How to Read Footprint Charts and Use Clusters

Footprint is a format of the exchange chart that accurately displays information about executed trades, including time, price, volume of buys and sells. This article aims to help traders gain a competitive advantage using footprint charts. Beginners will be able to quickly progress along the learning curve, while more experienced traders will find new ideas […]

Main Types of Market Analysis

Main Types of Market Analysis

Stock markets are complex and dynamic systems influenced by numerous factors. To make informed decisions about buying or selling financial assets, it is essential to analyze the stock market.  This article explores the main types of analysis: Fundamental analysis Technical analysis Volume analysis FAQ How to use ATAS advantages for market analysis

Cluster Analysis in Layman’s Terms

Cluster Analysis in Layman’s Terms

This long read is dedicated to cluster analysis and is aimed at beginners. In the article, you will find a simple explanation of cluster analysis of market volumes, its purposes and applications.  Read more: What Is Cluster Analysis in Trading? Special Features of Cluster Analysis Settings of Cluster Charts How to Analyze Cluster Charts Cluster […]

CVD Pro. How to Use the Cumulative Volume Delta

CVD Pro. How to Use the Cumulative Volume Delta

During one of the updates in the ATAS platform in 2023, the Market Power indicator was renamed to CVD Pro. The full name of the indicator is Cumulative Volume Delta. It is widely used by traders when analyzing volumes.  Read this article to find out: The core aspects of delta and cumulative delta Comparison of […]

VSA and cluster analysis. Shakeout and upthrust patterns

This is another article on the topic of VSA and cluster analysis. Earlier we have considered: Bag Holding and End of Rising market patterns; No Demand and No Supply patterns; Buying and selling climax patterns. In each previous article, we have grouped two patterns that are in many ways “mirror images” of each other. Shakeout […]

What Does the Depth of Market Indicator Show

What Does the Depth of Market Indicator Show?

The indicator name is Depth of Market. It is also known as Market Depth, Level 2, or Order Book. It is a powerful market analysis tool in trading. How it can be useful to you, and how to work with it in ATAS – read this article: The core concept of the Depth of Market […]

Pros and cons of volume analysis

Pros and cons of volume analysis

Volume analysis is an important tool in a trader’s arsenal, but it requires a deep understanding of how to interpret volume dynamics in relation to price.  If you are a beginner trader and have not yet tried volume analysis, this article will help you decide whether you should study it (spoiler: definitely yes). What do […]

The duality problem in volume analysis

The duality problem in volume analysis

This article is intended for those who are new to volume analysis and may interpret market situations in a simplified way due to their lack of experience. Beginners can make the following mistake: “A big buy on the chart → a large player is bullish → I am also going to buy.” Read more: The […]

Catching falling knives in trading. What is it and how to build a strategy

Catching falling knives. When is the risk worth taking?

Catching a falling knife is a term used to describe the situation when a trader is trying to buy an asset (a stock, futures or cryptocurrency) at the moment of its rapid price drop. Read more: What catching falling knives means in trading. Examples If the strategy of catching knives makes sense How to reduce […]