The Encyclopedia Of Technical Market Indicators, Second Edition

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McGraw Hill Professional, Oct 22, 2002 - Business & Economics - 832 pages
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Today's most all-inclusive reference of technical indicators­­--what they are and how to use them to add value to any trading program

Technical analysis has become an incredibly popular investors' tool for gauging market strength and forecasting short-term direction for both markets and individual stocks. But as markets have changed dramatically, so too have technical indicators and elements. The Encyclopedia of Technical Market Indicators provides an alphabetical and up-to-date listing of hundreds of today's most important indicators. It defines what each indicator is, explains the philosophy behind the indicator, and­­ of the greatest importance­­ provides easy-to-understand guidelines for using it in day-to-day trading.

Broad in both scope and appeal, this one-of-a-kind reference painstakingly updates information from the previous edition plus defines and discusses nearly 100 new indicators.

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Great great book for technical analysts

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There is much much to learn here. Reaffirms many market truths while debunking popular but ultimately useless programs put forth and sold by contemporary market gurus. Uses the power of solid math to ... Read full review


Introducing Technical Market Indicators
WalkForward Simulation of Technical Market Indicators Offers
Finding a Technical Market Indicator That Is Right for You

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Robert W. Colby, CMT, is a leading authority on investing. He is widely known as an independent researcher who consults with both individual and institutional investors, and he is a featured speaker on investment research methods and the investment outlook at conferences and seminars worldwide. For his latest ongoing research, go to

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