The parabolic sar never left bull phase, despite the velocity of Thursday's price drop.
See my analysis from this morning for a detailed discussion of crudes merits and demerits.
Note that the pps is prone to a phenomenon known as "ghosting", where it can disappear int he middle of a trading day. So, although it's visible at 3:23 p.m. Eastern, that's go guarantee that the signal will hang around until 4 p.m.
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- pps - Person's Proprietary Signal.
- psar - Parabolic Stop and Reverse
- ma20 - 20-day moving average
- ma200 - 200-day moving average
- macd - Moving Average Convergence-Divergence
- sto - Fast Stochastic