Swing high


    Swing high refers to the high price within a price movement of a given asset. When the price moves up or down, it does so in waves and the swing high refers to the high price points within those waves, before the price goes back down.

    The opposite of a swing high is a swing low.

    There may be multiple swing highs within an overall upward trend.

    Swing highs can be used as …

    The chart below shows the swing highs of the price movement:

    (1) Swing high

    (2) Swing high
    (3) Swing high

    Further reading

    To learn more about swing highs and how they help determine market direction, visit: