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Michael Kahn, CMT
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Real World Technical Analysis

RWTA image Michael Kahn has been working with charts and technical analysis since 1986 and currently writes the twice-weekly "Getting Technical" column for Barron's Online as well as the daily "Quick Takes Pro" technical newsletter (

He was formerly Chief Technical Analyst for BridgeNews and a regular on such financial programs as PBS' Nightly Business Report, Yahoo Finance Vision and WebFN. He has written three books on technical analysis and has appeared frequently as an instructor on online schools such as and He was also on the Board of Directors of the Marketing for the Market Technicians Association (

Real World Technical Analysis, a 143-page book, printed on full size 8.5" x 11" pages to provide large, easy-to-see graphics and charts.

Section One contains detailed descriptions of 42 technical indicators, including all of today's most popular studies and some not-so-common indicators such as Andrews Pitchfork, Commodity Channel Index, Market Profile, and Speed Lines.

Section Two includes 20 of Mr. Kahn's favorite analytical techniques, plainly detailed so that both novice and professional traders alike can quickly grasp these concepts. Some of these techniques are published for the first time in Real World Technical Analysis.

If you are new to the world of technical analysis this book is a must-have. If you are a seasoned technician this book will not only prove to be an often-used reference guide, but also the source of fresh new analytical techniques.

  • Andrew's Pitchfork
  • Bollinger Bands
  • Bar Chart Patterns
    • Support and Resistance
    • Continuation Patterns
    • Reversal Patterns
    • Divergence
  • Candlestick Charts
    • Reversal Indicators
    • Continuation Indicators
  • Commodity Channel Index
  • Cumulative Sum
  • Cumulative Volume
  • Cycles
  • Departure
  • Directional Movement Index
  • Directional Movement System
  • Elliott Wave
    • Impulse Waves
    • Corrective Waves
  • Expired Futures
  • Fan Lines
  • Fibonacci Retracements
  • Gann Analysis
  • Gaps
  • Logarithmic Scaling
  • MACD
  • Market Profile©
  • Momentum
  • Money Flow
  • Moving Averages
  • Open Interest
  • Overlay
  • Parabolic Time/Price System
  • Pivot Points
  • Point and Figure
  • Price-Volume Histogram
  • Rate of Change
  • Ratio
  • Relative Ratio
  • Relative Strength
  • Relative Strength Index (RSI)
  • Speed Lines
  • Spreads
    • Basis Spreads
    • Calendar Spreads
    • Processing Spreads
  • Stochastics
  • Trend Lines
  • Volatility (Historical)
  • Volume
  • Williams %R
  • Yield Curve
  • Support Becomes Resistance
  • Measuring the Move
  • Divergence
  • Success from Failure
  • Know Your Indicator
  • Trend Breaks in Studies
  • Let the Market Talk
  • Corrections in Perspective
  • Theme and Variation
  • Technician's License
  • Cup with Handle
  • Dealing with Night Trading
  • Invalidating a Trend Line
  • Less is More
  • Sentiment Indicators
  • Intermarket Analysis
  • The Real World
  • Low Risk Trading
  • Pulling the Trigger
  • When to Stay Out
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