Advancing the Discipline of Technical Analysis

The Market Technicians 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

Technically Speaking January 2016 Issue Now Available
January 13, 2016

This month’s magazine is focused on actionable ideas for traders. After reading this issue of Technically Speaking, you will have specific ideas for designing a lon-g or short-term trading strategy or advancing your career potential as an...
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Technically Speaking Magazine
Technically Speaking, November/December 2015 Issue Now Online!
December 17, 2015

In this month’s issue we sadly note the passing of 2003 MTA Annual Award winner, Richard Russell. The story of his life was inseparable from his work and we present two examples of his work. There are many other examples available and young...
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CMT Curriculum Reading
CMT 2016 Curriculum Available Soon…
November 16, 2015

The MTA partnered with Wiley to streamline the CMT curriculum into concise custom published volumes - distinct for each level of the exam and comprehensive to the required body of knowledge. The total page count for each level has been reduced by...
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Recent Technical Analysis Knowledge Base Updates

Stock Trader’s Almanac 2016 Update, Outlook and Forecast
February 10, 2016

A webcast presentation by Jeffrey A. Hirsch originally held on February 10th, 2016 as part of the MTA's Educational Web Series. Jeffrey A. Hirsch, Editor of Stock Trader’s Almanac will run through a seasonal, fundamental and technical recap...
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Building a Career Using Technical Analysis
February 3, 2016

A webcast presentation by J.D. Hurd originally held on February 3rd, 2016 as part of the MTA's Educational Web...
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Volume Over Price…A Better Way
January 13, 2016

A webcast presentation by Bill Strazzullo, CFA, CMT originally held on January 13, 2016 as part of the MTA's Educational Web Series. Bill Strazzullo CFA, CMT is a globally recognized market strategist and trader who currently serves as a Partner...
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