trading pattern

Trading pattern

Long-range direction of a security or commodity futures price, charted by drawing one line connecting the highest prices the security has reached and another line connecting the lowest prices at which the security has traded over the same period. See: Technical analysis.

Trading Pattern

The graphical representation on a chart of a trend in security prices. Technical analysts identify trading patterns for a security and predict future price movements, in part, by matching current patterns with previous patterns.

trading pattern

The systematic movement of a security's price during a period of time. Traders attempt to discover trading patterns and profit from them when buying and selling.
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They also followed the same trading pattern just prior to the close of the market on numerous occasions.
This trading pattern does not indicate that AKD Group members were engaged in insider trading as the shares sold by the AKD Group were bought at considerable time period before the decision of OGRA dated 24, 2010.
This estimation is very close to our updated calculation for December and is a surprise for us as we inferred from the intraday trading pattern that the NBR had picked up significantly more hard currency during the past month, possibly almost E1bn.
Gold in Q2 also followed a key sentiment trading pattern.
The last-minute rush by many shoppers, combined with a more favourable trading pattern where Christmas fell on Saturday, drove strong sales," it said.
When detecting market abuse, the new surveillance system will use a quantitative approach that will assign a score based on the perceived fairness of a trading pattern.
At times the team's telephone helpline was going non-stop as farmers rang for advice on the latest situation and how they could adjust their trading pattern to comply with new changes in legislation.
The vessel is not optimal in the present trading pattern of Navale Francaise due to the somewhat larger size than the rest of the Navale Francaise fleet," Camillo Eitzen & Co said.
The company's trading pattern for 2003 was familiar, with its science, medical and legal divisions all performing above market average, and covering the drop in sales suffered by the company's education and business divisions, reports ample.
Following a recent trading pattern, prices Thursday weakened in the morning, stabilized in the early afternoon and then surged - especially in the larger, blue-chip stocks - just before the close.
Wall Street has taken a cautious approach to digital currencies, which are unregulated and have very volatile trading patterns.
Dry bulk owners are looking for trades which could fare a bit better in the long term, as the market is still reeling from a shift in trading patterns, as a result of China's shift in economy.