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GBPUSD

Basic statistics about GBPUSD for the period starting from 2010-01-01 up until 2015-09-26.

Yearly Mean Daily Range

The average (mean) of the Daily Range is the average movement from the Low-of-the-day to the High-of-the-day. This can be useful to add some perspective to a movement that you see in the market, whether that is to confirm that there is more room for movement, or to fade a strong move where you feel the market has overdone it.

Yearly Mean Daily Range

Year Mean Daily Range
2010 0.0161901
2011 0.0140767
2012 0.0086805
2013 0.0112137
2014 0.0081996
2015 0.0130969

Yearly Percentage Daily Closing Higher

This tells you the average times that the symbol closes higher on the day.

Year Closed Higher
2010 48.1
2011 50.4
2012 49.6
2013 51.7
2014 46.3
2015 42.9

Monthly Mean Daily Range

Similar to the Yearly Daily Range, but this focuses on mean for the Month. Obvious patterns usually include Summer months having lower activity and the month of December where trading slows down greatly.

Month Mean Daily Range
1 0.0130247
2 0.0124352
3 0.0134152
4 0.0113862
5 0.0136595
6 0.0127375
7 0.0115918
8 0.0109974
9 0.0113908
10 0.0122740
11 0.0115335
12 0.0111692