Hi dear readers – big changes have come to Stock TickerPicker over the past month and a half and as CEO of MF Software I wanted to write to share the changes and thinking.
Two months ago, we got word that the BATS exchange, from which we got our realtime intraday charting feeds, was planning to dramatically increase prices for all data distributors like ourselves.… Read the rest
Stochastics: What are they Good for? Absolutely…something! 5 things, in fact. Stock TickerPicker has optional stochastic indicator charts that can be enabled and many people prefer this indicator over the MACD or other indicators.
Here’s what stochastics can tell you:
Stock TickerPicker is a well-polished stock analysis and tracking tool that has been honed over dozens of updates through the years. It was one of the original stock charting apps on the App Store – we originally launched it as AAPLPicker in September 2008, and expanded/rebranded it as Stock TickerPicker in 2009 – and is now a fairly mature product.… Read the rest
A variety of high-flying tech stocks have reported earnings or made major announcements recently, with significant stock movement preceding & following the reports. These stocks are probably worth a closer look at the charts with some technical analysis to evaluate whether it’s time to invest.… Read the rest
One of the most common technical indicators used to analyze stock charts is the MACD indicator. This indicator shows you a stock’s momentum and stands for “Moving Average Convergence-Divergence.” When doing investing it is always a good idea to look at the MACD chart to help you understand when is the right time to jump in.… Read the rest
The RSI (relative strength indicator) can be very helpful in understanding a stock’s momentum and where it is trending. We discussed how to use Stock TickerPicker to evaluate a stock’s RSI indicator here. In this article, we’ll examine a few specific stocks that have been in the news lately.… Read the rest
While stock price movements on stock charts alone can tell you a lot about the likely future movement of the stock, additional calculations can yield indicators that bring out hard-to-see information about the underlying trends in the stock’s price movement. One such indicator is the Relative Strength Index or “RSI indicator,” and in this article I’ll explain what it is and how to set it up in Stock TickerPicker.… Read the rest
Everyone wants to be able to understand stock trends. Even if you are doing fundamental analysis, technical analysis of stock movements can be used to pick the right time to get in/out of the stocks you’ve evaluated. Simple Moving Averages (SMAs) are a foundational way that technical analysis gurus can evaluate recent stock movements, to determine those trends.… Read the rest
What does recent stock movement activity tell you? Do you know how to read a stock chart and see the trends? Understanding support and resistance points can be critical for understanding when to jump in or out of a stock. Let’s look at how to use Stock TickerPicker to work with Simple Moving Averages (SMAs) to do this.… Read the rest