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How to Read Stock Charts

Reading a stock chart is to begin to understand the direction of a stock and the market demand. Learn about different stock charts and techniques for charting.

Stock Charts for the Long Term Stock Market Investor

I am currently running several mentoring sessions with some of my clients.  During these sessions, I like to understand their investing style to help...

Chapter 3: Stock Market, Business & Economic Cycles: Kondratieff to Kuznets

This is an excerpt from the Liberated Stock Trader Book & Training Course. Over the past 200 years, much has been written about cycles; some...

What are Point & Figure Charts & What Software To Use?

Do you want to see something very exotic?  Welcome to Point & Figure Charts, the type of chart that you probably have never heard...

Chapter 10. Parabolic SAR Charting Techniques

This is an excerpt from the Liberated Stock Trader PRO Book and Training Course.  Chapter 10, Section 2. This section will look at some...

Is the Stock Market in an Uptrend or a Downtrend?

If I was to ask you today, "Is the stock market in an uptrend, downtrend, or a lateral consolidation," what would you answer? Knowing the...

How to Read Candlesticks: Charts, Patterns & Pro Tips

The theories behind candlestick charts are so abundant that one could write a book about it, and in fact, many have. At first, candlesticks look...

What Are Market Profile Charts & Best Software To Use?

Market Profile Charts Market Profile Charts were developed in the 1980s by the Chicago Board Of Trade Director and trader J. Peter Stiedlmayer. Stiedlmayer's concepts...

How to Read Stock Charts For Beginners (2021) +eBook/pdf

As a technical analyst with the International Federation of Technical Analysts (IFTA), I am certified in how to read stock charts. So I hope...

20 Most Important & Predictive Stock Chart Patterns 2021

As a certified practitioner of technical analysis for the last 20 years, I can provide you a unique way of truly understanding stock chart...

8 Important Types of Stock Charts Guide: Usage & Examples

Stock charts come in many shapes and sizes.  From the differences in the bars to the different concepts applied to the chart itself.  Here...

What is a Stock Market Trend & How To Recognize It?

If someone asked you today, “Is the stock market in an uptrend, downtrend, or a lateral consolidation,” what would you answer? Is Knowing the Stock...

Do the Global Stock Markets Move In Sync During a Crisis?

I have been receiving several questions from members regarding the direction of various stock markets.  Questions include What is the direction going to be...

What is Equivolume?

EquiVolume Charts attempt to provide the solution of Volume at Price differently.  Instead of plotting volume in separate bars, it is incorporated into the price...

Chapter 6 – Japanese Candlesticks – Bullish Reversal Patterns

This is an excerpt from the Liberated Stock Trader Book and Training Course As we are concerned with spotting changes in price moves, we...

How to Draw Trend Lines on a Stock Chart Like a...

If someone asked you today, "Is the stock market in an uptrend, downtrend, or a lateral consolidation," what would you answer? Knowing the answer to...

Chapter 14 – How to Perform a Professional Stock Market Analysis

This is an excerpt from the Liberated Stock Trader Book & Trading Academy Pro Stock Market Training Course.  Chapter 14, Section 1.  This Chapter...

Dow Theory – Assessing 2007 Market Crash [5 Triggers]

Spotting the 2007 Financial Crisis Crash & Recovery Using Dow Theory Using a mix of Dow Theory and the right indicators it is possible to understand...

Stock Market Guide – The Big Picture

This is a video of the article entitled "The Big Picture", I run through the article and add additional insights and observations. Here I put...

Chapter 2 – Why do Booms and Busts Occur?

This is an excerpt from the Liberated Stock Trader Book and Training Course. Why do Booms and Busts occur? Take for example the famous DOTCOM boom of...

The Line Chart – Stock Market Investors Guide

Stock charts come in many shapes and sizes.  From the differences in the bars to the different concepts applied to the chart itself.  Here...