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8/28/2002 8:37:20 AM


Average True Range

ParametersPeriod
UsageAverage True Range(days)
ATR(days)
DescriptionUsing the relationships between the high and low of a day compared with the previous close, the Average True Range is a measure of volatility developed by Welles Wilder. Typically used to identify oversold and overbought conditions, a low average true range indicates a stock which lacks volatility, while high average true range indicates potentials sell-offs of a stock.
Examples
Fetcher[Average True Range(14) has been increasing for 5 days]


Fetcher[ATR(14) has been increasing for 3 days lag 2 days and the ATR(14) has been decreasing for 2 days]



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