Watching the shorter-term MACD oscillator on shares of Ansys Inc (ANSS), we have noted that the signal is currently showing Buy. The MACD is typically used to measure bullish or bearish price movements. The MACD signal direction is currently reading Strongest. Shifting to another short-term indicator review, we note that the current 7-day average directional indicator is Buy. This signal may be used to determine the market trend. The 7-day directional strength is Soft. This trend strength indicator measures the signal based on historical performance where minimum would indicate the weakest, and maximum would represent the strongest. The 7-day average directional direction is currently Weakening. This signal indicates whether the Buy or Sell signal is getting stronger or weakening, or whether the Hold is leaning towards a Buy or Sell.
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Looking further, we can see that the current 9 day MACD for Ansys Inc (ANSS) has been noted at 2.54. This value represents the difference between a short-term and a long-term moving average. A reading above zero may offer a bullish signal, and a value below zero may indicate a bearish signal. Going a little further, we can see that the difference between the most recent close and the