What Are The Most Reliable Stock Chart Patterns For Option Traders?

The ability to recognize the most reliable stock charts patterns can help you increase your options trading success rate and profitability. Here are some of the better chart patterns for option traders. Post these next to the wall in your office and see how fast you will be able to recognize these patterns in a few months.

Bullish Chart Patterns

Rising Wedge

Head and Shoulders Bottom

Bearish Chart Patterns

Symmetrical Triangle

Head and Shoulders Top


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Kirk Du Plessis

Kirk founded Option Alpha in early 2007 and currently serves as the Head Trader. In 2018, Option Alpha hit the Inc. 500 list at #215 as one of the fastest growing private companies in the US. Formerly an Investment Banker in the Mergers and Acquisitions Group for Deutsche Bank in New York and REIT Analyst for BB&T Capital Markets in Washington D.C., he's a Full-time Options Trader and Real Estate Investor. He's been interviewed on dozens of investing websites/podcasts and he's been seen in Barron’s Magazine, SmartMoney, and various other financial publications. Kirk currently lives in Pennsylvania (USA) with his beautiful wife and three children.