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Technical Analysis

An Introduction to Technical Analysis

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At its core, technical analysis is the study of the market itself, rather than the goods that trade in the market, in determining the investment-worthiness of a security. While fundamental analysts worry about a company's business attributes, technicians are primarily concerned with price and volume and with the supply and demand attributes that impact shares.

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The links below provide an introduction to technical analysis as well as trading ideas.

Technical Analysis Basics & Indicators

Technical Analysis Trade Ideas

These under-$10 stocks are within range of triggering breakout trades.
2/26/15 1:18PM
Apple has seen some selling over the last two trading days. Investors should watch for the stock price to continue lower and find a entry point.
2/26/15 10:45AM
These under-$10 look ready to break out and trade higher from current levels.
2/26/15 8:43AM
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Here's how to trade some of the most active stocks on the market right now.
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Stock indexes are near all-time highs on a new volume low in 2015 in the exchange-traded fund tracking the S&P 500. This is not healthy.
2/25/15 5:43PM
Insiders at these companies have been scooping up shares of their own stock lately.
2/25/15 7:00AM
These bank stocks traded lower at the start of 2015 and are now showing signs of bullish sentiment as they bounce off support.
2/24/15 3:05PM

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