While technical indicators of stock price movements like moving averages and support and resistance levels can help identify trends in the stock markets, frequently this is not enough. These trend indicators do not forewarn investors before a trigger event occurs upon which the investor needs to take action.

Often, what is required is to gauge the momentum of a particular trend or stock price movement. Investors can consider using momentum indicators outlined below to do just that.

Read the full article published originally on Financial ExpressEquity investing: Using momentum indicators to invest in stocks