Indicators Top Down Method Video


In this video we’ll show you how to create the same spread between two moving averages indicator using the Top Down Method. To use the Top Down Method, you start building the highest level indicator first. So we go to the Insert Menu, Time Series category, Spread Indicator. Highlight time series 1 and click on the modify parameter button in the dialog box. Click on the indicator button, select the Averages category, select Simple Moving Averages and use the default time period of 5. Click finished. Highlight time series 2 and do the same, this time changing the default time period to 10. Click finished and the indicator is displayed on the screen. That’s an example of the “Top Down” method.

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