CFD/FX Options indicators 

Linear Regression Slope.

There are many indicators on the IQ Option platform and we frequently talk about the most popular ones, as they are generally easier to understand and widely used by traders. However, there are plenty of indicators that are a bit more advanced and tailored to certain needs of particular traders. Today we will talk about one of such indicators, it is called the Linear Regression Slope. Though it does suggest a slightly more complicated structure, it is not hard to figure out, so let’s break it down step by step.…

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Bollinger Bands or STARC Bands?

The two indicators, Stoller Average Range Channel (STARC) and Bollinger Bands may look very similar when applied on the chart. They consist of upper and lower bands, with the indicator line in the middle. Both of the indicators create support and resistance levels and their interpretation is quite similar, however, they work in slightly different ways on the chart. Let’s see what the difference between them is and how each of them may be used. STARC vs Bollinger Bands The two indicators differ in the way they are calculated. Bollinger Bands is…

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CFD/FX Options indicators 

QStick Indicator.

Trend-following indicators are numerous, and they all do approximately the same — help you identify the trend and predict its future direction. However, all of them do it slightly differently. You could use QStick if you want an easy to follow, one-line indicator that is easy to follow and really fun to use. How does it work? The principle behind the indicator is simple. QStick is a moving average of the difference between the closing and the opening price of the asset. What you get in the end is a curve that goes…

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CFD/FX Options indicators 

Fibonacci Lines.

Fibonacci Lines are a powerful technical analysis tool that can be applied to both downward and upward trends, all assets and timeframes. The tool is represented on a price chart as a collection of horizontal lines that correspond to Fibonacci ratios of 23.6%, 38.2%, 50%, 61.8% and 100%. It is used to determine possible support and resistance levels. The tool is named after a 13th-century Italian mathematician Fibonacci and his self-named mathematical sequence. Applied correctly, it can help traders pick the right moment to enter a deal. How to Use…

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Woodies CCI indicator and Trading System.

Woodies CCI is a complex technical analysis indicator developed and introduced to the trading community by Ken Wood. What’s its most distinctive feature? Woodies CCI looks and feels more like a complete trading system rather than a standalone indicator. It can, therefore, be used on its own (unlike simpler indicators that require confirmation from other technical analysis tools). Read the full article to learn how to set up and use Woodies CCI in trading. How does it work? When we say that Woodies CCI is a trading system of its own, we…

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CFD/FX Options indicators 

Moving Averages — Responsive and Smooth Indicator

Moving averages have a reputation of an entry-level tool with limited capabilities. However, when applied correctly, they are much more complex and useful than it may seem. Today we are taking a closer look at an interesting variation of moving average that can become a valuable addition to your personal arsenal of technical analysis tools. ALMA is a relatively new indicator, that has made its first appearance as recently as 2009. It can be used for all assets and on all timeframes. It can be found in the ‘Moving Average’ tab…

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Trade With Donchian Channels

Donchian Channels are a volatility indicator that can be used both on its own and as a part of a more complex trading system. This indicator can help you determine optimal entry and exit points, as well as provide an insight into periods of high and low volatility. Donchian Channels on the IQ Option platform How do they work? Donchian Channels consist of three lines: 1) The upper one outlines the highest price observed over a set period of time and stays at the same level until a new high is met. 2)…

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