There's one indicator that I love to see an any chart I'm looking at and that's Bollinger Bands. This indicator was developed by John Bollinger and discussed in detail in his book "Bollinger on Bollinger Bands". The center line of the Bollinger Bands is usually a 20 period moving average (MA) while the outer lines are usually calculated to be two standard deviations above and below the MA. Bollinger Bands throw off information all by themselves (as can be seen in the video below) but I give it double duty by also being one of three MAs that I use on all charts (the 5 period, 10 period, and the 20 period MA included in the Bollinger Bands). There's no way I can explain Bollinger Bands as well as Perfect Stock Alerts can so please see the video below. For a written explanation of Bollinger Bands please see the article in StockCharts.com simply entitled "Bollinger Bands".
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