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Thu, 17 December 2020

What are cyclical stocks?

Whenever a macroeconomic event occurs, the prices of certain groups of stocks are affected. These are called cyclical stocks – something traders of all levels should be aware of. Here’s what they are, and how to trade them. 

Mon, 5 October 2020

Technical Analysis Part 10: Putting it All Together

In the final part of this ten-part series, you’ll learn how you can pull everything together in order to come up with a strategy, and then build on that to improve the results you are achieving.

Mon, 5 October 2020

Technical Analysis Part 9: Risk and Trade Management

Part 9 of our ten-part technical analysis course looks at risk and trade management – an often-overlooked aspect of TA. Technical analysis gives you a set of rules; fixed and objective parameters around which to trade, which in turn, creates the psychological discipline you need in your trading.

Mon, 5 October 2020

Technical Analysis Part 8: Strategy Design and Implementation

It’s fine having all this new knowledge, but how do you use it in the real world? Technical analysis is a multi-talented tool that can be used for many things in your trading. 

Mon, 5 October 2020

Technical Analysis Part 7: Japanese Charts

Technical analysis pro Stephan Hoad introduces you to his specialist subject – Japanese Charts. In this video, you’ll discover four concepts in brief – Heikin Ashi, Renko, Kagi and Line Break.

Mon, 5 October 2020

Technical Analysis Part 6: Alternative Concepts – New Approaches to Technical Analysis

Stephen Hoad discusses Alternative Concepts – new approaches to Technical Analysis following the introduction of more sophisticated charting and better IT software. Some are radical, but they are worth exploration and discussion.

Mon, 5 October 2020

Technical Analysis Part 5: Volume, Volatility, and Sentiment

Learn how analysing volume, volatility, and sentiment could help give you supportive, independent information in your analysis of any given asset. It looks at how much an asset has traded over time, how that asset behaves and how the market ‘feels’ about your asset.

Mon, 5 October 2020

Technical Analysis Part 4: Price Confirmation Tools – Trend and Momentum

Covering the basic tools you need to analyse trend and price action. Stephen shows you how to use Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) indicators, Commodity Channel Indices (CCI), the Relative Strength Index (RSI) and Stochastics to decode the latest price action and identify ways to trade.

Mon, 5 October 2020

Technical Analysis Part 3: Direct Price Analysis (DPA) Tools

Learn eight key aspects of technical analysis: trends, support & resistance, patterns on price, moving averages, bands, trending or ranging markets, Fibonacci, pivot points, and Ichimoku. Together, these form the basis of detailed technical analysis and allow you to dive deeper into market movements to find the signals that will inform your trading.

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