Advancing the Discipline of Technical Analysis

The CMT Association is the home of the Chartered Market Technician® (CMT) Program, the preeminent, global designation for technical analysis and the only technical analysis designation recognized by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) qualifying candidates for a Series 86 exemption upon passing Levels I & II of the CMT exam. The Chartered Market Technician® designation is awarded to those who demonstrate mastery of a core body of knowledge of investment risk in portfolio management settings and hold themselves to the highest ethical standards.

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Latest Technical Analysis News & Event Reminders

Netflix Stock Is at a Crucial Pivot Point
August 10, 2017

Shares of Netflix (NFLX​) are still in the dumps after the Walt Disney Co. (DIS) said earlier this week it would pull its content off the streaming service, which worried investors about the long-term effect on earnings. The stock fell two percent...
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Why Big Investors Are Bullish on Nike Stock
August 8, 2017

A 16 percent gain this year for shares of Nike Inc. (NKE) tells a story of healthy institutional buying while other athletic names such as Foot Locker Inc. (FL) and Under Armour Inc. (UA) lag. Since the shoe maker’s fiscal fourth-quarter earnings...
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More Reasons to Worry Amid the Euphoria
August 8, 2017

As the Dow reaches another milestone, other indexes whittle away at some of the market’s bullish underpinnings. Read...
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Recent Technical Analysis Knowledge Base Updates

Navigating the CMT Association & the Level I Exam
August 9, 2017

The CMT Association invites you to join us for a live info session about the Association and the CMT Program. Ever wonder why a security in your portfolio trades way above or way below your calculation of intrinsic value? Ever wonder how it can...
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Post-Modern Technical Analysis: A Potential Reconciliation of EMH and TA
July 12, 2017

A webcast presentation originally held on July 12, 2017 by Gordon Scott, CMT as part of the MTA's Educational Web...
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Standing in the Footprints: Information Hidden in Plain Sight
June 28, 2017

A webcast presentation originally held on June 28th, 2017 by Jason Bodner as part of the MTA's Educational Web Series. Measuring unusual institutional activity at the single stock level reveals telling details of leading and lagging equities....
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