Dent (DENT)

Current price: $ 0.000493

24 hours price change: - (-)

Dent - Average Directional Index

The Average Directional indicator (or ADX) is a directional trading indicator that is used to identify a technical trend, in this case of the Dent. The trend that is being identified, can be both a positive trend as a negative trend in the pricedevelopment of Dent.

The ADX was primarily developed for commodities, however it is also in use for stock and currency technical analysis, as well as for Dent. In this continuously updated article, we will explain the meaning and current trend of Dent. The current ADX analysis is based on the historical prices of Dent until September 18th, 2019.

In the chart below, the strength the trend is drawn, as well as the positive and negative directional indicators. The ADX (Average Directional Index) is the black line. The positive directional indicator (+DI) is the green line, and the negative directional indicator (-DI) is drawn in red.

Price chart for Dent from 03/21/2019 until 09/18/2019.

In the chart above, the development of the price for Dent is shown for the period from 03/21/2019 until 09/18/2019. This same timeframe has been used in the average directional indicator chart below.

Average directional indicator for Dent until 09/18/2019.

In the charts above, you can see the trends of the ADX, +DI and -DI. The current values of these three indicators for the Dent are listed in the table below.

Dent average directional index 8.34
Dent positive directional indicator 37.30
Dent negative directional indicator 46.70

 

Several signals can be gained from the chart above. First of all, the green line gives us an indication of the positive trend. The opposite line, the red one, indicates the negative trend for Dent.

When the green line tops the red line, the Dent is in a positive trend. However, when the situation turns around, the trend has also changed to a negative trend for Dent.

Furthermore, the black line gives the strength of the current trend of Dent, both positive and negative. The higher the black line (ADX), the stronger the trend.

Dent ADX score

The Average Directional Index (ADX) is used to measure the strength or weakness of a trend, not the actual direction. In general, when the positive directional indicator is higher than the negative directional in indicator, the trend of Dent is assumed to be positive. An important signal is when the -DI (red line) and +DI (green line) crosses over.

The Dent currently follows a negative trend. For Dent, the positive directional indicator is 37.30. The value for the negative directional indicator is higher (46.70). This means that the current trend of the Dent is negative.

To measure the strength of the current trend, we look at the ADX. The value of the ADX for Dent  is 8.34, meaning that the trend is very weak. The ADX for Dent does not give us a good indication to start buying or selling Dent.

To get a good signal to trade Dent, we have to wait until the trend gives us a higher ADX value in the current negative trend.