Divergence Trading With MACD Histogram

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This is a guest post by Ahmad Hassam

Divergences are considered to be pretty strong trend reversal signals. Divergence happens when the price action and the indicator in this case the histogram moves in the opposite directions. For example, the price action makes a new high while the indicator makes a new low or the price action makes a new low while the indicator makes a new high.

When divergence between the price action and the indicator develops, it means a potential trend reversal in the market. MACD is a very versatile technical indicator that can be used to trade these divergence patterns.


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MACD Divergence And Crossover

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This is a guest post by Ahmad Hassam

First read the article on the Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) to know what is the MACD black line and the signal or the trigger grey line and plus what is a MACD histogram. When the MACD line crosses above the signal line or the trigger line, this is known as the MACD cross or a Moving Average Crossover. When the MACD line is above the trigger line, it supports a long position and when the MACD line is below the trigger line, it supports a short position.


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Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) Is A Simple Yet Reliable Forex Indicator

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This is a guest post by Ahmad Hassam

The Moving Average Convergence/Divergence (MACD) is a versatile indicator. Moving Average Convergence/Divergence is one of the simplest and most reliable forex indicators. MACD will help you identify both the bull divergence as well the bear divergence which are rare but effective patterns.

This is a hybrid tool that is helpful in determining the present market direction as well as measure the price momentum. Many traders use MACD as their sole confirming indicator. This multi faceted indicator acts as a sign of the trend momentum by representing the relationship between the two moving averages.


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