GAPS (GAP)

Current price: $ 0.02

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GAPS ADX

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

The ADX was primarily developed for commodities, however it is also in use for stock and currency technical analysis, as well as for GAPS. In this continuously updated article, we will explain the meaning and current trend of GAPS. The current ADX analysis is based on the historical prices of GAPS until October 15th, 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 GAPS from 04/15/2019 until 10/15/2019.

In the chart above, the development of the price for GAPS is shown for the period from 04/15/2019 until 10/15/2019. This same timeframe has been used in the average directional indicator chart below.

Average directional indicator for GAPS until 10/15/2019.

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

GAPS average directional index 10.73
GAPS positive directional indicator 11.99
GAPS negative directional indicator 13.86

 

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 GAPS.

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

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

GAPS 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 GAPS is assumed to be positive. An important signal is when the -DI (red line) and +DI (green line) crosses over.

The GAPS currently follows a negative trend. For GAPS, the positive directional indicator is 11.99. The value for the negative directional indicator is higher (13.86). This means that the current trend of the GAPS is negative.

To measure the strength of the current trend, we look at the ADX. The value of the ADX for GAPS  is 10.73, meaning that the trend is very weak. The ADX for GAPS does not give us a good indication to start buying or selling GAPS.

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