first quarter of 2011. Let's hope for another quiet week for Wall Street in the mean time. Related Article: 4 Stocks Poised for Breakouts That's not to say, of course, that there won't be more immediate opportunities for technical-analysis-driven gains. As always, this week we're taking a look at three more promising technical setups. Technical analysis is a way for investors to quantify qualitative factors, such as investor psychology, based on a stock's chart patterns and trends. Once the domain of cloistered trading teams on Wall Street, technicals can help top traders make consistently profitable trades and can aid fundamental investors in better planning their stock execution. Here's a look at this week's potential trades.