Heiken-Ashi candle is outstanding from the traditional candlestick charts for being more readable and
easier to analyze trends. The Heiken-Ashi candle first appeared back in the 1700s and was created by a
Japanese rice trader, Munehisa Homma. In Japanese, Heiken means “average” and Ashi means “pace”.
Combined together, the word Heiken-Ashi represents the average pace of price. Highlighting trend
direction very well, NinjaTrader Heiken-Ashi indicators have become very popular technical analysis
tools that thousands of NinjaTrader users across the globe put their trust in.
Though traders already have free access to the built-in Heiken-Ashi candle in NinjaTrader 8, we have
developed an advanced version of this popular candle for the trading community: NinjaTrader 8 Heiken-Ashi
Smoothed. Removing some limitations as well as adding lots of enhancements to the built-in
version, we are confident that this enhanced Heiken-Ashi candle will offer a transformed way of
displaying data on candlestick charts, allowing traders to set up great trading strategies.
For enthusiastic traders who want more than just candle charts, we have developed powerful technical
indicators that are optimum combinations of the NinjaTrader 8 Heiken-Ashi candle and different indicator
types. These awesome Heiken-Ashi indicators are worth considering if you are trying to build a good
NinjaTrader Heiken-Ashi strategy.
We built the HAMA
Monster by applying the Heiken-Ashi smoothing on moving averages. The mixture of these 2 popular
smoothing techniques has created one of the most well-received trend indicators in the NinjaTrader 8
arena. Another good Heiken-Ashi trend indicator for NinjaTrader 8 worth mentioning is Dragon Trend, which
helps you keep your feet on the ground to calmly monitor and make the most earnings out of a lasting
Our list of NinjaTrader indicators that feature the application of the Heiken-Ashi formula will continue
expanding in the future. As a result, traders who are big fans of this popular Japanese candle will have
more robust Heiken-Ashi indicators to choose for the development of a great NinjaTrader Heiken-Ashi