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Definition: Charting


Quick Summary of Charting

A set of techniques, used by a chartist, to plot price movements and other financial market data on a graph. The theory is that by looking at historical movements of a stock or commodity or other tradeable asset, patterns can be spotted, and these patterns can be used to anticipate future price movements. There are many different strands of charting, also known as technical analysis.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Charting are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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