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## Is fractal a lagging indicator?

The obvious drawback here is that fractals are lagging indicators. A fractal can’t be drawn until we are two days into the reversal. Once the pattern occurs, the price is expected to rise following a bullish fractal, or fall following a bearish fractal.

## What are Wiseman fractals?

Easy to identify on your chart, the Wiseman Fractal plots as either upward or downward pointing arrows. The arrows, or fractals, are formed when a certain number of repeated bars align in a distinct manner. This number of repeating bars is configured by the Strength parameter within the Indicators window.

## How does William fractal work?

The Williams Fractal is an indicator, developed by Bill Williams, that aims to detect reversal points (highs and lows) and marks them with arrows. Up fractals and down fractals have specific shapes. The Williams Fractal indicator helps users determine in which direction price will develop.

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## How are Williams fractals calculated?

Calculating fractals has more to do with visual acuity than math. Isolate a high/low (N) point on the chart. If there are two lower highs to the left of the high or two higher lows to the left of the low (N-2 and N-1), there is a possible pattern. If two higher lows occur after the low a bullish fractal is complete.

## What is William fractal indicator?

Williams Fractal or fractals is a technical analysis indicator introduced by the famous trader Bill Williams in his book ‘Trading Chaos’. The indicator is centred around the idea that there is repetition in price behaviour and fractals can provide an insight into those repetitive patterns.

## When does the indicator draw in a fractal?

This indicator is a reactive or lagging signal, because a a fractal is a formation of an odd number of bars being the middle bar the highest or lowest in the formation, and the indicator draws when the all bars in the fractal close.

## Which is the best indicator to use in ninjatrader?

NinjaTrader comes preloaded with hundreds of native indicators including the Wiseman Fractal which is used to identify areas of reversals. The Wiseman Fractal indicator performs best in trending markets where volatility is low and choppiness is at a minimum.