Union Bankshares Technical Analysis (NASDAQ:UNB)
Technical analysis is the study of stock price and volume data through technical charts. This analysis does not take into account the intrinsic value of a stock. When a chart pattern that can predict future Union Bankshares stock price movements is formed, the UNB stock chart can become a key tool for a technical analyst.
See Union Bankshares bollinger bands, SMA (200 day moving average, 50 day moving average) and exponential moving averages. Technical analysis essentially tries to study the supply and demand for a particular security and determine the stock trends for that security. Chartists use stock price movements for this form of Union Bankshares stock analysis.
Union Bankshares Moving Average:
Moving averages help predict the price direction of UNB stock based on certain triggers, but with a lag, and form building blocks for other technical indicators like the MACD and bollinger bands. A key factor that impacts moving averages is the lag factor.
Union Bankshares Bollinger Bands:
Bollinger bands comprise of a center line usually UNB SMA, and two UNB stock price bands above and below it. The stock is considered over brought when the price starts moving closer towards the upper band, and is considered oversold as stock price moves closer towards the lower band.
Union Bankshares 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 Union Bankshares MACD indicator can be used to identify bullish and bearish trends for the stock.
Union Bankshares Relative Strength Index:
The relative strength index compares the magnitude of recent gains to recent losses and is a momentum indicator. It attempts to assess overbought and oversold conditions of a stock. .