Category: Exploring Technical Indicators

May 11, 2021

$FSLY Daily Case Study: Gap Snake, Insider Trading Widget, and Events

Some gaps are greater than others, and the “others” shouldn’t be left to “guesstimation” or missed due to being small enough to be overlooked; launching a trade in the opposite direction than expected. TrendSpider’s gap snake was built just for […]

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May 4, 2021

$BABA Monthly Candle Case Study: Complementing Technical Analysis with Seasonality & Analyst Estimates

We are sure that all have heard that learning to trade using technical analysis is the easy part, but mastering one’s own psychology being the biggest obstacle to profiting in the stock market. We all know this to be true, […]

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YouTube Special Event – Adapting To A Changing Market

The market trend (bull or bear) that a trader begins their journey in shapes their trading style in many ways for the better or the worst. The first chart patterns and indicators they become familiar with are sometimes one sided […]

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How To Trade The RSI (Relative Strength Index) Indicator

Do you have a favorite momentum oscillator? A very tough question indeed, but there is one that has been the popular choice of most day and swing traders since it was first developed by J. Welles Wilder Jr in 1978; […]

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$SKLZ Daily Raindrop Chart Case Study: Anchored VWAP, Volume by Price, & Seasonality

On the TrendSpider platform,  Anchored VWAP is all the rage these days; Anchored Volume by Price, the new black; and Seasonality, well, most things are just about good timing. This trifecta of technical indicators is a very powerful combination which […]

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April 15, 2021

How To Trade The MACD Indicator

The pitfall of most new traders is focusing solely on support and resistance levels as points of entries and exits without understanding the momentum behind the move that pushes price to those liquidity areas. That gut feeling is all too […]

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April 8, 2021

How To Trade The TTM Squeeze Indicator

Trading price action is a pretty straightforward idea of understanding support and resistance levels. However, understanding momentum and the direction of price at these levels is probably one of the most difficult concepts for many new traders to grasp. Being […]

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$FSLY 65 Min. Chart Case Study: Anchored Volume By Price and Anchored VWAP

In this blog post, we will look at how to gain an advantage using the Anchored Volume By Price and Anchored VWAP to identify support and resistance areas of liquidity. By applying the AVWAP and the AVbP together, points for […]

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June 28, 2019

Volume Indicators and Strategies for Traders

Most traders have seen stocks that have soared 1,000% or even 10,000% in a given day, but we quickly skim past them and move on to other opportunities. The reason is simple: These huge gains occur on penny stocks that […]

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June 19, 2019

A Practical Guide to Screening for and Trading Bullish Divergences

Most traders are familiar with oscillators, such as the relative strength index (RSI) or moving average convergence-divergence (MACD), but they may not realize that there’s more to them than waiting for them to reach the extremes. It’s true that the […]

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