Tether (USDT)

Current price: $ 1.00

24 hours price change: $ -0.002000 (-0.20%)

Tether - Average Directional Index

The Average Directional indicator (or ADX) is a directional trading indicator that is used to identify a technical trend, in this case of the Tether. The trend that is being identified, can be both a positive trend as a negative trend in the pricedevelopment of Tether.

The ADX was primarily developed for commodities, however it is also in use for stock and currency technical analysis, as well as for Tether. In this continuously updated article, we will explain the meaning and current trend of Tether. The current ADX analysis is based on the historical prices of Tether until May 18th, 2021.

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.

Price chart for Tether from 11/17/2020 until 05/18/2021.

In the chart above, the development of the price for Tether is shown for the period from 11/17/2020 until 05/18/2021. This same timeframe has been used in the average directional indicator chart below.

Average directional indicator for Tether until 05/18/2021.

In the charts above, you can see the trends of the ADX, +DI and -DI. The current values of these three indicators for the Tether are listed in the table below.

Tether average directional index 57.93
Tether positive directional indicator 10.11
Tether negative directional indicator 45.11


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 Tether.

When the green line tops the red line, the Tether is in a positive trend. However, when the situation turns around, the trend has also changed to a negative trend for Tether.

Furthermore, the black line gives the strength of the current trend of Tether, both positive and negative. The higher the black line (ADX), the stronger the trend.

Tether 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 Tether 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 negative signal for Tether. The positive directional indicator for Tether is 10.11, which is lower than the negative directional indicator (45.11). Therefore, the trend that Tether follows is negative.

The current ADX value is 57.93, which tells us that the current trend is strong. Using these values, we can asume that the Tether will continue its downwards trend. In short, the current average directional index gives us a selling signal for the Tether. However, you should always be aware, since trends are changing from time to time.


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