Divergence occurs when two lines on a chart move in opposite directions vertically. Analysts often look for divergences by comparing a stock's direction to a technical indicator or to another related stock or index. There are two kinds of divergences: positive and negative. A positive divergence occurs when the indicator moves higher while the stock is declining. A negative divergence occurs when the indicator moves lower while the stock is rising.
In all my years of teaching this is the most difficult study to explain
Question: Can you spot the "buy" signal on Talisman Energy?
(1) The divergence at A-B and 1-2?
(2) The divergence at B-C and 2-3?
(3) The divergence at C-D and 3-4?
(4) The divergence at D-E and 4-5?
(5) The divergence at E-F and 5-6?
(6) The divergence at B-G and 2-7?
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