Moving Average Convergence Divergence


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Moving Average Convergence Divergence

In technical analysis, an indicator of momentum calculated by subtracting the 26-day exponential moving average of a security's price from the 12-day exponential moving average. Technical analysts calculate a nine-day exponential moving average of the MACD to trace price movements and determine buy and sell signals.
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The stock's close on Monday was it's highest in more than six years and with Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) now turning up, general momentum in this stock now favors the upside.
Long-term technical indicators turned bullish on IVIS several days before the release of the report with Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD), a favorite trend indicator of ours, turning up on Feb 14, 2006.