The Basics Of Moving Averages by George R. Arrington, Ph.D.
ARTICLE SYNOPSIS ...The Basics Of Moving Averages
by George R. Arrington, Ph.D.
Moving averages are one of the most common technical tools that technicians, both veteran and novice,
may take advantage of. But for those novices, the concept may be somewhat confusing. What is a moving
average, anyway? And what about all those variations -- linear, stepweighted, exponential, even
triangular? George Arrington explains the basics of the moving averages. And for those veteran traders
out there, it never hurts to brush up on those basics.
The first maxim a trader learns is to ""buy low and sell high."" The trick, howev...