Technical Analysis Basic Education
An introduction to technical analysis, a method of tracking chart patterns to discern price and volume trends, evaluate investments and identify trading opportunities.
Average Directional Index (ADX): Definition and Formula
Bollinger Bands®: What They Are, and What They Tell Investors
What Is a Paper Trade? Definition, Meaning, and How to Trade
Using Bullish Candlestick Patterns to Buy Stocks
Fibonacci and the Golden Ratio
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Notional Value vs. Market Value: What's the Difference?
How Is the Exponential Moving Average (EMA) Formula Calculated?
Arithmetic Mean: Definition, Limitations, and Alternatives
Average True Range (ATR) Formula, What It Means, and How to Use It
Bullish Engulfing Pattern: Definition, Example, and What It Means
Candlestick Chart Definition and Basics Explained
What is EMA? How to Use Exponential Moving Average With Formula
What Are Fibonacci Retracement Levels, and What Do They Tell You?
What Is a Head and Shoulders Chart Pattern in Technical Analysis?
What Is the Ichimoku Cloud Technical Analysis Indicator?
MACD Indicator Explained, with Formula, Examples, and Limitations
Moving Average (MA): Purpose, Uses, Formula, and Examples
On-Balance Volume (OBV): Definition, Formula, and Uses as Indicator
Relative Strength Index (RSI) Indicator Explained With Formula
Simple Moving Average (SMA): What It Is and the Formula
Stochastic Oscillator: What It Is, How It Works, How To Calculate
Trendline: What It Is, How To Use It in Investing, With Examples
Support and Resistance Basics
What Is the Arms Index (TRIN), and How Do You Calculate It?
What Is a Bear Trap?
Capitulation: What It Is in Finance and Investing, With Examples
Dead Cat Bounce: What It Means in Investing, With Examples
Death Cross Definition: How and When It Happens
Golden Cross Pattern Explained With Examples and Charts
Price Target: How to Understand and Calculate Plus Accuracy
How to Calculate the Beta of a Private Company
Bar Chart: Definition, How Analysts Use Them, and Example
RSI Indicator: Buy and Sell Signals
How to Draw Fibonacci Levels
How to Calculate the Bid-Ask Spread
Retracement vs. Reversal: What's the Difference?
Simple vs. Exponential Moving Averages: What's the Difference?
Relative Strength Index vs. Stochastic Oscillator
Moving Average, Weighted Moving Average, and Exponential Moving Average
52-Week High/Low: Definition, Role in Trading, and Example
Accumulation/Distribution Indicator (A/D): What it Tells You
Aroon Indicator: Formula, Calculations, Interpretation, Limits
Backtesting: Definition, How It Works, and Downsides
Darvas Box Theory: Definition and Role of Nicolas Darvas
Descending Triangle: What It Is, What It Indicates, Examples
What Is Market Sentiment? Definition, Indicator Types, and Example
Money Flow Index - MFI Definition and Uses
What Oversold Means for Stocks, With Examples
Pivot Point: Definition, Formulas, and How to Calculate
Price Rate of Change (ROC) Indicator: Definition and Formula
What is Resistance?
Smart Beta: Explanation, Strategy and Examples
Stochastic RSI -StochRSI Definition
What Is the Support Level of a Stock, and How Do You Trade It?
Three Black Crows Definition and How to Use the Pattern
What Is a Triple Bottom Chart in Technical Analysis?
Williams %R: Definition, Formula, Uses, and Limitations
Introduction to the Parabolic SAR
Time Value of Money: Determining Your Future Worth
How to Profit From the Bollinger Squeeze
The Difference Between Fast and Slow Stochastics
Trading Divergence and Understanding Momentum
Logarithmic Price Scale vs. Linear Price Scale: What's the Difference?