# Indices Trade Signals

As a indices trader one of the lessons you must learn when it comes to trading the stock indexes trading market is how to generate indices trade signals. A stock indices signal is just a set of rules that show when to buy or when to sell indices.

For example the simplest stock indexes trading system is the moving average crossover system which generates indices trading signals once two moving averages cross over each other.

- Buy signal - moving averages crossover pointing upwards
- Sell signal - moving averages crossover pointing downwards

## Indices Trade System

To confirm the signals generated a indices trader will need to come up with a stock indexes trading system and a set of trading rules for this stock indexes trading system.

A stock indexes trading system is a combination of two or more indicators and a set of written trading rules that are used to generate these signals with.

What is Indices Trading System

How to Create a Indices Trading Systems

Writing Indices Trading System Rules

Generating Indices Trading Signals

Tips For Indices Trading System

How to Write Indices Trading Journals

From the above trade system a indices trader can generate stock indexes signals using the trade rules below

**Buy trade signal**

- Both Moving averages pointing upwards
- RSI above 50
- Both Stochastics moving upwards

**Sell trade signal**

- Both Moving averages pointing downwards
- RSI below 50
- Both Stochastics moving downwards

An exit signal is given when Moving averages give an opposite or RSI gives an opposite indices trade signal; A signal in the opposite direction.