Technical signA short-term trend in the price movement of a security that analysts recognize as significant.
Technical analystsTechnical analysts
Also called chartists or technicians, analysts who use mechanical rules to detect changes in the supply of and demand for a stock, and to capitalize on the expected change.
Technical rallyTechnical rally
Short rise in securities or commodities futures prices in the face of a general declining trend. Such a rally may result because investors are bargain hunting or because analysts have noticed a particular support level at which securities usually bounce up. Antithesis of correction.
Technical descriptorsTechnical descriptors
Variables that are used to describe the market in terms of patterns in historical data.
Technical barrier to tradeTechnical barrier to trade
A technical regulation or other requirement (for testing, labeling, packaging, marketing, certificaiton, etc.) applied to imports in a way that restricts trade.
Technical analysisTechnical analysis
Security analysis that seeks to detect and interpret patterns in past security prices.
Further SuggestionsTechnical forecasting
Technical condition of a market