Posted: 11/22/2011 11:28:48 AM
Originally Posted by bucknuts:
What r you using now?
I am using a smoothed moving average with exponential Bollinger Bands.....basically monitoring when the average crosses the midpoint of the bands.
Also, I incorporate a simple slope calculation (plotted as a line, looks like an oscillator) in order to estimate degree of slope on a given time frame. Time frames concerned are: 30 M 5M 1M, along with assorted tick charts.
I trade commodities, mostly Crude oil and Euro FX, but am interested in trend indicators used for forex and stocks as well.