Trading Tools: Avoiding Mistakes

October 28, 2020
Find out how you can how you can use technical and fundamental indicators together to figure out whether it might be a good or bad time to enter a trade.

It's important to use different fundamental and technical tools when looking at possible trading opportunities. You can sometimes help to avoid potentially costly mistakes by applying several indicators when researching stocks.

Trading Tools: Avoiding Mistakes

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What is it like to trade with Schwab?

Weekly Trader's Outlook

Investors approved of this week's inflation read and responded by pushing most of the major indices to fresh all-time highs. Although we're overbought, the near-term path of least resistance appears to be higher.

Today's Options Market Update

In addition to any insight from Fed officials on the PCE data, the latest Michigan sentiment survey should give a peak into consumers' views on inflation and jobs.

Looking to the Futures

Two months into the year, the Bloomberg Commodity Index ($BCOM) is down 2.1% at 96.78.

This video is made available for general informational purposes only and should not be considered an individualized recommendation or personalized investment advice. The investment strategies mentioned may not be suitable for everyone.

Schwab does not recommend the use of technical analysis as a sole means of investment research. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

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