Technical Analysis from A to Z

Technical Analysis from A to Z

Second Edition — By Steven B. Achelis


Covers Every Training Tool, From The Absolute Breadth Index to The Zig Zag


"Steve Achelis explains the many complex technical indicators in simple language. This book can be used as a dictionary for technical analysis."

William O'Neil, Founder and Chairman, Investor's Business Daily


"Investing without looking at a chart is like forecasting the weather without looking at the sky—impossible!"

Technical Analysis from A to Z begins with a concise yet thorough introduction to technical analysis. It then provides insights into more than 140 timeless technical indicators with explanations and charts. It is the technical analysis desktop reference.

The calculations of more than 100 of the indicators are presented with algebraic formulas and step-by-step explanations. Even more detailed calculations can be found in the companion spreadsheet.

It shouldn't be surprising that more than 150,000 copies of A to Z have been sold—this book will help you make better trades.

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Learn about the experts and the books behind these technical indicators.

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The A..Z Companion Spreadsheet contains detailed computer spreadsheets for 100+ of the indicators in Technical Analysis from A to Z.

"Steve Achelis has done it again The first edition was a wonderfully comprehensive encyclopedia of market indicators. The second edition is even better."

—Martin Pring
President, International Institute of Economic Research, Author, Technical Analysis Explained and Introduction to Technical Analysis

"Steve Achelis' Technical Analysis from A to Z helps the reader transition from the realm of magic to the land of understanding. This revision of his classic reference on technical techniques and indicators is a must for any technical analysis library."

—John Bollinger, CFA, MFT
Bollinger Capital Management

"There is an urgent need for a concise reference on such a vast array of technical tools. Achelis' new edition fulfills that need and should provide an invaluable guide to newcomers and veterans alike."

—John J. Murphy
President, MurphyMorris.com, Author, Technical Analysis of the Financial Markets and Intermarket Technical Analysis