CSS Industries Technical Analysis (NYSE:CSS)
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 CSS stock chart pattern can give those who understand technical analysis an indication of which way CSS stock is headed, but cannot predict with 100% certainty as to what can happen to the CSS Industries stock price.
See CSS Industries bollinger bands, SMA - 200 day moving average, 50 day moving average and exponential moving averages. The technical analysis form of CSS Industries stock analysis tries to understand the market by studying the stock market trend itself as opposed to other aspects like the company's fundamentals.
CSS Industries Moving Average
Moving averages show the CSS 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 $17.67 is above the last closing price of $17.66 and the 50 day moving average of $18.52 is above the last closing price of $17.66. The 10 and 20 day periods can predict short term moving average trends.
CSS Industries Bollinger Bands
Bollinger bands comprise of a center line usually CSS SMA, and two CSS 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 $17.66 is in the lower range of CSS Industries bollinger bands.
CSS Industries 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 CSS Industries MACD indicator can be used to identify bullish and bearish trends for the stock.
CSS Industries 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. 57.23 is the RSI value of CSS stock.