Robert is pleased to promote the
The ATAA is
Australia's pre-eminent not-for-profit organisation regarding technical
analysis (charting). It is run by members, for members, with
monthly meetings in each location, guest speakers, and networking
for like-minded investors and traders. Key member benefits
The ATAA has more than 400 members nationally in several major
locations around Australia (including: Melbourne, Sydney,
Newcastle, Canberra, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth).
- Networking with like-minded people.
- Monthly meetings in several major locations around Australia
(with guest speakers and networking).
- Access to resources on the ATAA web site (member area).
- Access to discounted education on Technical Analysis.
- Information about charting software, TA tools, and data
Robert is happy to endorse the ATAA as a worthy not-for-profit
organisation for people looking for help and networking
opportunities in the field of technical analysis.
Robert does hereby disclose a possible bias and conflict of
interest as he is currently the Vice-President of the Melbourne
ATAA Chapter, and a former director on the ATAA national board.
This web page
This web page is offered and managed by Robert Brain (ATAA
for use by ATAA Chapters and others
The ATAA official web site: www.ataa.asn.au
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ATAA Marketing Materials -
As an ATAA national director (and with
responsibility for ATAA marketing in the past),
Robert has had some marketing materials for use by
ATAA Chapters, and individuals. The latest
information includes the set of new A5-size
See information about
marketing materials here.
Fairfax newspaper articles
newspaper articles here
From October 2009 to July 2014,
some of the Melbourne ATAA members
were contributing to regular articles in
the (Melbourne) The Age
These articles were appearing in the business pages of the
Tuesday editions of the newspapers, but
from May 2013 were published in
the Money supplement of the newspapers on a Wednesday, and
posted online in the Money section under the heading "The
Unfortunately, Fairfax decided to stop
publishing these materials in mid-2014.
These articles were often reproduced on several Fairfax
web sites including: theage.com.au,
See details, web links and
scanned copies* of these articles
available here for perusal.
Past ATAA Contributors:
Working with journalist Rod
Topics covered in the articles:
- Currencies - US Dollar, Aust Dollar, Euro, Yen
- Commodities and metals - gold, oil, platinum, wheat
- bonds, interest rates
- many specific Aussie stocks including:- WRT, BRG,
BEN, WHC, NWS, JBH, RFG, SXY, ARP, NAB, DUE,
QAN, WDC, SYR, NCM, TTS, FMG, RIO, SUL, LEI, RRL,
MND, HSN, AMP, ASL, TRY, WPL, AGO, MQG, STB, CRZ, WOW,
RFG, BDM, SDL, NVT, AMM, SUL, TGA, TLS, FWD, ANZ, ORL,
TGA, AVO, BHP, LLC, ORG, SEA
Ordinaries index (XAO)
200 index (XJO)
- S&P/ASX 200 A-REIT sector index (XPJ)
- Materials index (XMJ)
- Bank index
- S&P500 index
- the pros of a semi-log chart
- the notion of trends
Loss (eg. Wilson ATR Trailing Stop - WATRTS)
- Support and Resistance
- chart patterns - megaphone
- Charts "Bear
* - The articles are available as PDF files, or as Jpeg
files, with a filename of the form: "TheAge_(date)_(contributor)_topic".
See the summary list here...