These indicators give a trader an edge in the market. The edge gained is a better trading plan, more efficient use of time and emotional gains. All traders need an edge and any of these indicators help to achieve the goal of being a profitable and consistent trader. The trend indicator in particular is invaluable to a trader for helping in their trading plan as well as emotions. The direction of the asset and time frame is immediately identified so there is no question with regards to going Long or Short. The traders can then concentrate and find an Entry.