Define: Stochastics Divergence

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Definition: Stochastics Divergence


Full Definition of Stochastics Divergence

The Stochastics Oscillator uses closing prices in comparison with highs and lows of current trading ranges to indicate the trend of price movements. There are multiple methods for using the Stochastics Oscillator as a trading signal, including Stochastics Divergence and Stochastics Crossover.

Stochastics Divergence occurs when there is a divergence between the stock price and the Stochastic Oscillator. When this happens the stock price often follows the Stochastic Oscillator.


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Definition Sources

Definitions for Stochastics Divergence are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 25th March 2020.