Very unexpectedly, and well before his time, Larry Katz passed away on April 11. 2011. Known to many in the Market Technicians Association and other professional organizations, Larry had spent...
Seeking Editor for Journal of Technical Analysis
The MTA Journal of Technical Analysis (JTA) Steering Committee, comprised of Julie Dahlquist, Ph.D., CMT, Michael Moody, CMT and George Schade, Jr., CMT, has created the job specifications for the...
The Origins Of The Stochastic Oscillatorby George A. Schade, Jr., CMT
This article answers the longstanding question who originated the %K and %D stochastic oscillator used by market technicians. The question has been debated for years. In center stage are the roles of...
Technical Analysis In Academia: The University Of Virginiaby Phil Roth, CMT
The MTA Educational Foundation has again been able to expand its university penetration in the Mid-Atlantic area. I made two presentations to students at the McIntire School of Commerce at the...
Interview with Ken Tower, CMTby Ken Tower, CMT & Amber Hestla-Barnhart
How would you describe your job? To provide valuable research to portfolio and hedge fund managers in a way that helps them make money. In my spare time I look for new clients. What led you to look...
Using and Understanding Point & Figure with Jeremy du Plessis, CMT, FSTAby Jeremy du Plessis, CMT, FSTA
On February 24, 2010, author and noted analyst Jeremy du Plessis made a presentation as aprt of the MTA Educational Web Series. His book, The Definitive Guide to Point and Figure, is an integral part...
Moving Averages: Uses and Limitsby Michael Carr, CMT
This is a standard tool for market technicians, but a review of the basics can often be helpful. The moving average, long used as market timing tool, can also be used to reduce risk. A moving average...
MTA Charles H. Dow Award – Winning Paper Announced! The Dow Award Committee is pleased to announce that coauthors Julie R. Dahlquist, Ph.D., CMT, senior lecturer, Department of Finance, at the...
New Educational Content This Month
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
November 18, 2020
Investing in Commodities – Seasonal Factors Make Active Management Necessary
Presenter(s): Kimberly Rios, CFA, CMT