What is Ichimoku Kinkō Hyō?

Ichimoku Kinkō Hyō, commonly known as Ichimoku Cloud, is a technical analysis indicator developed by Japanese journalist Goichi Hosoda in the late 1930s. The name “Ichimoku Kinkō Hyō” can be…

The simple moving average (SMA)

The SMA takes data from a set period of time and produces the average price of that security for the data set. The difference between an SMA and a basic…

What are Leading and Lagging Trading Indicators?

Leading and lagging indicators are tools that evaluate the strength or weakness of economies or financial markets. Simply put, leading indicators change in advance of an economic cycle or market…

Moving Averages

Double Exponential Moving Average (DEMA): The Double Exponential Moving Average (DEMA) is a sophisticated technical indicator that seeks to reduce lag and provide a more responsive moving average. It achieves…