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The Anatomy of a Swing Trade

Increase Profits by Understanding Large Lot vs. Small Lot Price Action The most common mistake Retail Traders make in choosing stocks to swing trade is to not identify whether the large lots are dominating the buy side or the sell side during the momentum run upward. This is the primary …

How to Track Large Lot Institutions

Candlestick Patterns in Charts Main challenges Individual Investors and Retail Traders face today, are figuring out when High Frequency Traders are going to suddenly appear and when Dark Pools are quietly buying or selling. There are distinct candlestick and indicator patterns for tracking the Large Lot Institutions that use Dark …

Options Trading Opportunities Increase

Use Stock Chart Analysis for Options Options Trading has suddenly become far more popular with Professional Traders and Smaller Funds who are now learning to trade Options. This means that Retail Traders will find more trading volume and opportunities than what have been around previously. It is the Renaissance of …

Trading Small Cap Stocks

SEC Pilot Program for Small Caps Huge Hit with Traders Many Retail Technical Traders are still unaware of a gold mine of trading opportunities that can yield higher profits due to wider spreads. The Securities and Exchange Commission SEC started a test pilot program for small cap stocks a couple …

Earnings Strategies for StockCharts.com Users

How to Identify Professional Traders Footprints During Earnings Season, most Retail Traders and Technical Traders are often frustrated because they do not have training on Earnings Strategies that work for their Trading Style. They hear about a stock or a great report and discover the stock gapped up hugely before …

What is Better than MACD?

How to Improve MACD Signals for Higher Profits MACD is the most popular Retail Trader stock indicator; however, it often lags price due to the fact that it is based on moving averages. There is a way to improve the use of MACD for earlier signals and entries to increase …