Live Oak Bancshares Technical Analysis (NASDAQ:LOB)
Technical analysis is based on the study of past price and volume movements of a security with the help of technical stock charts or trading charts. The Live Oak Bancshares stock price data and volume are plotted in LOB stock charts and these trading charts form the basis of technical analysis.
View technical indicators like moving averages (SMA and EMA), and bollinger bands for Live Oak Bancshares. Technical analysis uses an approach for Live Oak Bancshares stock analysis that does not care for the fair "value" of a company but uses price and volume data only.
Live Oak Bancshares Moving Average:
Moving averages show the average price of LOB stock over a set time period and help traders see the overall trend by smoothening out the daily variation in price movement. One needs to choose the duration of a moving average depending on the investment objective and investment horizon. For periods greater than 100, it takes a larger and longer LOB stock price movement for the moving average to change course.
Live Oak Bancshares Bollinger Bands:
Bollinger Bands were developed by the famous technical trader John Bollinger and are a measure of the volatility of a stock like the LOB stock. Currently the stock price of $17.4 is in the lower range of Live Oak Bancshares bollinger bands.
Live Oak Bancshares Moving Average Convergence Divergence or MACD:
Two important concepts with respect to moving average convergence divergence or MACD are: crossovers and divergence. When the MACD rises above the signal line, it typically indicates a bullish trend and most likely the stock prices will go up. The Live Oak Bancshares MACD line is below the signal line.
Live Oak Bancshares Relative Strength Index:
The RSI technical indicator is a momentum oscillator. It compares the speed and change in price movements. If the RSI of LOB stock goes above 70 it could indicate an overbought condition, and if it goes below 30 it could signal an oversold position. .