Swing line can help identify resistance and support. Breaking resistance indicate an uptrend. Breaking support indicates a downtrend. This is a simple and intuitive method in trend determination.
However, many chart readers nowadays set as preferred pattern. The shared indicator provides another choice for constructing swing lines.
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