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Divergence

When two or more averages or indexes fail to show confirming trends.
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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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His lucid analysis of the parallelism and divergency of worldly and Christian love make this book a great classic in the subject and a fine place to begin reading Kierkegaard if one has not had the pleasure of his acquaintance.
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Issues for Gifted Adults," summarizes these traits as divergency (unusual and strikingly creative thinking), excitability (along with the ability to stay focused on a task for an exceptional length of time), sensitivity (coupled with a powerful sense of justice), perceptivity (including the ability to see situations in multiple layers), and entelechy, a goal-directed inner strength so powerful that it attracts others to your flame.
Divergency of (58) for [y.sub.0] = 1 can be described by Bozza formalism as follows.