Net volume indicator is a simple technical analysis tool that works on a simple calculation. It is the difference between a security’s uptick volume and its downtick volume. A positive value indicates that volume uptick and buying pressure is greater than the volume downtick and the selling pressure (it’s the opposite for a negative value). […]

# Category: Indicators

Indicators are useful tools to help traders measure trend direction, strength, volatility. Is the volume supporting the trend? You can know with indicators.

The McClellan Oscillator is a market breadth indicator. The interpretation is similar to the MACD indicator. What is the McClellan Oscillator? The McClellan Oscillator is a technical analysis indicator. It quantifies the difference between the advancing and declining issues on a stock exchange. It is also a market breadth indicator that depicts breath thrusts (strong […]

The Gator Oscillator helps to observe the degree of convergence/divergence of the balance lines. It’s supplementary tool of the Alligator Oscillator. The Gator Oscillator (GO) is a technical analysis tool that helps to observe the degree of convergence/divergence of the balance lines. In simple words, it makes it easier for the traders to assess when […]

The Percentage Price Oscillator is based off 2 moving averages. It is very similar to the MACD indicator. The Percentage Price Oscillator (PPO) is a technical analysis tool that measures the relationship between the two moving averages in terms of percentage. These two moving averages are 26-period and 12-period exponential moving average (EMA). The PPO […]

The Accelerator Oscillator helps gauge the momentum in the market. It helps predict when the momentum will change. The Accelerator Oscillator measures the acceleration or deceleration of the current driving force in the market. The Accelerator Oscillator (AC indicator) is a technical analysis tool that helps to gauge the momentum in the market. It also […]

Arms Index and TRIN indicators are two names for the same indicator. The Arms Index is an oscillator which measures market volatility. It helps to gauge the overall sentiment in the market. The Arms Index is an oscillator and a leading indicator that helps to measure market volatility. It helps to gauge the overall sentiment […]

The Polarized Fractal Efficiency (PFE) indicator helps determine the price efficiency. It determines the strength and direction of the trend. What is the Polarized Fractal Efficiency indicator? The Polarized Fractal Efficiency (PFE) indicator is a technical analysis tool that helps traders and technical analysts on two aspects. It helps to identify the level of effectiveness […]

The Gann HiLo indicator helps traders determine the direction of the trends. It is built of a moving average. The Gann HiLo Activator is a technical analysis tool that follows trends in the market. Robert Krausz developed the Gann HiLo indicator to help traders to determine the direction of the trends and to produce with-trend […]

Relative Momentum Index (RMI) indicator tries to improve the reading of the RSI indicator. It calculates a ratio of upwards changes to downwards changes in prices over N-period bars. It helps to determine the overall trend in the market. Roger Altman developed the Relative Momentum Index (RMI) indicator and introduced it in Technical Analysis of […]

The Chande Momentum Oscillator (CMO) is a momentum indicator. It is calculated as the difference between the sum of all recent ups and the sum of all recent downs and then divided by the sum of all price movements during a predefined period. The Chande Momentum Oscillator (CMO) is a technical analysis tool to measure […]