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 +<font>'''Featured Article: [[Accumulation/Distribution Line]]'''</font>
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 +The accumulation/distribution line is similar to [[On Balance Volume]] but varies by adding only a portion of each day's volume to the cumulative total depending on the position of the [[close|closing]] price (see '''calculation''')
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Featured Article: Accumulation/Distribution Line

The accumulation/distribution line is similar to On Balance Volume but varies by adding only a portion of each day's volume to the cumulative total depending on the position of the closing price (see calculation)

When the accumulation/distribution line is moving up it depicts buying (accumulation) and when moving down it depicts selling (distribution). When a divergence appears between the accumulation/distribution line and the price it implies that the price will reverse. For example, if the if the accumulation/distribution line is moving up and the price of the instrument is falling then the price is likely to reverse.

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How to Get Involved

The success of the Traderpedia is dependent on the collective efforts of those that contribute. Getting involved is easier than you might think. Here are some places to start:

 
Getting Started

If you're new to the Traderpedia, the best places to start are the Help Guide and the FAQ.