Here's a simple tool for determining long term trend direction using two Volume Weighted Moving Averages (VWMA). The VWMA's emphasis on volume often makes it a better measurement for trend direction than the more popular Exponential Moving Average (EMA).
Trend direction is determined by comparing a fast and slow VWMA. The default length for the fast VWMA is 50...
Its a simple Golden- and Death-Cross IndicatorBNC:BLX
... it highlights the Crosses and labels them. It also highlights the bar where the cross happend.
Enjoy and buy me a coffee if you liked it.
I got the main concept for this system on another site. While I have made one important change, I must stress that the heart of this system was created by someone else! We must give credit where credit is due!
Y'all know baby pips. @ForexPhantom published about this system and did both back and forward test around 10 years ago.
I found it on the sit and now I put...
The 3 most important moving averages:
EMA13 - gives institutional bias (enter trade at the touch of this line)
SMA 30 - medium term trend (bullish if price stays above, bearish if price stays below)
SMA 200 - long term trend (bullish if price stays above, bearish if price stays below)
By Pequet gist.github.com
This indicator provides the pip value from various key levels I've found important in my trading system.
The results are graphed. I suggest that you choose the 2 most important ones you want to graph otherwise the indicator gets difficult to read.
The important data is the actual numbers but I've found it helpful to understand how a ticker moves in regards to...