Credicorp Technical Analysis (NYSE:BAP)
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. Just by looking at the Credicorp stock price one can't take a trading decision. A trader needs to find a chart pattern, which is a clear cut pattern formation on the BAP stock chart which creates a trading signal.
See Credicorp 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 Credicorp stock analysis.
Credicorp Moving Average
Moving averages show the BAP 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 20 day moving average of $232.37 is below the last closing price of $234.04 and the 50 day moving average of $224.72 is below the last closing price of $234.04. The 10 and 20 day periods can predict short term moving average trends.
Credicorp Bollinger Bands
Bollinger bands comprise of a center line usually BAP SMA, and two BAP 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. Currently the stock price of $234.04 is in the upper range of Credicorp bollinger bands.
Credicorp 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 Credicorp MACD indicator is above 0 indicating a bullish trend.
Credicorp Relative Strength Index
This technical indicator compares the relative strength or weakness of a stock. It measures the magnitude of rise or fall in stock price movements . If the RSI of BAP stock goes above 70 it could indicate an overbought condition, and if it goes below 30 it could signal an oversold position.