List of Financial Market Terms

Generally the "topping off" price of a stock, often referenced in day trading.  The stock can, but usually does not, rise above this "resistance level". 

Example: If XYZ has support level of 93, and is at 92.50, it's a good indication to sell.  It could still rise, but likely won't rise above 93.

Also referred to as "resistance level" or "resistance" in stock trading and in a day trading system.  Here is an example of what we found in the trading room.

resistance level in stock - mrvl

The inverse of resistance is the stock support level.

Related terms: trendline, downtrend, uptrend

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