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

Optuma
Data Visualization and Professional Education: A Powerful Partnership for Investment Professionals
May 24, 2016

The Market Technicians Association (MTA) and Optuma Financial Solutions (OFS) announce partnership to provide data visualization technology to candidates in the Chartered Market Technician (CMT) Program. (PRWEB) MAY 24, 2016 The Market...
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Technically Speaking Magazine
Technically Speaking April 2016 Issue Now Available!
April 1, 2016

This month we provide a small sample of work from a few of the speakers who will be presenting their research at the Annual Symposium. In the next few issues we will be providing summaries of some of these presentations in Technically Speaking. As...
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Technically Speaking Magazine
Technically Speaking March 2016 Issue Now Available!
March 15, 2016

Recently the MTA annual award recipients were announced. Annual Award: Louise Yamada, CMT Memorial Award: Paul Macrae Montgomery Service Award: Ron Meisels Charles H. Dow Award: Charlie Bilello, CMT & Michael A. Gayed, CFA Each of...
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Recent Technical Analysis Knowledge Base Updates

Exploring the Predictive Nature of the StockTwits Community Platform
July 20, 2016

A webcast presentation originally held on July 20th, 2016 by Joe Gits as part of the MTA's Educational Web Series. The Event will cover the process of statistical normalization of conversations on the StockTwits platform.  We will explore the...
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Harnessing the Volatility Risk Premium for Enhanced Risk-Adjusted Returns
July 13, 2016

A webcast presentation originally held on July 13th, 2016 by Matt Moran as part of the MTA's Educational Web Series. As investors have struggled to cope with bear markets over the past decade, more attention has been focused on investments and...
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Momentum…is Not Enough!
June 29, 2016

A webcast presentation by Don Beasley, originally held on June 29th, 2016 as part of the MTA's Educational Web Series. While momentum is a much researched anomaly in domestic stock markets, there are many “things” that affect momentum...
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