Siacoin (SC)

Current price: $ 0.0025

24 hours price change: $ -0.00003905 (-1.56%)

Siacoin - 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 Siacoin. The trend that is being identified, can be both a positive trend as a negative trend in the pricedevelopment of Siacoin.

The ADX was primarily developed for commodities, however it is also in use for stock and currency technical analysis, as well as for Siacoin. In this continuously updated article, we will explain the meaning and current trend of Siacoin. The current ADX analysis is based on the historical prices of Siacoin until February 17th, 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 Siacoin from 08/17/2018 until 02/17/2019.

In the chart above, the development of the price for Siacoin is shown for the period from 08/17/2018 until 02/17/2019. This same timeframe has been used in the average directional indicator chart below.

Average directional indicator for Siacoin until 02/17/2019.

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

Siacoin average directional index11.29
Siacoin positive directional indicator37.12
Siacoin negative directional indicator30.17

 

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 Siacoin.

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

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

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

The Siacoin currently follows a positive trend. For Siacoin, the positive directional indicator is 37.12. The value for the negative directional indicator is lower (30.17). This means that the current trend of the Siacoin is positive.

To measure the strength of the current trend, we look at the ADX. The value of the ADX for Siacoin  is 11.29, meaning that the trend is very weak. The ADX for Siacoin does not give us a good indication to start buying or selling Siacoin.

To get a good signal to buy Siacoin, we have to wait until the trend gives us a higher ADX value in the current positive trend.