Technical Analysis

May 21, 2022

Interpret market data to identify patterns and trends to make more educated predictions.

Trading Volume as a Market Indicator

Sometimes stock price trends aren't quite what they seem. Here's how to use volume to confirm or refute a trend.

The Ins and Outs of Short Selling

Make sure you understand the risks of short selling before taking the plunge.

Identifying Head-and-Shoulders Patterns in Stock Charts

Identifying so-called head-and-shoulders patterns can be tricky but profitable.

Trading Up-Close: Stop and Stop-Limit Orders

Learn the difference between a stop order and a stop-limit order and how to decide when to use one over the other

Schwab traders get in-depth research tools

How to Pick Stocks Using Fundamental and Technical Analysis

Find out how you can use these two stock-picking strategies together.

Filtering the Market Using Technical Analysis

Identify and evaluate potential trade opportunities using technical analysis tools, including trend lines, moving averages, volume, and more.

Bollinger Bands: What They Are and How to Use Them

Bollinger Bands® help you identify sharp, short-term price movements and potential entry and exit points.

Trading Tools: Combining Indicators

Find out how you can how you can bring several technical and fundamental indicators together to help you decide which stocks to trade and which to avoid.

Trading Up-Close: Technical vs. Fundamental Analysis

Fundamental analysis and technical analysis strategies both have followings among traders. But you don’t have to limit yourself to just one. Learn how you can combine them to get a better all-around view of the markets.

Trading Up-Close: Using Technical Analysis

Kevin Horner explains the basic concepts behind technical analysis and how it can be used as part of a broad and diverse trading strategy.