Tag Archives for " Chart Patterns "

How to Analyze a Stock in 10 Minutes or Less

Around the world of would-be stock traders, one central question seems to be common:​Which stock is about to go up?I’ve been teaching in the stock trading world now for almost nine years. Undoubtedly, when I meet someone, and they find out what I do, this is their first question. However, I always meet their question […]

Read More

How To Trade A Channel

What is a Channel?What is this mysterious thing that you sometimes hear about? Well here’s what happens, sometimes a stock gets stuck, and it’s moving sideways between support and resistance. Anytime you see that happening; when a stock gets stuck in what we call a trading range, moving between support and resistance, we call that […]

Read More

The Secret to Predicting Stock Market Prices with Chart Patterns

Since the dawn of capitalism, people have been trying to find new ways to predict what is about to happen next. Some methods seem to work fairly well for a season, and then suddenly they appear just to stop working. Chart patterns are not one of these methods.Chart PatternsChart patterns are one of the few […]

Read More

How to Confirm a Trade Setup

​In a recent class, we discussed how to confirm a trade setup. I would pick up on that for today’s blog and address some of the known challenges traders face in confirming their trades. To start, let’s point out the facts: no one wants to lose money on their trades and everyone wants ​their trades […]

Read More

Dealing with Sideways Moves

One of the primary responsibilities of a trader is to forecast the future direction of a stock; of which, there are only three options: up, down and sideways. The majority of analysts feel as though they have not completed their forecasting responsibility unless they identify a future rise or fall. However, having a strong opinion […]

Read More

Candlestick Patterns Which Can Predict a Reversal

When we look at candlestick pattern names, you will discover they tend to have unconventional names. These names are actually very accurate as they describe the sentiment the candlestick pattern is representing. Remember, candlesticks tell us the story of what’s happening between the bulls and the bears on any given trading day. Some of the […]

Read More

Top 3 Candlestick Patterns for Bull Markets

It would be great if every market could always be a bull market, but it’s just not reality. Bull markets have to rest, which is where bear markets come in, and those rests are like a winter reset that sets everything up for the next big move. Are you familiar with fruit trees? Many types of […]

Read More

These 3 Chart Patterns Predict a New Bullish Trend

Picking the very top or bottom of a trend is a bit of an optimistic goal for most traders. However, it is entirely realistic to recognize a reversal as it is shaping up and jump into the trend early. If you can catch 70-80% of a trend, and if you can do that consistently, that […]

Read More

How to Interpret the Tweezer Candlestick Pattern

The tweezer candlestick pattern can be one of the most powerful predictive patterns we see showing up on our stock charts. Over years of trading, we have learned to trust the signal as it predictive natural is usually correct. However, the challenge is accurately interpreting the pattern because there are so many possible variations to […]

Read More

How to Use Technical Analysis with Chart Patterns

Let’s start by looking at quantitative analysis, which is sometimes confused with technical analysis. Quantitative analysis is defined as the analysis of a situation or event, especially a financial market, by means of complex mathematical and statistical modeling. This is where people can get confused with technical analysis. They make the assumptions that you have […]

Read More