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  • joethomas104 joethomas104 May 9, 2013 12:58 PM Flag

    but it's up 3% on low volume

    that means you should short it, lol, idiots

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    • that's how much of a moron you are. Up on low volume is bearish. If you don't believe me google it jackass. Since the split the stock has traded above average volume once, on a down day. You need to stop hanging around malls little joey. Here I'll make it east for you.

      How to Interpret Volume on a Stock Chart
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      The volume on a stock chart is probably the most misunderstood of all technical indicators used by swing traders. There is only a couple of times when it is actually even useful. In fact, you could trade any stock without even looking at it!

      First a definition...

      Stock chart volume is the number of shares traded during a given time period.

      Usually plotted as a histogram under a chart, volume represents the interest level in a stock. If a stock is trading on low volume, then there is not much interest in the stock. But, on the other hand, if a stock is trading on high volume, then there is a lot of interest in the stock.

      Volume simply tells us the emotional excitement (or lack thereof) in a stock.

 
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