Charting Terms and Definitions

advance/decline line (A/D or AD)
ascending triangle
bar chart
bear flag
bollinger bands
breakout
bull flag
candlestick chart
chart
chart pattern
consolidation
cup with handle pattern
declining wedge
double bottom
double top
exhaustion gap
false breakout
Fibonacci retracement
gap
gap opening
head and shoulders pattern
inclining wedge
line studies
McClellan Oscillator
moving average convergence/divergence (MACD)
neckline
pennant
periodicity
point and figure chart
price bar
Relative Strength Index (RSI)
resistance
retracement
reversal amount
reverse head and shoulders pattern
rising bottom
rounded bottom
rounded top
runaway gap
simple moving average
speed resistance lines (SRL)
stochastic oscillator
support
symmetrical triangle
top
trading channel
trading range
trend line
triple bottom
triple top
upflag
V bottom
W bottom
XO chart

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