Escalade Technical Analysis (NASDAQ:ESCA)
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 Escalade stock price data and volume are plotted in ESCA stock charts and these trading charts form the basis of technical analysis.
See Escalade 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 Escalade stock analysis.
Escalade Moving Average
Moving averages show the average price of ESCA stock over a set time period and help traders see the overall trend by smoothening out the daily variation in price movement. The 20 day moving average of $13.12 is above the last closing price of $12.45 and the 50 day moving average of $13.35 is above the last closing price of $12.45. The 10 and 20 day periods can predict short term moving average trends.
Escalade Bollinger Bands
Bollinger bands consist of two price bands above and below a center line for any company stock like Escalade. The tightening of bands is considered by most traders to be a precursor to sudden increase in volatility. Escalade bollinger bands show that the stock price is $12.45, upper band is 13.72, lower band is 12.51, and the average is 13.12.
Escalade 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 Escalade MACD indicator can be used to identify bullish and bearish trends for the stock.
Escalade Relative Strength Index
The RSI technical indicator is a momentum oscillator. It compares the speed and change in price movements. If the RSI of ESCA stock goes above 70 it could indicate an overbought condition, and if it goes below 30 it could signal an oversold position.