Indicator

An indicator is a term used extensively in technical analysis as the name of a graphed statistic or other mathematical formula used in conjunction with a stock chart.

Indicator

An indicator is a term used extensively in technical analysis as the name of a graphed statistic or other mathematical formula used in conjunction with a stock chart.

 


Interpretation of Indicator

An indicator is used to confirm current stock (or market) conditions or predict future direction. 

In fundamental analysis, economic indicators that quantify current economic and industry conditions are used to provide insight into the future profitability potential of public companies.



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