Category Archives: Trend Analysis

Here we discuss different types of trend analysis indicators that can help you determine the strength of the trend and to know whether you should be buying or selling. By identifying strong trends, you may reduce risk and increase your profit potential.

The Wilder Volatility Stop

Volatility Stop for NT8

When used with time based bars, the Volatility Stop indicator adjusts to the current market environment. Specifically, it allows for stop widening when volatility increases and tightening when it decreases.

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Using the Heikin Ashi Indicator for Determining Market Trends

The Heikin-Ashi indicator (sometimes spelled Heiken Ashi) is used for determining market trends, identifying short/long biases.

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The Current Week VWAP

Prior Weekly Value Area High and Low

In this Indicator Spotlight, we’re looking at “The Current Week VWAP”. Many are already familiar with the current day VWAP, available from our indicator library and / or the Order Flow VWAP that comes with NinjaTrader 8. The Weekly VWAP, is a nice supplement to this analysis as it allows you to review trend and overbought/-sold information in a higher timeframe.

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Donchian Channel Strategy – The Turtle System

In this spotlight we’re looking at a Donchian Channel strategy, originally developed by the Turtle Traders. This is a trend-following approach…

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