Moving Averages

Playing Opposites: Why and How Some Pros Go Short on Stocks November 28, 2018 4:00 AM   |  

Learn how following short interest and other short-selling metrics can help investors can gain valuable insights on companies and markets.

6 min read  |  Margin
Three Indicators to Check Before the Trade October 1, 2018 3:00 AM   |  

Trend direction and volatility are two variables an option trader relies on. Combining trend following, momentum, and trend reversal indicators on the thinkorswim platform may help you determine which direction prices may be moving and with how much momentum.

6 min read  |  thinkMoney Magazine
Technical Analysis Basics Explained: Understanding Trends and Moving Averages September 10, 2018 4:00 AM   |  

Learn how to identify stock market trends using moving averages to help add context, support decision making, and complement other forms of analysis.

7 min read  |  Technical Analysis
Overbought or Oversold Stocks: Stochastic Oscillators Can Help Time Trades August 14, 2018 4:00 AM   |  

A stochastic oscillator measures the distance between a stock’s closing price and the range of highs and lows to help identify turning points.

4 min read  |  Charting
Chasing Success: Is a Lack of Focus Holding Your Trading Back? January 17, 2018 11:00 PM   |  

They say generals are always fighting the last war. Some traders take that to mean they should flit from strategy to strategy, but should they?

2 min read  |  Trading Psychology
Financial Facepalms: Avoid These 7 Common Trading Mistakes December 4, 2017 11:00 PM   |  

Learn seven of the most common trading mistakes to avoid.

4 min read  |  Trading Basics
Finding Trade Candidates on the 52-Week-High List October 27, 2016 12:00 AM   |  

We've all heard the adage, "buy low-sell high," but what about buying high and potentially selling higher?

2 min read  |  Stocks & Stock Sectors
How Bollinger Bands Measure Volatility, Overbought, & Oversold August 25, 2016 12:00 AM   |  

Learn to use the Bollinger Bands volatility indicator when measuring overbought and oversold conditions in stocks and indexes.

3 min read  |  Technical Analysis
Goldilocks & the Multi Commodity Channel Index System June 30, 2012 8:00 PM   |  

Trading systems can be too hot or too cold, depending on a chart indicator's settings. Consider using two different Commodity Channel Index (CCI) indicators.

2 min read  |  Technical Analysis
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