Verge (XVG)

Current price: $ 0.0063

24 hours price change: $ 0.00003576 (0.57%)

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

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

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 Verge from 06/17/2018 until 12/17/2018.

In the chart above, the development of the price for Verge is shown for the period from 06/17/2018 until 12/17/2018. This same timeframe has been used in the average directional indicator chart below.

Average directional indicator for Verge until 12/17/2018.

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

Verge average directional index22.28
Verge positive directional indicator41.79
Verge negative directional indicator46.74

 

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 Verge.

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

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

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

As you can see in the chart above, the Verge follows a negative trend. The positive directional indicator (41.79) is lower than the negative directional indicator (46.74). When the Verge is in this kind of situations, the trend is negative.

Allthough the trend is negative, the current situation of the trend of Verge is not that strong. The ADX gives us a value of 22.28, which means that the trend currently followed by Verge is a weak one. To get clear signals from the ADX for Verge, you should wait until the ADX moves upwards of 25.

As mentioned, the current trend is negative, however the trend might flip over to a positive trend.