A stock chart is simply a pictorial view of the price of a stock over time. Virtually all common styles of stock charts can be generated for free online or through your online stock brokers. Just generating charts is not enough. You need to learn how to read stock charts in order to gain any value from them. Learning how to read stock charts can be broken down into understanding the timescales, understanding the price scales, and knowing the different charting styles.
If you are buying penny stocks, you need to determine if you’re looking to capitalize on day trading or if you’re just looking for a diamond in the rough to stick with for the long run. Continue reading