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  • 1. Advances and Declines
  • 2. What are Advances and Declines?
  • 3. Advances and Declines
    Advances and declines give you an indication of how the overall market has performed. This gives you a good overview of the general market direction
    As the name suggest 'advances' will inform you how the market has progressed
    'Declines‘ signifies if the market has not performed as per expectations
  • 4. What does Advance-Decline Ratio imply?
  • 5. Advances and Declines
    The Advance-Decline ratio is a technical Analysis tool that indicates market movement
    Advance Decline ratio is calculated using the formula:
    Advance Decline Ratio = Number of stocks that advanced/number of stocks that declined
  • 6. How does Advance-Decline Ratio affect?
  • 7. Advances and Declines
    Generally, it is seen that in Bullish markets the number of stocks that advances is more than the ones that declines
    Generally, in Bearish markets, the converse can be said to hold true i.e. stocks that advances are less than stocks that declines
    The breadth of market indicator is used to gauge the number of stocks advancing and declining for the day.
  • 8. What else there is to know about Advances and Declines?
  • 9. Advances and Declines
    'Remains unchanged' is a term used if the market scenario shows no advances or decline compared to the earlier day
    Advances and declines are calculated from the previous day’s closing results
    However, a market that is significantly on one side either in terms of advances or declines, may have a hard time reversing out of that direction the next day
  • 10. Advances and Declines
    Remember: Keeping a track of the Advance and Decline ratio will help you gauge the stocks worth investing along with the performance of stocks you have invested in.
  • 11. Thank You!
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  • 12. Registered office: Kotak Securities Limited, 1st Floor, Bakhtawar, 229, Nariman Point, Mumbai - 400021. SEBI Registration No: NSE INB/INF/INE 230808130, BSE INB 010808153/INF 011133230/INE 011207251, OTC INB 200808136, MCXSX INE 260808130.
    Disclaimer: Investments in securities are subject to market risks, please read the SEBI prescribed Combined RDD prior to investing.
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