What is trend?

  • (noun): A general direction in which something tends to move.
    Example: "The trend of the stock market"
    Synonyms: tendency
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on trend, trends:

Average Directional Movement Index - Interpretation
... The ADX does not indicate trend direction, only trend strength ... It is a lagging indicator that is, a trend must have established itself before the ADX will generate a signal that a trend is under way ... An extremely strong trend is indicated by readings above 50 ...
Land Ownership In Canada - Recent Trends
... In the last century, the trend in Canada has been for a smaller percentage of people to own land, as more urbanization has turned people into renters ... In rural areas, the trend has been towards further farm consolidation ... The other trend in rural Canada is for more urbanites to own summer homes, cottages, cabins, acreages, and hobby farms, taking land out of agricultural use ...
Trend - Science
... Trend Type Forecast, short period forecast supplied to airfields Trends (journals), a series of scientific journals of biology Periodic trends, tendencies of certain elemental characteristics ...
Saint-Anicet - Demographics - Language
... Quebec Census Total French English French English Other Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % 2011 2,525 2,0 ...
L'Île-Cadieux, Quebec - Demographics - Language
... French English French English Other Year Responses Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % Count Trend Pop % 2011 105 60 20.0% 57.14% 25 44.4% 23.81% 0 0.0% 0.00% 20 33.3% 19.05 ...

More definitions of "trend":

  • (noun): General line of orientation.
    Example: "The northeastern trend of the coast"
    Synonyms: course
  • (noun): A general tendency to change (as of opinion).
    Example: "Not openly liberal but that is the trend of the book"
    Synonyms: drift, movement
  • (noun): The popular taste at a given time.
    Synonyms: vogue, style