In technical analysis of securities trading the stochastic oscillator is a momentum indicator that uses support and resistance levels. Dr George Lane developed this indicator in the late 1950s. The term stochastic refers to the point of a current price in relation to its price range over a period of time. This method attempts to predict price turning points by comparing the closing price of a security to its price range.
Calculation: Stochastic Oscillator:
1) %K = (Current Close - Lowest Low)/(Highest High - Lowest Low) * 100;
2) %D = 3-day SMA of %K Lowest Low = lowest low for the look-back period Highest High = highest high for the look-back period %K is multiplied by 100 to move the decimal point two places;
PROFILE: GTN Resources (GTN.AX)
Stock Exchange: ASXAbout GTN Resources (ASX:GTN):
Company: GTN Resources
Ticker Codes: | GTN.AX | ASX:GTN |
King Island Scheelite Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, development, and production of tungsten deposits in Australia. It primarily holds a 100% interest in the Dolphin Project located in King Island. The company was formerly known as GTN Resources Limited and changed its name to King Island Scheelite Limited in October 2005. King Island Scheelite Limited was incorporated in 1966 and is based in Sydney, Australia.