Technical Analysis and the Newsby Michael Carr, CMT
Noted technical analyst Andrew Cardwell is fond of saying that technical analysis writes tomorrow’s headlines. In his experience, and the experience of many others, price trends tend to start long...
Technical Analysis is an Economic Research Topicby Michael Carr, CMT
A recent working paper published the Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis offers an academic look at technical analysis rules. This is not the first time that the field has been reviewed by...
Technical Analysis and FREDby Michael Carr, CMT
Technical tools work on any freely traded market and more and more we are seeing the techniques of technical analysis applied to economic data. While most technicians have a ready source of market...
Letter from the 2010 Symposium Chairpersonby Jeffery E. Lay, CMT
On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Market Technicians Association, I want to personally encourage you to attend the 2010 Annual Symposium in New York City. This year’s event will be held at...
US Government Sources of Databy Michael Carr, CMT
In addition to the Federal Reserve, several other government web sites offer useful economic data. Bureau of Labor Statistics offers details on unemployment, productivity, earnings, and inflation...
Is It Real, or Is It Randomized?: A Financial Turing Testby Jasmina Hasanhodzic & Andrew W. Lo, PhD & Emanuele Viola
Editor’s note: One argument against technical analysis cited within the academic community is that technicians can not tell the difference between actual price charts and random data. This...
US Stock Market Returns – What is in Store?by Dr Prieur du Plessis
Editor’s Note: Is this technical analysis? In this article, the author uses the past to develop an opinion on the future. The data is based on market action (price in the P/E ratio is derived from...
Spring 2010 CMT Registration – Level 3 Closes in 1 Week! Registration for the CMT Level 3 Exam closes on Friday, April 9th. Sign up today to ensure your preferred time, date, and location!...
New Educational Content This Month
December 10, 2020
Using Pattern Recognition in Contraction and Expansion Phases
Presenter(s): Leslie Jouflas, CMT
December 2, 2020
Identifying Opportunities and Managing Risk with the Tactical Composite Trend Model
Presenter(s): Dean Christians, CMT
November 25, 2020
Optimizing Inefficiencies in Technical Analysis
Presenter(s): Jake Wujastyk