The Average Directional indicator (or ADX) is a directional trading indicator that is used to identify a technical trend, in this case of the Loopring. The trend that is being identified, can be both a positive trend as a negative trend in the pricedevelopment of Loopring.
The ADX was primarily developed for commodities, however it is also in use for stock and currency technical analysis, as well as for Loopring. In this continuously updated article, we will explain the meaning and current trend of Loopring. The current ADX analysis is based on the historical prices of Loopring until August 16th, 2022.
In the chart above, the development of the price for Loopring is shown for the period from 02/15/2022 until 08/16/2022. This same timeframe has been used in the average directional indicator chart below.
In the charts above, you can see the trends of the ADX, +DI and -DI. The current values of these three indicators for the Loopring are listed in the table below.
|Loopring average directional index||14.10|
|Loopring positive directional indicator||54.14|
|Loopring negative directional indicator||43.31|
Several signals can be gained from the chart above. First of all, the green line gives us an indication of the positive trend. The opposite line, the red one, indicates the negative trend for Loopring.
When the green line tops the red line, the Loopring is in a positive trend. However, when the situation turns around, the trend has also changed to a negative trend for Loopring.
Furthermore, the black line gives the strength of the current trend of Loopring, both positive and negative. The higher the black line (ADX), the stronger the trend.
Loopring ADX score
The Average Directional Index (ADX) is used to measure the strength or weakness of a trend, not the actual direction. In general, when the positive directional indicator is higher than the negative directional in indicator, the trend of Loopring is assumed to be positive. An important signal is when the -DI (red line) and +DI (green line) crosses over.
The Loopring currently follows a positive trend. For Loopring, the positive directional indicator is 54.14. The value for the negative directional indicator is lower (43.31). This means that the current trend of the Loopring is positive.
To measure the strength of the current trend, we look at the ADX. The value of the ADX for Loopring is 14.10, meaning that the trend is very weak. The ADX for Loopring does not give us a good indication to start buying or selling Loopring.
To get a good signal to buy Loopring, we have to wait until the trend gives us a higher ADX value in the current positive trend.