TrendSpider is happy to announce a new feature created to make your life a little easier when trading. Have you ever had an alert set (either a mental alert or actual alert on TrendSpider) that the price missed by only a few cents and you completely missed the price reversal or either a buy or sell? We know how you feel… That is why we created the “Sensitivity Control” feature for our Dynamic Price Alerts which allows users to add a margin of error or “cushion” to their alerts. See what we mean by checking out the video below!
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 such as Bollinger Bands and Keltner Channels, but this article will solely focus on channels created by support and resistance levels and how traders take advantage of these setups.
When it comes to technical trading, few people have an impact big enough for their name to become part of the lexicon of the industry, but John Bollinger is one such person. A long-time market technician, John Bollinger started looking at new ways of determining trading bands, that is areas of support and resistance, through adaptation of moving averages in the early 1980s. Information was hard to find in those pre-internet days, but using a basic microcomputer, John began developing his own approach. Continue reading Trading the Bollinger Bands: How to use multiple Time frames
When it comes to trading, there are two main approaches to understanding what the charts are telling you and assessing what the market is going to do next. The first, fundamental analysis, focuses on economic data to assess how a stock or instrument price may be affected, and the second, technical analysis, uses solely charts to look at potential future price action. Continue reading Top Features to look for in Technical Analysis Software
TrendSpider has an incredibly powerful and reliable engine for detecting Trendlines. It first identifies all possible trendlines, then it scores them to identify the strongest. Manual Tuning allows the user to customize the analysis without drawing any trendlines by hand at all. Check out this video to learn how it works and why you should use it. Continue reading TrendSpider User Guide Video: How to use Manual Tuning Mode to find the best Trendlines for you