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    cTrader Squeeze Momentum Indicator

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    The Squeeze Momentum Indicator shows periods when the volatility of a symbol increases or decreases, which is when the market goes from a trend to flat movement and vice versa. This type of indicator is a custom technical indicator that shows price compression which leads to price movement for the rate of change of a currency pair in real-time.
    (OS) Type: Windows & Mac OS Compatible
    Current version: 1.0.0
    Updated: Monday, 12 June 2023
    Author: Spotware

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    This indicator will show you the speed at the price of a symbol is fluctuating over time and as you cannot predict the momentum by looking at the charts which is the change of price you can use a momentum indicator to notify you when there is a price change for your traded symbol. The cTrader Squeeze Momentum Indicator works by mathematically calculating the rate of change of a currency pair price to determine the strength of the current market trend.


    How it Works

    The Squeeze Momentum indicator was created by John Carter and it measures the relationship between Bollinger Bands, Keltner's Channels & the Donchian Channel, so when the volatility increases, the distance between the bands, conversely, when the volatility declines, the distance also decreases. To produce signals the Squeeze indicator is shown with a Momentum Oscillator where the histogram bars is smoothed up with linear regression and other techniques. 

    When the indicator shows Green dots and Up Histogram bars (blue) the squeeze is on for a bullish trend, when the indicator shows Green dots and the Down Histogram bars (red) it is the squeeze for a bearish trend.


    cTrader Squeeze Momentum Indicator


    Indicator Settings

    You can use this Indicator on any timeframe, unfortunately, we hope that the user settings are self-explanatory, but if you need help then post your question on our support group. 


    cTrader Squeeze Momentum Settings


    How To Install & Open

    First, make sure you have the cTrader trading platform installed and then simply unzip the file and double-click on it to automatically install it onto the platform. Remember, this is an Indicator.


    Custom Development Work

    As this indicator is open source you can request custom development work to modify and improve it, you get to keep the full source code after, just get in touch with us below.


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