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Why Does MACD Give False Signals?

Best & Worst Market Conditions for Using MACD MACD has several key elements that are important to know if you intend to use this indicator as a primary entry signal for Buying Long, Selling Short, or Options Trading. Despite the fact that MACD is extremely popular, empirical evidence shows that …

What Are the 5 Key Aspects of Technical Analysis?

Candlestick Patterns Reveal What, When, Why, Who, and Where Technical Analysis is the study and interpretation of price, time, and volume for stocks and indexes. Due to the massive changes to the Stock Market Structure since the Banking Debacle and Subprime Mortgage disaster, Technical Analysis has been evolving and changing. …

How to Choose Stock Indicators?

7 Tips for Selecting Best Indicators for Today’s Automated Market Stock indicators are one of the most useful tools for Individual Investors and Retail Traders. However choosing the right indicators for your Trading Style and Strategies can be a daunting task. There are over 250 indicators available for stock, index, …

Day Trading vs. Position Trading Stocks

Comparison Between Styles, Costs, and Profits “Day Trading” is the most widely talked about Trading Style for Retail Traders. However, it is the least profitable of all the short-term Trading Styles. This is a little known fact that no one ever tells Retail Traders when they start to learn to …

Indecision Day Candlestick Patterns

List of Guidelines for Their Market Conditions Candles that form on days where neither the sellers nor the buyers take total control of price, and move it strongly in one direction are called Indecision Day Candlestick Patterns. Indecision days are mostly very small bodied candles with small wicks and tails …

The Bollinger Bands® Indicator

List of Market Conditions for Using Bollinger Bands Bollinger Bands are used as a technical indicator, that help retail traders read stock charts more easily. The Bollinger Bands indicator is a Channel Indicator. Channel indicators are lines that are drawn by the computer software program, above and below the price …