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Here’s how one can use Williams %R technical indicator for buying & selling

Shabbir Kayyumi

Williams %R was developed by famous technical analyst and charting enthusiast ‘Larry Williams’. Williams %R is a momentum indicator that is the inverse of the Fast Stochastic Oscillator. It is also referred to as %R and pronounced as Percent R. Williams %R reflects the level where the current close is relative to the highest high during the look-back period.

What is a ‘Williams %R Indicator’?

The Williams %R, or just %R for short, is an indicator that oscillates between 0 and -100, providing insight into the weakness or the strength of a stock. It’s used in various capacities including identifying overbought/oversold levels, momentum confirmations as well as finding trade signals.