Volume Rate of Change

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Volume Rate of Change

The percentage change in trading volume of a security over a period of time. For example, if 10 million shares trade on Wednesday and only five million trade on Thursday, the volume rate of change is -50%. The volume rate of change may determine how likely a price trend is to be sustained; that is, the higher the volume is, the more likely it is that a price change will become a trend.
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The volume change rate (VCR) was calculated using the following equation:
2 shows the NBR samples' volume change rate (VCR) variants in crude oil at different temperatures.
As a result, the volume change rates of N18 and N26 increased gradually; for N41, the volume change rate slightly decreased with rising temperatures.