# Force Index

The Force Index attempts to identify bullish (high positive Force Index), bearish (low negative Force Index) or non-trending (oscillates around zero) stocks using price and volume information.

# Force Index

The **Force Index** attempts to identify bullish (high positive Force Index), bearish (low negative Force Index) or non-trending (oscillates around zero) stocks using price and volume information.

## Force Index Formula

The formula for the Force Index is:

## Force Index Interpretation

When there is a bullish Divergence between the Force Index and price chart and the Force Index is less than zero then a long position could be considered. Conversely, when there is a bearish divergence between the Force Index and price chart and the Force Index is greater than zero then a short position could be considered.