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Guide to Pivot Points: one of TV's greatest free tools

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How I use the free Pivot Points indicator.

There is a lot of be said about "Pivots" and a lot of people mean different things with that word.
What I am showing is the ''Old-School'' definition of that term.

Pivots are as simple as this:
(H+L+C)/3 of the previous period = Center Pivot (P) in current period.
The the 'Support' (Sx) and 'Resistance' ( Rx             ) pivots are calculated based on above equation.
There are many variations used these days, but the ''Traditional'' is the first, and I think most commonly used.

What do they tell you?
The seem to make good TARGETS for a move, and often lose energy there.
Many traders will look to take profits at a Pivot , which is obvious in above chart.

I will add updates with more explanations later, after this is up.
Comment: I have posted a follow-up to this tutorial here (Chapter 2):


Please see the above for a ''Kind of Advanced'' use of the ''Pivot Points Standard'' indicator.
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You have converted me to an avid pivot tracker, too much correlation to ignore.
Please keep up the good works.
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Nice one and well explanations. Will you share the indicator with us?

Thank you very much.
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