Welcome to ChartSchool, our extensive educational resource for investors of all levels. Here you can learn everything there is to know about investing and the analysis of financial charts.

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Table of Contents


Here you will find articles that can help you understand more about Technical Analysis, Fundamental Analysis, investing in the financial markets and more.

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Chart Analysis

Articles in this section describe the various financial charting tools that we offer and explain the methods used to analyze them. The topics include trend analysis, chart patterns, point & figure charting and more.

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Indicators & Overlays

Detailed descriptions and formulas for our extensive array of technical indicators and chart overlays, including popular tools such as Moving Averages, MACD, RSI, Bollinger Bands and more.

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Market Indicators

Articles here offer detailed descriptions and formulas for our broad market indicators, including Advance-Decline Lines, VIX and TRIN, and the DecisionPoint Market Indicators.

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Market Analysis

This section is full of articles on the many different types of market analysis, including Intermarket Analysis, Dow Theory, Elliott Wave Theory, DecisionPoint's approach, and more.

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Browse through our extensive collection of helpful definitions for common financial, investment, and technical analysis terminology.

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Trading Strategies & Models

Learn more about various technical trading strategies and systems and how these methods can be implemented using the tools available at

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Index & Market Indicator Catalog

Documentation for the index symbols provided by, including breadth indicators, futures contracts, economic indicators, and more.

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Charting Resources


Our standard charting tool

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Our chart annotation tool

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Point & Figure Charts

The old-school X's and O's chart

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Interactive relative performance graphs

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Monthly historical performance charts

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Our visual sector performance tool

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RRG Charts

Relative Rotation Graphs

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Scanning Resources

Scan Engine

Here you will find the detailed user guide for our powerful stock screening tool, the Scan Engine

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Introduction to
Advanced Scanning

This easy-to-follow article will teach you everything you need to know to create and run advanced technical scans

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The Advanced Scan Library

An extensive collection of technical scans for StockCharts members to study

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Educational Resources

StockCharts Blogs

A large collection of free blogs full of invaluable market commentary and chart analysis

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ChartWatchers Newsletter

Our free twice-monthly email newsletter full of educational articles and current market commentary

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The StockCharts Store

Browse through hundreds of best-selling investment and technical analysis books at unbeatable discount prices

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Public ChartLists

Diverse collections of current financial charts maintained and voted on by active StockCharts members

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StockCharts Answer Network (S.C.A.N.)

An independent user-to-user help site and online network for all things related to

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