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Chart Patterns – Chart patterns, technical analysis of chart patterns, and trading chart patterns.

Cup and Handle – The Cup and Handle pattern is a bullish continuation pattern found within uptrends.

Flag Patterns – Flag patterns are continuation patterns found within trends which resemble a flag on a pole.

Bull Flag – Bull flag patterns are continuation patterns found within uptrends which resemble a flag on a pole.

Bear Flag – Bear flag patterns are continuation patterns found within downtrends which resemble an inverted flag on a pole.

Pennant Patterns – Pennant Patterns are continuation patterns marked by narrowing price action following a steady price move.

Bull Pennant – A Bull Pennant occurs during an uptrend as a resting period of narrowing price action to indicate upside continuation.

Bear Pennant – A Bear Pennant occurs during a downtrend as a resting period of narrowing price action to indicate downside continuation.

Triangle Patterns – Triangle Patterns are generally continuation patterns marked by narrowing price action which is easily seen with trend lines.

Symmetrical Triangle – Symmetrical Triangle patterns form a narrowing price range with converging trend lines which are symmetrical.

Ascending Triangle – Ascending Triangles are bullish and often form within uptrends as continuation patterns.

Descending Triangle – Descending Triangles are bearish continuation patterns which form within downtrends.

Channeling Stock – Channeling stocks are trading ranges formed by two parallel trend lines.

Descending Channel – Descending Channels are downtrends marked by two parallel trend lines.

Ascending Channel – Ascending Channels are uptrends formed by two parallel trend lines.

Rectangle Pattern – A rectangle pattern is a trading range following a trend, making it a continuation pattern.

Double Top – Double Top patterns are bearish reversal signals found at the end of an uptrend and are marked by two equal price highs.

Double Bottom – Double Bottom patterns are bullish reversal signals found at the end to a downtrend by forming two equal price lows.

Head and Shoulders Top – Head and Shoulders Top patterns are bearish reversal patterns found at the end of an uptrend.

Head and Shoulders Bottom – Head and Shoulders Bottom patterns are bullish reversal patterns found at the end of a downtrend.

Wedge Patterns – Wedge Patterns in stocks are marked by narrowing price action and converging trend lines.

Falling Wedge – Falling Wedge patterns are usually resolved to the upside, making them bullish chart patterns.

Rising Wedge – Rising Wedge patterns are bearish chart patterns with a narrowing price range and an upward slant.

Rounded Bottom – Rounded Bottom patterns are bullish reversal chart patterns following a downtrend which resemble a cup.

Triple Top – Triple Top patterns are bearish reversal patterns marked by three equal peaks following an uptrend.

Triple Bottom – Triple Bottom patterns are bullish reversal patterns marked by three equal lows following a downtrend.

Capitulation – Capitulation is panic selling, and often signals the end of a downtrend with a high volume decline.

Consolidation – Consolidation is another description for a trading range and the complete absence of a trend.

IPO – IPO stands for Initial Public Offering and is the first time a stock is traded publicly on an exchange.

Measured Move – Measured Moves are found within trends and are price projections for continuation chart patterns.

Overbought – Overbought conditions are found when a stock moves up at an unsustainable rate, and is due to consolidate or rest.

Oversold – Oversold conditions are found when a stock moves down at an unsustainable rate, and is due to consolidate or rest.

Short Selling – Selling Short – Short selling is the sale of a security which is not owned by the seller with the promise of replacing the borrowed shares with an offsetting purchase, hopefully at a lower price.

Support and Resistance – Support and Resistance levels are areas of excessive supply or demand which prevent a stock from moving lower or higher.

Stock Gaps – Stock Gaps occur when a stock skips a price level and a blank place is left on the stock chart.

Common Gap – Common Gaps are insignificant price gaps in a stock which are filled quickly.

Breakaway Gap – Breakaway Gaps signal the beginning of a trend in a stock and are not filled quickly.

Runaway Gap – Runaway Gaps occur during an emotional context of a trend, often in momentum stocks.

Exhaustion Gap – Exhaustion Gaps often signal the end of a trend and are filled soon after they form.

Trend Lines – Trend Lines connect a series of highs or lows to define and confirm a trend.

Uptrend – Uptrends are marked by consecutive higher lows and higher highs in a stock, resulting in a price advance which trends higher.

Downtrend – Downtrends are marked by consecutive lower highs and lower lows, resulting in a price decline which trends lower.

Parabolic Uptrend – Parabolic uptrends can also be called panic buying, when a stock begins to move higher so quickly it becomes almost vertical.

Volume – Volume is a measure of liquidity and is the total number of shares traded for a given timeframe.

Volatility – Volatility is the extent to which prices fluctuate.

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