Category: Technical Indicators

Money Flow

MONEY FLOW Price times volume Money flow approximates the dollar value of a certain day’s trading. The formula is price multiplied by volume. Generally, a value of 80 is counted as overbought while a...

Trix Indicator

TRIX INDICATOR Price times volume The Trix Indicator (TI) shows the slope of a triple-smoothed exponential moving average. The term Trix is actually a shortcut of “triple exponential” and was developed by Jack Hutson...

Stochastic Oscillator

STOCHASTIC OSCILLATOR (SO) A momentum indicator that uses support and resistance levels Calculations Dr. George Lane promoted this indicator in the 1950s. “Stochastic” refers to the location of a current price in relation to...

Parabolic SAR

PARABOLIC SAR (PS) used to find trends in market prices and securities J. Welles Wilder Jr. devised the Parabolic Stop and Reverse (SAR) to find trends in market prices or securities. The method can...

MACD – Moving Average

MOVING AVERAGE CONVERGENCE/DIVERGENCE (MACD) a lagging indicator that is also a form of Absolute Price Oscillator Definitions Gerald Appel developed MACD as a technical analysis indicator in the late 1970s. MACD shows the difference...

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Commodity Channel Index

COMMODITY CHANNEL INDEX (CCI) used in identifying cyclical trends in commodities, equities and currencies Donald Lambert introduced the CCI (an oscillator) in an article published in the October 1980 issue of Commodities magazine (now...