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Michael Kahn

author Image Michael Kahn CMT, writes the twice-weekly Getting Technical column for Barron’s Online (www.barrons.com) and the daily Quick Takes Pro newsletter (www.quicktakespro.com). Kahn will be speaking at the AAII Investor Conference this fall; go to www.aaii.com/conference for more details.


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Area of Expertise: charting all markets

Website: www.quicktakespro.com/blog

Books:A Beginner's Guide to Charting Financial Markets” (Harriman House, 2008) and “Technical Analysis Plain and Simple,” 3rd edition (FT Press, 2010).

Topics Presented in Speeches: “How to Use Charts,” “Why to Use Charts Even if You Are a Fundamental Analyst,” “Overall Market Forecasting (Long- and Short-Term)”

Biography:
Michael Kahn, CMT, has been working with charts and technical analysis since 1986. He writes the twice weekly Getting Technical column for Barron's Online and edits the daily Quick Takes Pro market letter. Formerly the chief technical analyst for BridgeNews, Kahn is a regular guest on PBS' Nightly Business Report and CNBC.

He has frequently appeared as an instructor with online schools such as www.bloomberguniversity.com and at live seminars including the Money Show. Kahn is active in the Market Technicians Association (www.mta.org), having served as director and chairing both the newsletter and marketing committees.

 

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  1. Trading Strategies »

    Knowing When It’s Time to Sell

    Charts can help investors determine when it is time to sell by showing whether a stock’s price has fallen below its recent trend of rising prices.

    July 2013 | Journal

  2. Picking the Right Stocks Using Charts image

    Features »

    Picking the Right Stocks Using Charts

    Charts can help you quickly identify the sectors, and stocks, benefiting from high levels of relative strength.

    June 2011 | Journal

  3. Why Technical Analysis Matters image

    Features »

    Why Technical Analysis Matters

    Chart watching can help investors make better decisions. A five-step process can take a stock from an idea to a decision to buy or sell.

    April 2010 | Journal

  4. Stocks »

    Why Technical Analysis Matters

    Chart watching can help investors make better decisions. A five-step process can take a stock from an idea to a decision to buy or sell.

    April 2010 | Evergreen