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Technical Analysis

Technical Analysis Stock Chart

Technical Analysis Stock Chart

Technical analysis scrutinizes equities based on past measurements like asset price and trading volume, which give a view of past performance and stock trends. The technical analysis method does not assign value to a given equity; rather it simply reviews charts and statistical measurement of historical market activity in order to best predict future moves.

Investors should pay close attention to an equity’s direction, speed and distance throughout a technical analysis review. Is the price traveling in an upward or downward direction? What speed is the price moving at? Lastly, what distance will the price travel in a given direction?

Recent Articles

Uncertainty and a Channeling Market

The market looks channel-bound for now. The evidence seems to be pointing towards a flat market more than a breakout in either direction. More 

Trade of the Day: First Data Corp (FDC) Stock Is Looking Bullish

First Data Corp has been climbing for months, and once a recent gap in FDC stock closes, it should begin climbing again. More 

Trade of the Day: Cummins Inc. (CMI) Stock Rising on Infrastructure Plans

With Trump's plans to expand infrastructure spending, Cummins is positioned to benefit, and CMI stock is positioned to keep rising. More 

Trade of the Day: KLA Tencor Corp (KLAC) Stock Targeting Another Leg Up

As the need for semiconductors grows, so does KLA Tencor's potential, making KLAC stock a smart buy right now. More 

Trade of the Day: Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) Stock Prepped for Growth

Walmart looks like it is preparing for another leg higher -- interested investors may want to step into WMT stock now. More 

Trade of the Day: E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (DD) Stock

DuPont showed a reversal yesterday, and with the Dow merger coming in the future, it may be the time to get into DD stock. More 

Trade of the Day: Home Depot Inc (HD) Stock Constructing More Upside

If you're looking for a solid growth foundation, HD stock has what you want. Buy Home Depot with a goal of a $20 jump. More 

Trade of the Day: FMC Corp (FMC) Stock Is Fertile Ground for Investors

FMC Corp is looking to add part of DuPont's (DD) business, which should help FMC stock grow in the latter part of the year. More 

Trade of the Day: FLIR Systems, Inc. (FLIR) Stock Is the Very Picture of a Buy

With improving margins on the way for FLIR Systems, anticipate a potential move for FLIR stock to about $43. More 

Trade of the Day: Raytheon Company (RTN) Stock Still on Target

Raytheon is in a good position regarding coming military spending, and RTN shock owners should reap the rewards of that fact. More