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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"With the moving average convergence divergence (MACD) below its zero line, reflecting a bearish trend, a break below this would trigger a deeper sell-off to test next significant support at 26.50 and 26.16." Spot silver was flat at $27.20 an ounce, off an eight-month low of $26.88 hit in earlier trade.
Similarly, the bears' strength is backed by the increasing negative divergence with the Moving Average Convergence Divergence.
MACD is an acronym for Moving Average Convergence Divergence. This tool is used to identify moving averages that are indicating a new trend, whether it's bullish or bearish.
Moreover, the Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) is holding onto the mean line.