Bloomberg Visual Guide to Candlestick Charting

  • ID: 2216074
  • February 2012
  • 384 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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Bloomberg Visual Guide to Candlestick Charting

"Another winner from Michael Thomsett! Many traders consider candlestick charting a difficult subject to master, but the Bloomberg Visual Guide to Candlestick Charting has made it easy. The interactive quality of this book makes a complicated topic come alive. Michael's enthusiasm leaps off the page I didn't want to put it down."
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Introduction: The Value of Candlestick Charting vii

Chapter 1: Types of Charts 1

Chapter 2: The History of Candlesticks 11

An Era of Commerce and Growth 11

The God of the Markets 12

Candlesticks Come to America 13

Chapter 3: Candlesticks and Their Attributes 15

The Importance of Long Candlesticks 18

The Opposite: The Extremely Narrow–Range Session 18

Attributes Missing in Candlestick Analysis 19

Chapter 4: Pitfalls of Candlesticks 21

Chapter 5: Confirmation 29

Chapter 6: The Six Basic Candlesticks 31

Chapter 7: Candlestick Alphabetical Entries 36

Chapter 8: Noncandlestick Confirmation Indicators and Terms 246

Appendix: Bloomberg Functionality Cheat Sheet 370

Bibliography 371

Index 372

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Michael C. Thomsett is a financial writer with over sixty books and hundreds of articles to his credit, including the eight editions of
Getting Started in Options, as well as
Getting Started in Swing Trading,
Getting Started in Fundamental Analysis,
Getting Started in Property Flipping, and
Getting Started in Rental Income. He has been a management consultant in the securities industries and is an active options trader.

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