Trading Indicators Comparison

This is an overview of trading indicators. Those indicators are used as a basis for decision making in trading of share or foreign currency.

Calc on CloseIndicator TypeCalc on HighCalc on LowCalc on VolumeCalc on OpenIndicator ClassZ BenefitsIndicator based on
Accumulation Swing Index (ASI) yesyesyesyes
Accumulation/Distribution (ADL) yesTrendyesyesyesno
Arms Index or Trading Index (TRIN) yesidentify overbought or oversold
Aroon Indicator yesMomentumnonononoLaggingtime passed between the highest/lowest
Average Directional Index (ADX) yesTrendyesyesnoyesLaggingStrength or weakness of a trend
Average True Range (ATR) yesVolatilityyesyesnono
Bollinger Bands yesVolatilitySMA
Chaikin Money Flow (CMF) yesVolumeyesyesyesno
Commodity Channel Index (CCI) yesMomentumyesyesMA
Heiken-Ashi yesyesyesnoyesclear visual representation of a trend
Moving Average Convergence/Divergence (MACD) yesTrendLaggingEMA
Omega Trend Indicator TrendLeading
On Balance Volume (OBV) yesMomentumyes
Rate of Change (ROC) yesMomentumnononono
Relative Strength Index (RSI) yesMomentum
Simple Moving Average (SMI) yes
Stochastic Oscillator yesMomentumyesyes
Trend Magic TrendLeading
last update: 2022-09-26   en 
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