DeMarks Technical Analysis and Range Expansion Index Forex Trading Signals
Developed by Tom DeMark.
DeMark used the Range Expansion Index to trade options, in his trading strategy. This indicator is an oscillator.
DeMark Range Expansion Index
This Oscillator is used as a market-timing oscillator which attempts to overcome problems with exponentially calculated oscillators, which are calculated arithmetically and these indicators tend to lag the market.
Technical Analysis and Generating Signals
This Oscillator typically oscillates between values of -100 to +100.
Overbought Levels -Readings of +45 or higher indicates overbought conditions.
Oversold Levels -Readings of -45 or lower indicates oversold conditions.
Overbought and Oversold Levels
Exit Signals - DeMark advises against trading in extreme overbought conditions indicated by six bars above +45, exit for buy signals is generated six bars after price hits +45.
Exit Signals - extreme oversold conditions indicated by six or more bars below the -45 thresholds will generate exit signal for short trades.