Tag: Indicators


Sunday Update Week of January 21st – The Markets Hit The Weekly SMA (20) “Wall”

A prepared trader is a generally a profitable trader, and Sunday is a great day to get ready for the week ahead by studying up from last week’s price action.  In this weekend’s analysis, we take a look at the broad […]

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Sunday Update for Week of 10/22 – Are the Markets Nearing a Bottom?

A prepared trader is a profitable trader, and Sunday is a great day to get ready for the week ahead by studying up from last week’s price action. This weekend, we once again focus on the broad markets as the […]

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TrendSpider Strategy Guide: Utilizing Lower Indicators and MTFA on Lower Indicators

TrendSpider is happy to announce the availability of lower indicators and will be adding more as time progresses. We believe the addition of these resources will greatly help traders utilize the ability to backtest price vs. indicator action. In this […]

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Trading Momentum Oscillators: What They Are and How to Utilize Them

There are so many different approaches to trading, you could try a new one every day for the rest of your life and never run out of options. However, one that has been consistently popular, and consistently effective over the […]

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TrendSpider Strategy Guide: Trading the Price Channel

When it comes to trading, one of the most common strategies traders implement is simply trading between support and resistance areas created by previous volatility in the price of a stock. There are many different types of channels to trade […]

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The 9 Deadly Sins of Technical Analysis … that Chart Traders Commit Without Realizing

The markets are competitive, and any edge you have can be easily eaten up by making mistakes in your analysis. Here are a few of the most common mistakes that traders make and some suggestions on how to avoid them. […]

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Best Practices: Our Recommended TrendSpider Workflow for Traders to Scan for Trade Opportunities

TrendSpider is an incredibly flexible tool that can be used on any timeframe chart to identify key price levels, trendlines, indicators, support & resistance zones, chart breakouts & breakdowns, and more, automatically. But how do you put it to work […]

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Variables That Create Chart Breakouts and Market Breakdowns

An Introduction to Chart Breakouts and Breakdowns When it comes to trading or investing in the stock market, the only thing that is 100% certain is that nothing is 100% certain. By the time a stock starts to break up […]

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Why Eyeballing Charts for Trend Lines is Disadvantageous

One of our ads has a headline that basically says: “Humans suck at drawing trend lines.” And this ad in particular has caused a bit of a stir on social media, so we thought that it would make sense to […]

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Trading Psychology Series: All About FOMO and the Dunning Kruger Effect

Today we’re going to talk about trader psychology and FOMO… that thing we dread but sometimes trade on anyway for reasons we can’t explain, only to realize it later. You know, that thing!

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