The Motley Fool Discussion Boards

Previous Page

Investing/Strategies / Retirement Investing


Subject:  Re: Stock Trades Date:  3/19/1998  8:55 AM
Author:  gilvid Number:  2256 of 88772

I do not know how to distinguish buying from selling since, for every buyer there must be a seller
and vice versa. One way to get a clue, but only a clue, is to look at the Acc/Dist rating from IBD. A
implies that there are more buyers than sellers; E implies that there are more sellers than buyers. But
it is only an estimate, really.
Where do I find, and what is Acc/Dist rating from IBD?
What is IBD. Thanks
Copyright 1996-2018 trademark and the "Fool" logo is a trademark of The Motley Fool, Inc. Contact Us