Technical Analysis

This section contains papers discussing the methodology of investment based on the prediction of future prices from historical price and volume data.


Title:        Monthly and Weekly Charts    (published 30th November 2014)

Author:    Christopher Pratt

Description:
This paper presents examples of chart patterns to illustrate that it is not uncommon for them not to complete in textbook fashion, or for the predicted price move to fail to occur, but concludes that by being selective it is possible to find a greater proportion of patterns which offer opportunities for profit.

Title:        Technical Analysis, an Outline    (published 1st February 2015)   This paper is restricted to members only

Author:    Christopher Pratt

Description:
This paper presents is a very comprehensive discussion of the subject, contrasting it with Fundamental Analysis, and explaining the charts and the overlays and indicators used to assist in interpreting them. It finishes with an extensive book-list.