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September 19, 2015

In the June installment of Technically Speaking we highlighted equivolume charts, which integrate volume with price plots to help investors and traders more easily verify the trading volume for price top and bottoms, support and resistance, and more.

This month, we focus on a unique chart overlay that applies the standard volume histogram found at the bottom of many price charts to price instead of time. Volume-by-price is an indicator that shows the amount of volume for a particular range of closing prices. This, in turn, enables you to determine the level of buying and selling interest at a given price level.

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June 20, 2015

Equivolume Charts

Integrating volume with price plots makes it easier to verify the trading volume for price tops and bottoms, for support and resistance breakouts and more.

March 21, 2015

Bullish Percent Index

How to read the signals of a multipurpose indicator based on point & figure charts to identify possible overbought and oversold conditions, as well as possible market tops and bottoms.

December 20, 2014

Net New Highs

Tracking the cumulative net new highs can help you identify changes in momentum as possible market reversals.

September 20, 2014

McClellan Summation Index

A running total of the McClellan Oscillator values, the McClellan Summation Index is a market breadth indicator used for medium- and long-term trading.