Rate of Change (ROC)

What is the definition of Rate of Change (ROC)?

Rate of Change (ROC) displays the value of the current price relative to the price n periods ago. The ROC measures changes in prices during a certain time and displays them in the form of an oscillator showing the cyclical movements. The centre line is at 100 and a value above this means that the price was higher.


Stockopedia explains Rate of Change (ROC)...

The ROC increases along with the prices trending up, and decreases when the prices go down. High price changes result in significant ROC changes.

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