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Accumulation/Distribution Forex Indicator (MT5)

    The Accumulation/Distribution (A/D) indicator for Metatrader 5 uses volume and price and helps confirm rising and falling trends.

    The indicator delivers the best trading results when combined with other technical indicators or with price action trading strategies.

    The A/D indicator appears in a bottom window of the MT5 trading platform.

    Key points:

    • A rising A/D line signals a rising trend.
    • A declining A/D line signals a declining trend.

    The indicator works equally well on all trading instruments and shows promising results if used correctly.

    Free Download:

    Download the “accumulation-distribution-indicator.mq5” indicator for MT5

    Indicator Example Chart (EUR/USD H1)

    The picture below shows the Accumulation/Distribution (A/D) indicator in action on the MT5 trading chart.

    After you downloaded and installed the indicator on the MT5 trading platform, it should look like the image as shown above.

    Trading Tips:

    Feel free to use your own favorite trade entry, stop loss and take profit method to trade with the Accumulation/Distribution (A/D) Forex indicator.

    As always, trade in agreement with the overall trend and practice on a demo account first until you fully understand this indicator.

    Please note that even the best trading indicator cannot yield a 100% win rate over long periods.

    Indicator Specifications & Inputs:

    Trading Platform: Developed for Metatrader 5 (MT5)

    Trading Instruments: Works for Forex, Stocks, Commodities, Equity Indices, Precious Metals, Energies and Shares

    Time frames: Works for any time frame

    Trade Style: Works for scalping, day trading and swing trading

    Input Parameters: Variable (inputs tab), color settings & style

    Indicator type: Oscillator

    Does the indicator repaint? No.

    Download Now:

    Download the “accumulation-distribution-indicator.mq5” indicator for Metatrader 5

    How to install this indicator on Metatrader 5?

    Open the Metatrader 5 platform

    From the top menu, click on “File”

    Then click on “Open Data Folder”

    Then double click with your mouse button on “MQL5”

    Now double click on “Indicators”

    Paste the accumulation-distribution-indicator.mq5 indicator in the Indicators folder.

    Finally restart the MT5 platform and attach the indicator to any chart.

    How to remove the indicator?

    Right click with your mouse on the chart that you have the indicator attached to.

    Select “Indicator List” from the drop down menu.

    Select the indicator and press delete.

    How to edit the indicator’s inputs and parameters?

    Right click with your mouse on the chart that you have the indicator attached to.

    From the drop down menu, click on indicators list.

    Select the indicator from the list and press edit.

    Now you can edit the indicator.

    Finally, press the OK button to save the updated configuration.

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