Help identify the speed of price movement by comparing prices over time. It can also be used to analyze volume. It is calculated by comparing the current closing price to previous closing prices. Typically, this appears as a line below a price chart that oscillates as momentum changes. When there is a divergence between price and a momentum indicator, it can signal a change in future prices.
- Stochastic oscillator (Leading): Used to predict price turning points by comparing the closing price to its price range.
- Commodity Channel index (CCI) (Leading): An oscillator to help identify price reversals, price extremes and trend strength.
- Relative strength index (RSI) (leading): It measures the stock’s recent trading strength, velocity of a change in the trend and magnitude of the move.