Stochastic %D

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Stochastic %D

Variable List Abbreviation: %D

Variable Mode(s): Stock, Futures1, and Futures2

[ Note: appears in indicator list only after high and low selected ]

 

Parameter(s): %D stochastic time periods, %D smoothing time periods

 

Description:

A smoothed version of Stochastic %K.

 

Calculation:

Initially

%D = average of %K over first n time periods

Remainder of time

%D = ( previous %D * (n-1) + %K ) / n

where n = smoothing time periods