13/34–Week EMA Trend Chart: Cyclical Bullish Trend for Stocks Remains
Following is a look at the S&P 500 index 13-Week (blue line) vs. 34-Week (red line). Bull and Bear market cycles are clearly defined. Bullish trend when blue line is above red line. EMA or exponential moving average is used. EMA is a type of moving average that is similar to a simple moving average, except that more weight is given to the latest data.
13/34-Week EMA – Note the blue 13-Week EMA line remains above the red 34-Week EMA line. Also note how well this simple, tactical trend indicator has historically captured the cyclical bull and bear market trends. Signals occur when the lines cross.
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