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Advance Decline Line indicator is used in Forex to identify and confirm strength of a trend, as well as its chances for reversing. ADL indicator in Forex provides a comparison between the number of market advancing and declining moments for a given period of time!
The McClellan oscillator is a market breadth indicator used by financial analysts to evaluate the rate of money entering or leaving the market and interpretively indicate overbought or oversold conditions of the market.
Developed by Sherman and Marian McClellan in 1969, the oscillator is computed using the EMA of the daily ordinal difference of advancing issues (stocks which gained in value) from declining issues (stocks which fell in value) over 39 trading day and 19 trading day periods.
The early identification of a trend then depends on a valid measurement of short-term cyclic activity. There are two ways to do so, either by cycle elimination or by spectrum analysis. Of the two, cycle elimination is by far the easier.The identification of the trend is that easy. One can eliminate the cyclic component when use the average over the cycle length.One could adjust the average as the cycle length varies and plot the results day-by-day. The author called the result an "instantaneous trendline".You can read more about this approach in Early Trend Identification by John F. Ehlers article published in 10/1990 Stocks&Commodities magazine.
The Heikin-Ashi technique is extremely useful for making candlestick charts more readable--trends can be located more easily, and buying opportunities can be spotted at a glance. The charts are constructed in the same manner as a normal candlestick chart, with the exception of the modified bar formulas. When properly used, this technique can help you spot trends and trend changes from which you can profit!
How to install:
1) Double click on downloaded file and follow instructions
2) Add indicator from Custom menu:
3) Switch main chart to line mode:
4) Choose Black for Bear Outline color option: