The Macroaxis Technical Indicators lookup allows users to check a given indicator for any equity or select from a set of available indicators by clicking on the link to the right. Please note, not all equities are covered by this module due to inconsistencies in global equity categorizations and data normalization technicques. Please check also Equity Screeners to view more equity screening toolsAlcoa Inc has current Maximum Drawdown of 5.8. Maximum Drawdown (or MDD) is another indicator of risk. It is the reduction in asset value after a series of losing trades. This is normally calculated by getting the difference between a relative peaks in equity capital minus a relative trough.
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Maximum Drawdown Comparison
Alcoa Inc is rated below average in maximum drawdown category among related companies. It is rated fifth in maximum drawdown category among related companies reporting about 1.00 of Maximum Drawdown per Maximum Drawdown.
The MDD is one of the most important risk measures. It measures the loss in any losing period and is usually defined as the percent retrenchment from an asset peak value to the valley value. Maximum drawdown encompasses both the period from the peak to the valley (length), and the time from the valley to a new high (recovery). It measures the largest percentage drawdown that has occurred in a given time period.
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