Divergence


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Divergence

When two or more averages or indexes fail to show confirming trends.

Divergence

In technical analysis, a situation in which two indicators move in opposite directions. For example, stock prices may decline while bond prices may increase. This can be either a bullish or a bearish indicator, depending on the nature of the divergence. Technical analysts use any number of related indicators to attempt to observe divergence and make investment decisions accordingly. See also: MACD.
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LOUIS, March 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Monsanto Company and Divergence, announced today they have completed the most comprehensive sequence of the soybean cyst nematode (SCN) genome to date, making it the first available draft of this organism's genome.
Monsanto and Divergence have capitalized on strong scientific capabilities, consistent philosophies, and effective communications to make significant advances," said Derek K.
Vermeij, a paleontologist at the University of California at Davis, cautioned that acceptance of the proposed ancient origin of animals hinged on the accuracy of the calibration of genetic changes in living organisms and the assumption that the rate of divergence was constant through time.
The divergence between the funds receiving the most money and those performing the best might eventually breed unrest among American investors.
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Negative divergence on the RSI oscillator bolsters likelihood of a bearish scenario.
This divergence between the broad market and the averages exceeds the duration of the divergence prior to the 1929 collapse and is only 2 months shy of the divergence prior to the decline in 1973-74.
The amount of divergence or convergence that you get somehow is telling you about the landscape," Kauffman says.
Bernie stated that while XLE has outperformed the market during the past few years, there has been little in the way of divergence between the broad market and the fund.
Additional bearish evidence includes RSI divergence at recent.