Posts Tagged ‘indicator’


Best ADX Strategy Built by Professional Traders

As you can see on the chart, you have the ADX indicator added to the 1-min chart. You have the ADX line, which is green in color. It gives you the readings on trend strength. Above the 20 level is considered as a strong trend. The higher the readings, the stronger the trend. You also have the +DI and the -DI line. You can use the crossover of these lines to generate trading signals. When the +DI line crosses […]

Relative Strength Index | RSI Indicator — Forex Trading Strategy

The RSI indicator is a momentum oscillator and it helps you to measure the speed and the change of price movements. It is plotted in a scale from 0 to 100. Above the level 80 is considered overbought condition. Below 20 is considered oversold. As you can see from this example, you have the RSI indicator added below the price chart. After the readings reach the value of 80, the market slows down, and then […]

How to Use ATR in Intraday — Best Forex Trading Strategy

As you can see on the chart, you have the 14-period ATR indicator added below the price chart. This indicator helps you identify periods of high volatility and low volatility. The price action is ranging during periods of low volatility. The body and the wicks of the candlesticks are small. As you can see on the chart, during the periods of low volatility, the ATR is pointing down. When the price breaks out to the upside of the range, the ATR […]

Best Stochastic Forex Trading Strategy | How to Use Stochastics

In this video, you will learn about a trading strategy using the stochastic indicator for buy and sell signals in a range bound market. For example, look at this chart. You have the stochastic indicator added below the price chart. It consists of two lines. They are the two moving averages, the %K line, and the %D line. George C. Lane developed this indicator. According to him, the momentum changes direction before the price […]

Best Scalping Indicators for Forex and CFD Stock Trading

In this video, you will learn about a scalping strategy, and the indicators that suit this trading style. Scalping is used by experienced traders in forex trading. You need to obtain small incremental gains that will add up to a large profit. This kind of trading involves holding trades for few seconds up to few minutes. You need to scalp only when the markets are very liquid, as you need […]

Four Different Types Indicator in Forex | Types of Forex Indicators

Trend Indicator: The trend indicator helps you identify the direction of the trend. You have the uptrend and the downtrend. Some examples include MACD, Parabolic SAR, and Moving Average. Momentum Indicator: The momentum indicator is also known as oscillator. It helps you measure the change in the momentum of the price. You can identify overbought and oversold conditions in the market. Some examples include RSI, Stochastics, CCI, etc. Volume Indicator: It helps you […]

Learn Technical Indicators in Under 7 Minutes

There are various purposes for technical indicators in forex trading, which include measuring trends, forecasting as well as trend following, tracking price oscillation, measuring volatility, and finding support and resistance levels. Trend following indicators are used for identifying trends in the market and you can then follow them for maximizing your profit for your existing trades. Here are some of the popular indicators available on your MetaTrader platform. Moving Averages: […]

Master the Forex Market Using MACD and Histograms — Full Tutorial

In this video, you will learn about the MACD indicator, and how to use it in your forex trading. This is a lagging indicator. It was developed by Gerald Appel in the late 1970s. It is designed to reveal changes in the strength, direction, momentum, and duration of a trend in an asset's price. For example, look at this chart. You have the 12-day EMA and the 26-day EMA. The MACD indicator represents the difference between these two moving […]

Stochastic Oscillator Indicator Forex Trading | Use & Read Stochastic Oscillator Indicator

In this video, you will learn about the stochastic oscillator indicator, and how to use it in forex trading. This indicator was developed by George Lane in the 1950s. This indicator is a momentum indicator and is used to measure overbought and oversold conditions in the market. Above 80 is considered overbought and below 20 is considered oversold. This indicator is similar to the RSI indicator. This indicator consists of two lines, the %K […]

Forex Biggest Secret — The 200-Day Moving Average

You can use the 200-day moving average as a technical indicator to identify long-term trends. It is a popular indicator among forex traders in technical analysis and gives you a clear picture of long-term trends. Prices above this indicator is considered as an uptrend and you can focus on taking long positions. When the market is trading below this moving average, then it is considered as a downtrend, and you can focus […]