This page provides links on how to calculate some of the most popular indicators. All the pages includes a YouTube video which gives additional information and help. The examples are all shown using Excel.
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Developed by Larry Williams. The %R is an oscillator that is used by traders to find overbought and oversold areas. It is also suited to identifying divergences, when the price and oscillator and moving in different directions. See How to Calculate the Williams %R.
The Parabolic SAR
The PSAR indicator is a highly distinctive indicator developed by the great J. Welles Wilder. The indicator helps to identify the trend as well as time entry points. The PSAR contains an acceleration factor that speeds up the indicator during strong market moves. Find the calculations in this article and video: How to Calculate the PSAR Indicator – New Version
Bollinger Bands can be used on all markets on all timeframes. They use the standard deviation to offset the bands which expand and contract to suit market volatility. Read more here: How to Calculate Bollinger Bands Using Excel
Awesome Oscillator and Acceleration/Deceleration Indicator
The RSI is another type of momentum indicator. It measures the difference between closing prices. The RSI tends to be slower than the stochastic and spends less time in the overbought/oversold zones. Read more: How to Calculate the RSI Indicator using Excel