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How to Trade the RSI (Relative Strength Index) Indicator

Do you have a favorite momentum oscillator? A very tough question indeed, but there is one that has been the popular choice of most day and swing traders since it was first developed by J. Welles Wilder Jr in 1978; […]

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How to Trade the MACD Indicator

The pitfall of most new traders is focusing solely on support and resistance levels as points of entries and exits without understanding the momentum behind the move that pushes price to those liquidity areas. That gut feeling is all too […]

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Pinpoint Trend Reversals with the Vortex Indicator

Traders have been searching for reliable trend reversal indicators for as long as technical analysis has been around. While the directional movement index (DMI) predicts trend direction or significant price moves, the vortex indicator incorporates the concept of flow and […]

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How to Level Up Your Trading with VWAP

Newton’s first law states that an object at rest stays at rest and an object in motion stays in motion unless acted upon by an unbalanced force. Similarly, stocks need an unbalanced force—momentum or liquidity—to push them to move and […]

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06/10/2019

Use Raindrops to Supercharge Your Favorite Indicators Through Native Volume-Weighting

Raindrop Charts are a new type of financial chart that leverages volume data to render visualizations that demonstrate not just where price moved, but how volume was distributed along with this move. In order to facilitate this type of chart, […]

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10/09/2018

Adding Alert Sensitivity to Price Channels

In this week’s Strategy Guide blog post, we revisit the brand new “Alert Sensitivity” feature that was introduced last week. Users now have the ability to trade price channels without having to stare at the screen and worry about missing […]

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10/02/2018

Customizing Your Trendline Settings

In this week’s strategy guide blog post, we tackle head-on one of the biggest misconceptions about the TrendSpider platform, which is that the system only shows trendlines that the system is programmed to find. In reality, TrendSpider is a customizable […]

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09/26/2018

Trading the SMA vs. the EMA

When most traders think of moving average confirmation strategies, they may immediately think of the generic and most widely used ones such as the 50-day Simple Moving Average vs. the 200-day Simple Moving Average. However, even though these can be […]

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09/19/2018

Video Analysis of the RSI and Williams %R

As TrendSpider has just introduced lower indicators, we think the use of these tools can be very resourceful if used correctly. Last week, we touched on how to add these indicators to the chart as well as what to look for […]

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09/12/2018

Utilizing Lower Indicators and MTFA on Lower Indicators

TrendSpider is happy to announce the availability of lower indicators and will be adding more as time progresses. We believe the addition of these resources will greatly help traders utilize the ability to backtest price vs. indicator action. In this […]

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