A candlestick chart documents a given time period of human or algorithmic (e.g. investment robot) behavior, influenced by market-, company- and media news, rumors and assumptions, which affects the stock price. Being able to use knowledge of previous known structures, like support and resistance levels and understand the influence of mass-human emotional behavior (irrationality, neuroticism [...]


Technical analysis (TA) is a method for analyzing market and investor trends and behavior patterns expressed in candlestick charts, trading volumes, indicators. When looking at a stock, ask yourself - Is this chart telling me that I should be looking for buy or sell opportunities? QUESTIONS ASKED What’s the stock’s history? Exploring the monthly candlestick [...]