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Author: TMFKGOMalley Big gold star, 5000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 2229  
Subject: Re: On Balance Volume Date: 6/19/2001 2:32 PM
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I could not find the definition for "On Balance Volume". Can somebody explain it to me?


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The first result for me is On Balance Volume - Technical Analysis from A to Z:

"On Balance Volume ("OBV") is a momentum indicator that relates volume to price change."

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