Williams %R is a popular technical indicator created by Larry Williams to help identify overbought and oversold situations. Investors may also be closely watching winners and losers, especially in the technology sector.
The MACD-Histogram is an indicator of an indicator.
Blackrock Muniholdings Fund II (MUH)'s MACD Histogram reading is now below the zero line, indicating a neutral or negative chart trend for the shares. The indicator uses similar methods to a MACD i.e uses exponetial moving averages but applies a cycle factor to them. The RSI may be useful for spotting abnormal price activity and volatility. The STC indicator fluctuates between 0 and 100. The STC indicator fluctuates between 0 and 100.
Looking at shares from some additional technical standpoints, Ortin Laboratories Ltd (ORTINLAABS.BO) presently has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of -42.31. The CCI was created to typically stay within the reading of -100 to +100.
Investors have the ability to use technical indicators when completing stock research. A CCI closer to +100 may provide an overbought signal, and a CCI near -100 may offer an oversold signal. On the flip side, a reading of -100 would imply that the stock is oversold and possibly set for a rally.
Value investors may be scanning the shelves for bargain stocks. On the other end of the spectrum, a younger investor with a longer time horizon might be able to search for stocks with a higher potential for growth that may involve much more risk.
The stock of iShares Barclays 1-3 Year Credit Bond Fd (CSJ) formed an up wedge with $109.34 target or 4.00 % above today's $105.13 share price. Traders may use these levels to help identify stock price reversals. Currently, the 200-day MA is sitting at 0.00, and the 50-day is 0.00.
After a recent technical review, shares of 0-5 Year TIPS Bond Ishares (STIP) have a 200-day moving average of 100.78. The RSI, or Relative Strength Index is a popular oscillating indicator among traders and investors. Wilder introduced RSI in his book "New Concepts in Technical Trading Systems" which was published in 1978. The RSI is computed base on the speed and direction of a stock's price movement. The RSI operates in a range-bound area with values between 0 and 100. Different time periods may be used when using the RSI indicator. Following multiple time frames using moving averages can help investors figure out where the stock has been and help determine where it may be possibly going. A reading between 0 and -20 would point to an overbought situation. A level of 50 would indicate neutral market momentum. One World Ventures (OWVI)'s Williams Percent Range or 14 day Williams %R presently is at -100.00. Alternately, if the indicator goes below -80, this may point to the stock being oversold. We can also take a look at the Average Directional Index or ADX of the stock.
iShares New York AMT-Free Muni Bond ETF, formerly iShares S&P New York AMT-Free Municipal Bond Fund, is an exchange traded fund. The ADX is typically used along with the Plus Directional Indicator (+DI) and Minus Directional Indicator (-DI) which point to the direction of the trend. Moving averages are considered to be lagging indicators meaning that they confirm trends. Many technical analysts believe that an ADX value over 25 would suggest a strong trend. A value of 25-50 would support a strong trend. Traders following the signals may be on the lookout for the formation of a strong near-term trend.