AvalonBay Technical Analysis (NYSE:AVB)
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 AVB stock chart pattern can give those who understand technical analysis an indication of which way AVB stock is headed, but cannot predict with 100% certainty as to what can happen to the AvalonBay stock price.
See AvalonBay bollinger bands, SMA - 200 day moving average, 50 day moving average and exponential moving averages. Technical analysis uses an approach for AvalonBay stock analysis that does not care for the fair value of a company but uses price and volume data only.
AvalonBay Moving Average
Moving averages show the AVB stock price trend. The two most popular types of moving averages are the Simple Moving Average or SMA and the Exponential Moving Average or EMA. The longer the duration of the moving average, the higher the lag. For example, 200 day moving averages for AvalonBay are mostly signals of long term trends and will help long term traders.
AvalonBay Bollinger Bands
Bollinger bands comprise of a center line usually AVB SMA, and two AVB stock price bands above and below it. The stock is considered overbought when the price starts moving closer towards the upper band, and is considered oversold as stock price moves closer towards the lower band. AvalonBay bollinger bands show that the stock price is $181.32, upper band is 175.41, lower band is 169.49, and the average is 172.45.
AvalonBay Moving Average Convergence Divergence or MACD
The moving average convergence divergence or MACD is a technical indicator which helps gauge the stock price trend, as the indicator is useful in understanding the strength, direction and momentum of the stock price. The AvalonBay MACD line is above the signal line.
AvalonBay 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. The relative strength index of AVB stock is 62.8.