Technical Analysis Crash Course: Volume

TA Crash Course: Volume

Volume is an important technical indicator that should be used on every price chart. The volume indicator represents the total trading activity for a specified time period, meaning how many actual units of an instrument have been exchanged. This information is usually represented by vertical columns at the bottom of the chart. Higher volume bars mean trading activity was heavier for the particular time period,…

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Dragonchain: Making enterprises faster, smarter, and safer

Dragonchain is a turnkey commercial blockchain platform which allows developers to rapidly and securely deploy blockchain applications with common programming languages such as Java, Python, Node, and C#. Because blockchain applications traditionally require specialists, this allows a company to utilize smart contracts using existing software engineers in a flexible, easy to use way. The technology model of Dragonchain is similar to Amazon’s AWS model, Dragon…

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The Fan Principle Technical Analysis Tips

How to spot weak trends and market reversals using the trendline fan principle

Trendlines are one of the most simple and perhaps the most fundamental tool in technical analysis. The significance of a trendline is determined by how many times it has been successfully tested and the length it has been intact. The more times a trendline is successfully tested, the more confidence traders will have in that trendline in terms of support or resistance. Likewise, the penetration…

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When is the best time of the day to trade cryptocurrency?

About Market Trading Sessions Unlike trading stocks and commodities through a traditional broker, the cryptocurrency market is open 24/7 across a growing number of online exchanges worldwide. Trading when global markets are closed can result in light volume and lower liquidity as professional traders are usually not active outside of these hours. Closing times for traditional market exchanges vary, but they usually open in the…

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ETH Breaks Historic Trendline Resistance

ETH Breaks Historic Trendline Resistance

The bull rally continues as Ethereum manages to break the historical trendline resistance that dates back to December 2017. Volume and momentum oscillators suggest that the break is clean and the market has enough steam to push price higher. Looking at the chart above, there was a beautiful price consolidation along the historical trendline which was the first clue that things could break. Most of…

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Crypto Market Analysis December 19, 2018 Ethereum TA

Market Update: Bitcoin Reverses, Ethereum Plays Out as Expected

This will be a short update on the market since my Bitcoin and Ethereum analysis last week. I’m mainly interested in Ethereum right now as I think the upcoming Constantinople Hard Fork will give it a performance boost over Bitcoin. So far this theory has been validated as the ETH $85 accumulation range I pointed out earlier this month held strong as Bitcoin dropped. Each…

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Moving Averages Crash Course: How to identify market trends and price reversals

TA Crash Course: Moving Averages

Moving averages are some of the most fundamental and versatile of all indicators used for technical analysis. The purpose of a moving average is to identify or signal that a new trend has begun or that an existing trend has reversed. While chart patterns may be subjective and hard to follow, moving averages are precise and easy to interpret. This is what makes them so…

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