Stochastic Oscillator

What Is a Stochastic Oscillator? A stochastic oscillator is a momentum indicator comparing a particular closing price of a security to a range of its prices over a certain period of time. The sensitivity of the oscillator to market movements is reducible by adjusting that time period or by taking a moving average...

Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD)

Moving average convergence divergence (MACD), invented in 1979 by Gerald Appel, is one of the most popular technical indicators in trading. The MACD is appreciated by traders the world over for its simplicity and flexibility, as it can be used either as a trend or momentum indicator. The result of...

Basics of Technical Indicators

Technical indicators
Technical indicators are signals generated through mathematical calculations using historical price data