is most beneficial for those who wish to become excellent analysts and/or market timers. A certificate of completion will be granted to those students who complete all Research Projects and pass all Exams. wish to be recognized as MMTA graduates.

However, one may take individual courses for his/her own benefit. It is not necessary to take exams or do research projects if one does not wish a certificate of completion.

Each class session will recorded. All students will have access to review the video recording of the classes at any time.

Please see a more detailed MMTA3 Program Schedule HERE