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Using a Stochastic Oscillator in Forex Trading

Video Summary

Like the Relative Strength Index, the Stochastic Oscillator measures the change between the current price and the previous price in order to evaluate the potential for the continuation of the current trend. The Stochastic Oscillator plots two lines on the Stochastic scale and it is the crossing of these two lines that generates “signals” that can guide your overall strategy.

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This is for general information purposes only - Examples shown are for illustrative purposes and may not reflect current prices from OANDA. It is not investment advice or an inducement to trade. Past history is not an indication of future performance.

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