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Thomas Bulkowski’s successful investment activities allowed him to retire at age 36. He is an internationally known author and trader with 30+ years of stock market experience and widely regarded as a leading expert on chart patterns. He may be reached at

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Busted
Patterns
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Patterns
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Patterns
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Market
Industrials (^DJI):
Transports (^DJT):
Utilities (^DJU):
Nasdaq (^IXIC):
S&P500 (^GSPC):
As of 12/13/2018
24,597 70.11 0.3%
9,673 -161.07 -1.6%
760 6.01 0.8%
7,070 -27.98 -0.4%
2,651 -0.53 0.0%
YTD
-0.5%
-8.9%
5.0%
2.4%
-0.9%
Tom's Targets    Overview: 11/28/2018
25,350 or 23,650 by 12/15/2018
10,600 or 9,650 by 12/15/2018
765 or 730 by 12/15/2018
7,350 or 6,750 by 12/15/2018
2,750 or 2,580 by 12/15/2018

Written by and copyright © 2005-2018 by Thomas N. Bulkowski. All rights reserved. Disclaimer: You alone are responsible for your investment decisions. See Privacy/Disclaimer for more information. Some pattern names are the registered trademarks of their respective owners.

This article discusses a reader survey of stock brokers and stock trading software conducted by Technical Analysis of Stocks & Commodities magazine. The following results are from a survey of their readership conducted in late 2017.

Stock Brokers/Brokerage Ranking

Here are reader's favorites for stock brokerages.

The following were 'honorable mentions' (the order is as listed in the magazine and it doesn't appear to be alphabetical).

(Results used with their permission)

 

Trading Software Ranking

A question I'm asked often is what software do I use to trade? I wrote my own, but here's how readers voted.

In the category of "Standalone analytical software, $500 or less"...

(Results used with their permission)

The bonus issue, which is included with your subscription, has 21 categories, covering data, brokerages, trading platforms/software, systems, trading schools, favorite websites and favorite article (I tied for 4th this year!). Visit traders.com for more information.

-- Thomas Bulkowski

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See Also

  • The FAQ (frequently asked questions) page may have other topics of interest.
  • Hardware survey. This reports on a survey of 50 trading setups.
  • A study of studies. Results from 53 chart pattern studies.
  • Research. I post my research results here. Lots of articles to curl your toes!
  • Tutorials. Need help? Check here.

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