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# Indicator Study List

**$ Value Traded**

Displays Closing Price x Volume

ARGUMENTS

None

**$ Value Traded - Log**

Displays logarithm of Closing Price x Volume

ARGUMENTS

None

**%D Slow, %D Slow (Lane), %K Fast, %K Fast (Lane)**

Components of Stochastic Oscillator.

(Lane) - implementation of George Lane formulae

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the fast line

Smoothing Factor - used for computing the slow line

Overbought line - optional argument, draw a line

Oversold line - optional argument, draw a line

**Accumulation Distribution**

ARGUMENTS

A/D Formulae - select it the opening price is used

**D+ Positive Directional Indicator, D- Negative Directional Indicator**

Developed by Welles Wilder

Components of ADX and DMI

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**ADX - Average Directional Index**

Developed by Welles Wilder

Derived from D+ and D-

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

Smoothing - to smooth out noise from the result

**ADXR - Average Directional Movement Rating**

Smoothed ADX

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

Smoothing - to smooth out noise from the result

ADX Smoothing -

**ATR - Average True Range**

ATR is a measure of volatility.

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

Average - type of average used

**Wilder ATR - Average True Range by Wilder**

Uses the same method as Wilder did in computing the averages.

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**ATR% - Average True Range %**

ATR expressed as % instead of value

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

Average - type of average used

**Bollinger Bands, Bollinger Bands - Upper Band, Bollinger Bands - Lower Band**

Bands at standard deviation above or below a moving average

ARGUMENTS

Price - selects price to use in the computations

Period - used to compute the moving average and the standard deviation

Std Dev Multiple - distance at which the bands are plotted

Average - type of average used

Middle Band - plot the middle band or not

**Bollinger Band Width**

Plots the deviation as an oscillator

ARGUMENTS

Price - selects price to use in the computations

Period - used to compute the moving average and the standard deviation

Std Dev Multiple - distance at which the bands are plotted

**Bollinger Bands - Naked**

Plots the bands without the moving average line. Used for backward compatibility

ARGUMENTS

Term - the period used to compute the moving average and the standard deviation

Std Dev Multiple - distance at which the bands are plotted

**Bollinger Bands - Traditional**

Plots the bands and the moving average line. Used for backward compatibility

ARGUMENTS

Term - the period used to compute the moving average and the standard deviation

Std Dev Multiple - distance at which the bands are plotted

**Chaikin Money Flow**

Derived from Accumulation Distribution

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

Formulae - select AD computation -use or not use the opening price

**Chaikin Oscillator**

Derived from Accumulation Distribution by including moving averages.

ARGUMENTS

Long Period/Term - long term period for computing the result

Short Period/Term - short term period for computing the result

Formulae - select AD computation -use or not use the opening price

**Chaikins Volatility**

Developed by Marc Chaikin

ARGUMENTS

Smoothing Term -

**CCI - Commodity Channel Index**

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**DEMA - Detrended Exponential Moving Average**

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**Deviation- Standard Deviation Bands**

ARGUMENTS

Same as Bollinger Bands with the standard deviation multiplier locked at 1 (100%)

**Detrended Deviation**

Standard Deviation based oscillator

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**Ease of Movement - Arms (EOM)**

Author: Richard W. Arms, Jr

ARGUMENTS

None

**Elder Bull Power, Elder Bear Power, Elder Ray Average ( Elder Ray Index )**

Author:Alexander Elder

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**Envelopes - SMA, Envelopes EMA**

Plots bands at fixed percent above or below the moving average.

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**Estrangement**

Difference between close and moving average

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**Force Index, Force Index Smoothed**

Author: Alexander Elder

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**Holy Grail**

Author: G Jones

Smoothed Estrangement

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**Keltner Channels**

Author: Chester W. Keltner

ARGUMENTS

**Linear Regression Acceleration**

Represents change in slope of the regression line

ARGUMENTS

Regression Period - The number of bars used in calculating the regression line

Forecast Period - This argument is not used

Data - Selects data used in calculations

Average - Type of smoothing used

Average Period - Used for smoothing

Normalize - Determines if we want the results normalized

**Linear Regression Bands**

ARGUMENTS

Regression Period - The number of bars used in calculating the regression line

Forecast Period - This argument is not used

Data - Selects data used in calculations

Average - Type of smoothing used

Average Period - Used for smoothing

Std Dev Multiple - How far from the middle band the upper and lower bands are drawn

**Linear Regression Forecast - not used**

ARGUMENTS

Regression Period - The number of bars used in calculating the regression line

Forecast Period - This argument is not used

Data - Selects data used in calculations

Average - Type of smoothing used

Average Period - Used for smoothing

**Linear Regression Oscillator**

Number of standard deviations of current price from the linear regression line

ARGUMENTS

Regression Period - The number of bars used in calculating the regression line

Forecast Period - This argument is not used

Data - Selects data used in calculations

Average - Type of smoothing used

Average Period - Used for smoothing

**Linear Regression Acceleration**

Represents the slope at each bar of the regression line

ARGUMENTS

Regression Period - The number of bars used in calculating the regression line

Forecast Period - This argument is not used

Data - Selects data used in calculations

Average - Type of smoothing used

Average Period - Used for smoothing

Normalize - Determines if we want the results normalized

**MACD - Moving Average Convergence/Divergence**

Compares 2 exponential moving averages

ARGUMENTS

Long Period/Term - long term period for computing the result

Short Period/Term - short term period for computing the result

Smoothing Term - to iron out noise in the result

**MACD Histogram**

Difference between the 2 MACD lines presented as histogram

ARGUMENTS

Long Period/Term - long term period for computing the result

Short Period/Term - short term period for computing the result

Smoothing Term - to iron out noise in the result

**Mass Index**

Author - Donald Dorsey

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

EMA - exponential moving average period

**Median Price Indicator**

Average of High and Low

ARGUMENTS

None

**Mid-Point Indicator**

Average of Open and Close

ARGUMENTS

None

**Momentum**

Amount of price change over the specified period

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**Money Flow Index**

Related to RSI. Unlike RSI, it incorporates volume as well

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

Overbought line - optional argument, draw a line

Oversold line - optional argument, draw a line

**Moving Average**

ARGUMENTS

Period - the number of bars used for calculating the average

Data - Selects data used

Average - Selects type of average used

**Moving Average - Displaced**

ARGUMENTS

Period - the number of bars used for calculating the average

OHLC - historical data field used for calculations

Average - Selects type of average used

Direction - selects if we want the average moved forward or backward

Interval - number of bars to move the average

**Moving Average - Exponential (EMA), Moving Average - Simple (MAV), Moving Average - Triangular (TMA), Moving Average - Weighted (WMA)**

ARGUMENTS

Period - the number of bars used for calculating the average

**Moving Average Channel**

Plots the moving averages for the high and the low prices

ARGUMENTS

High Period - the number of bars used for calculating the high prices average

Low Period - the number of bars used for calculating the low prices average

Average - Selects type of average used

**Multiple Moving Averages**

Display up to 5 moving averages as one study

ARGUMENTS

Period 1 - the number of bars used for calculating the average

OHLC - historical data field used for calculations

Average - Selects type of average used

Displacement - selects if we want the average moved forward or backward

Interval - number of bars to move the average

Period 2 -

Period 3 -

Period 4 -

Period 5 -

**Negative Volume Index**

ARGUMENTS

None

**OHLC**

Allows to plot either the open, high, low or closing price for a bar

ARGUMENTS

OHLC - select the field to display

Displacement - if different to zero, shift the result forward/backward

**On Balance Volume**

ARGUMENTS

None

**Parabolic SAR (stop-and-reversal)**

Author - Welles Wilder

Refer to Welles Wilder book for details

ARGUMENTS

AF Step - acceleration

AF Max - max acceleration

**Parabolic SAR Oscillator**

Difference between the Parabolic SAR value and the price

ARGUMENTS

AF Step - acceleration

AF Max - max acceleration

**Percent of Volume Average**

ARGUMENTS

Period - Period used for moving average

Percentage - Multiplies the result by percentage

**Percentage Rate of Change of volume**

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**Positive Volume Index**

ARGUMENTS

None

**Price (Donchian) Channels, Price (Donchian) Channels - Lower Band, rice (Donchian) Channels - Upper Band**

Displays channel comprised of the highest/lowest price during the selected period

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for determining the high/low

Displacement - if we want to plot the result moved forward/backward

Interval - How many bars should the result be displaced

Inc. Last Bar - If we want the latest bar to be used in the computations

**Price Oscillator**

ARGUMENTS

Long Period/Term - long term period used for computing the result

Short Period/Term - short term period used for computing the result

**Price Oscillator - Detrended**

ARGUMENTS

Detrending Term - used for computing the result

**Price Oscillator(%)**

ARGUMENTS

Long Period/Term - long term period for computing the result

Short Period/Term - short term period for computing the result

Bearish - optional argument, draw a line

Bullish - optional argument, draw a line

Price Volume Trend

ARGUMENTS

None

**Rate of Change**

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**Rate of Change - Percentage**

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**Relative Strength Index**

Author - Welles Wilder

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

Overbought line - optional argument, draw a line

Oversold line - optional argument, draw a line

**Relative Vigor Index**

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

Std Dev Indicator- Standard Deviation Indicator

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**Stochastic Fast, Stochastic Fast (Lane's Classic), Stochastic Slow, Stochastic Slow (Lane's Classic)**

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the fast line

Smoothing Factor - used for computing the slow line

Overbought line - optional argument, draw a line

Oversold line - optional argument, draw a line

**TRIX Indicator**

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**Trade Volume Index**

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**Trend Intensity Index**

ARGUMENTS

Data - Price value used for computations

Average - Type of average used for computations

Average Period - Period used for computing the moving average

Deviation Period - Period used for computing the deviation average

**Trend Line Indicator (Swing Chart)**

Swing charts show trends. They are independent of the time.

The Trend line indicator is actually a swing chart overlayed with the stock price thus retaining the time.

ARGUMENTS

None

**Typical Price**

Average of high, low and close

ARGUMENTS

None

**Ultimate Oscillator**

Author - Larry Williams

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term 1 - short term period for computing the result

Period/Term 2 - medium term period for computing the result

Period/Term 3 - long term period for computing the result

**Vertical Horizontal Filter**

Author - Adam White

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**Volatility (Log Norm)**

Lognormal Volatility, computes volatility of historical prices, statistical function

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

Normalise Term - period used to normalise the result data

**Volume**

ARGUMENTS

None

**Volume Average**

ARGUMENTS

Period - Period used for moving average

Average - Type of average used for smoothing

Multiple - Multiplies the final result

**Volume Log**

Logarithm of the volume

ARGUMENTS

None

**Volume Oscillator**

Difference between 2 averages of volume

ARGUMENTS

Long Term - used for computing the first average

Short Term - used for computing the second average

**Volume Rate of Change**

Difference between current volume and "Period/Term" bars ago

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**Weighted Close**

Average of high plus low plus close with more weight being given to the close

ARGUMENTS

None

**Weighted Price**

Average of open plus high plus low plus close

ARGUMENTS

None

**Williams Accumulation Distribution**

Author: Larry Williams

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**Williams Percent R**

Author: Larry Williams

Inverse of of Stochastic Oscillator

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

Overbought Line, Oversold Line - optional, used to draw horizontal lines

**Williams Variable Accumulation Distribution**

Author: Larry Williams

ARGUMENTS

Period/Term - period used for computing the result

**Zig Zag**

Eliminates moves in the price less than the specified %reversal.

Useful for counting Elliot Waves

ARGUMENTS

%Reversal - Percent Reversal needed to constitute a move change