Technical Analysis for Dummies

Technical Analysis for Dummies

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A simple, straightforward guide to the fundamentals of technical analysis For active traders and investors who don't understand the complicated art of technical analysis, this commonsense resource covers all the bases. Explaining the basic principles of analysis and showing how to implement them, Technical Analysis For Dummies dumps the confusing jargon and unreadable charts for basic explanations and practical guidance. In no time at all, readers will see how to make better trading decisions. Barbara Rockefeller (Stamford, CT) is one of the foremost authorities on technical analysis and founder of Rockefeller Treasury Services.
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  • Paperback | 360 pages
  • 187.96 x 228.6 x 20.32mm | 430.91g
  • Hungry Minds Inc,U.S.
  • Foster City, United States
  • English
  • 0764540440
  • 9780764540448
  • 183,469

Table of contents

Introduction.Part I: Defining Technical Analysis.Chapter 1: Opening the Technical Analysis Toolbox.Chapter 2: Uncovering the Essence of Market Movement.Chapter 3: Going with the Flow: Market Sentiment.Part II: Preparing Your Mind for Technical Analysis.Chapter 4: Using Chart Indicators.Chapter 5: Managing the Trade.Part III: Observing Market Behavior.Chapter 6: Reading Basic Bars: Showing How Security Prices Move.Chapter 7: Reading Special Bar Combinations: Small Patterns.Chapter 8: Redrawing the Price Bar: Japanese Candlesticks.Part IV: Finding Patterns.Chapter 9: Seeing Patterns.Chapter 10: Drawing Trendlines.Chapter 11: Transforming Channels into Forecasts.Part V: Dynamic Analysis.Chapter 12: Using Dynamic Lines.Chapter 13: Measuring Momentum.Chapter 14: Estimating Volatility.Chapter 15: Ignoring Time: Point-and-Figure Charting.Chapter 16: Combining Techniques.Chapter 17: Should You Build a Trading System?Part VI: The Part of Tens.Chapter 18: Ten Secrets of the Top Technical Traders.Chapter 19: Ten Rules for Working with Indicators.Appendix: Resources.Index.
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About B. Rockefeller

Barbara Rockefeller is one of the world's foremost authorities on technical analysis and is the author of two newsletters and three popular books, including CNBC 24/7 Trading: Around the Clock, Around the World and The Global Trader.
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