Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD)

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Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD)

What is Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD)?

The trading indicator known as MACD, or moving average convergence/divergence, was developed by Gerald Appel in the late 1970s and is used in the technical analysis of stock movements. It is intended to show alterations in a trend’s strength, direction, velocity, and duration in the price of a stock.

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