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Technically Speaking: Overlays


September 19, 2015 by Wayne A. Thorp , CFA

A unique chart overlay that indicates the amount of volume for a particular range of closing prices.

Pivot Points

Fourth Quarter 2013 by CI Staff

Using pivot points to identify support and resistance levels.

Bollinger Bands

First Quarter 2012 by CI Staff

Gauging the volatility in a security by constructing standard deviation bands above and below a simple moving average.

Trading Channels

First Quarter 2010 by AAII Staff

Building on support and resistance levels, trading channels allow short-term and intermediate-term traders to track developing trading ranges.