Osi Cycle-Adaptive RSI
This indicator is based on the calculation for RSI, but the calculation period used, on each bar, is a fixed, user-selectable, factor of the period of the dominant wave as measured on that bar: quarter-wave, half-wave or full-wave.
The user may also elect to use a fixed period, in which case it is no different from the standard RSI.
This indicator is used in the same manner as the standard RSI
indicator. The real advantage is that the period of calculation is adjusted,
depending on the market's dominant cycle. An internet search will show the
many ways in which the RSI is used, whether as an overbought/oversold
oscillator, or as a divergence trading tool.
The Osi Cycle-Adaptive RSI chart to the left shows 2 divergences, marked on the chart by the sets of corresponding blue lines. Many traders use such divergences to look for reversals of the recent price action.
The calculation period, and the method (in this case, "Cycle"), are indicated by the information panel at the bottom. The parameter choice is part of the chart label in the upper text; in this case "HalfWave".
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