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Average True Range - ATR

A measure of volatility introduced by Welles Wilder in his book: New Concepts in Technical Trading Systems. 

The True Range indicator is the greatest of the following:
-current high less the current low. 
-the absolute value of the current high less the previous close. 
-the absolute value of the current low less the previous close. 

The Average True Range is a moving average (generally 14-days) of the True Ranges.
(source: Investopedia.com)
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