Calithera Biosciences Technical Analysis (NASDAQ:CALA)
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 Calithera Biosciences stock price data and volume are plotted in CALA stock charts and these trading charts form the basis of technical analysis.
You can view Simple Moving Average - SMA 20 day, 50 day & 100 day, Exponential Moving Average - EMA 20 day, 50 day & 100 day charts, and Bollinger Bands for Calithera Biosciences. Technical analysis uses an approach for Calithera Biosciences stock analysis that does not care for the fair value of a company but uses price and volume data only.
Calithera Biosciences Moving Average
Moving averages help predict the price direction of CALA stock based on certain triggers, but with a lag, and form building blocks for other technical indicators like the MACD and bollinger bands. The 20 day moving average of $4.96 is above the last closing price of $4.7 and the 50 day moving average of $4.7 is below the last closing price of $4.7. The 10 and 20 day periods can predict short term moving average trends.
Calithera Biosciences Bollinger Bands
Bollinger bands comprise of a center line usually CALA SMA, and two CALA 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. The stock price is trading between the average and the lower band in the context of Calithera Biosciences bollinger bands.
Calithera Biosciences Moving Average Convergence Divergence or MACD
The moving average convergence divergence or MACD is a technical indicator which helps assess the stock price trend. Traders usually wait for a confirmed crossover signal before entering into a trading position. Divergence implies that the current stock price trend could come to an end, when the stock price diverges from MACD. The Calithera Biosciences MACD line is above the signal line.
Calithera Biosciences Relative Strength Index
The RSI technical indicator is a momentum oscillator. It compares the speed and change in price movements. The relative strength index of CALA stock is 32.76.