Moving averages are technical trading tools for capturing trends in the stock market. 

Moving averages are price action filters that can identify a trend by which side of a moving average price is trading on. 

A vertical moving average can show that a chart is in a trend while a horizontal moving average can show that price action is going sideways in a trading range. 

The slope of  a moving average can visually show the magnitude of a trend direction. 

Moving averages can act as key support or resistance levels in both trading ranges and trends. 

Moving Averages Cheat Sheet

Moving Averages Cheat Sheet Chart
Chart Courtesy of TrendSpider.com

Here are my four moving average books:

Moving Averages 101: Incredible Signals That Can Make you Money https://amzn.to/3wGrNuz
50 Moving Average Signals That Beat Buy and Hold https://amzn.to/2WwAwyX
Trading Tech Booms & Busts for QQQ http://amzn.to/2tMRDQ0
5 Moving Average Signals That Beat Buy and Hold  http://amzn.to/2tMEhmV

 

Here are my three moving average eCourses: