The Average Directional indicator (or ADX) is a directional trading indicator that is used to identify a technical trend, in this case of the PAX Gold. The trend that is being identified, can be both a positive trend as a negative trend in the pricedevelopment of PAX Gold.
The ADX was primarily developed for commodities, however it is also in use for stock and currency technical analysis, as well as for PAX Gold. In this continuously updated article, we will explain the meaning and current trend of PAX Gold. The current ADX analysis is based on the historical prices of PAX Gold until January 24th, 2022.
In the chart below, the strength the trend is drawn, as well as the positive and negative directional indicators. The ADX (Average Directional Index) is the black line. The positive directional indicator (+DI) is the green line, and the negative directional indicator (-DI) is drawn in red.
In the chart above, the development of the price for PAX Gold is shown for the period from 07/24/2021 until 01/24/2022. 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 PAX Gold are listed in the table below.
|PAX Gold average directional index||36.99|
|PAX Gold positive directional indicator||19.86|
|PAX Gold negative directional indicator||11.01|
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 PAX Gold.
When the green line tops the red line, the PAX Gold is in a positive trend. However, when the situation turns around, the trend has also changed to a negative trend for PAX Gold.
Furthermore, the black line gives the strength of the current trend of PAX Gold, both positive and negative. The higher the black line (ADX), the stronger the trend.
PAX Gold 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 PAX Gold is assumed to be positive. An important signal is when the -DI (red line) and +DI (green line) crosses over.
The current directional indicator gives a positive signal for PAX Gold. The positive directional indicator for PAX Gold is 19.86, which is higher than the negative directional indicator (11.01). The trend that the PAX Gold follows is a positive one.
The current ADX value is 36.99, which tells us that the current trend is strong. Using these values, we can asume that the PAX Gold will continue its upwards trend. In short, the current average directional index gives us a buying signal for the PAX Gold. However, keep an eye on turning trends.