Technical Analysis


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

Technical Analysis

 

the totality of physical, physicochemi-cal, and chemical methods used in the analysis of the raw materials and semifinished and finished products used or manufactured by industry. The analyses, methods, techniques, and reagents are established by state standards (GOST) and technical specifications (TU), adherence to which is mandatory for both manufacturer and user. Technical analysis encompasses the control of production processes at various stages according to technical regulations; it also refers to the analysis of industrial wastes, such as flue gases, slags, dust, and waste water.

All the major methods of analysis are used in technical analysis. These include chemical methods (gravimetric, volumetric, and colorimetric), physicochemical methods (electrobalance, Potentiometrie, amperometric, polarographie, and chromatographic), and physical methods (X-ray spectrometric, mass spec-trometric, activation, and magnetic). Technical analysis makes wide use of standard reference materials.

Methods of technical analysis include methods for grading materials by determining the materials’ chemical composition, which should correspond to the preestablished composition of the material, for rapid checks on the chemical composition of materials during a production process, and for the control analysis used when there is a dispute between a manufacturing enterprise and a consumer enterprise concerning the chemical composition of a material. The accuracy of the methods in each of these groups is specified over a given range of percentage content of the element to be analyzed and is expressed in terms of permissible variations in results.

REFERENCE

Dymov, A. M. Tekhnicheskii analiz. Moscow, 1964.
References in periodicals archive ?
Concluding, here at YESFX, as a technical analysis training centre, our vision is to promote technical analysis as the most valuable tool of investing in the financial markets.
Alyuda Research is an internationally recognized provider of technical analysis and neural network software for enterprises and individuals.
In the book, author Tim Knight discusses the key aspects of technical analysis and reveals how to design your own charts and indicators in a way that enables you to easily monitor the markets and make solid trading decisions.
New Edition of Technical Analysis For Dummies Covers Changes to the Investment Landscapenect with Wiley Publicity
Xin Xie's work thoroughly explores the full-view analytical framework that encompasses technical analysis and clarifies it for technicians and fundamentalists alike.
Recognia Interactive is designed with a comprehensive understanding of technical analysis and the needs of users including investors, traders, advisors, and analysts.
com/research/28507b/essentials_of_tech) has announced the addition of John Wiley and Sons Ltd's new report "Essentials of Technical Analysis for Financial Markets" to their offering.
NEW YORK -- Ticonderoga Securities, an institutional broker dealer, announced today that it has expanded its equity-research group to include technical analysis research coverage, with an initial focus on the relationship between stocks hitting relative highs/lows and stocks showing higher than average volumes.
The Technical Analysis will assist Designers in meeting the technical requirements of different countries within Europe.
introduces Advanced Chart Patterns(SM), a new technical analysis charting package.
Lester Majkowicz makes use of all the tools in his investment arsenal from fundamental and technical analysis to contrarian investing.
General Dynamics Corp (NYSE: GD): Based upon fundamental and technical analysis, it is projected that over the next 5 weeks, GD will rise to the level of $80.

Full browser ?