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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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Bulkowski's Volume Pattern Resource

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Candles Chart
Small Patterns
Industrials (^DJI):
Transports (^DJT):
Utilities (^DJU):
Nasdaq (^IXIC):
S&P500 (^GSPC):
As of 10/17/2014
16,380 263.17 1.6%
8,148 121.64 1.5%
563 3.62 0.6%
4,258 41.05 1.0%
1,887 24.00 1.3%
Tom's Targets    Overview: 10/10/2014
16,800 or 15,800 by 11/01/2014
8,400 or 7,500 by 11/01/2014
580 or 540 by 11/01/2014
4,350 or 4,050 by 11/01/2014
1,950 or 1,800 by 11/01/2014
Wilder RSI: -0.9%

Written by and copyright © 2005-2013 by Thomas N. Bulkowski. All rights reserved.

This page is the main gateway for volume patterns. Some believe that volume plays an important role in technical analysis. My studies of volume and chart patterns shows that it adds value, but I usually ignore it.

I have a brief review of the results from studies, namely:

-- Thomas Bulkowski

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