Chart Your Stock or Trade (VIDEO – Left click on the phrase to the left. May need to give your computer a minute to load.)
How to read a stock chart at a glance. Look at highs and lows. When did you buy? When did you sell? As you know, the point is to buy low and sell high. Is this what you did? Most people took a tremendous loss in September 2008. I hope you were not one of those folks, but if you were, I want to make sure that never happens to you again!