FedFirst Financial Technical Analysis (NASDAQ:FFCO)
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 FedFirst Financial 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 FFCO stock chart which creates a trading signal.
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 FedFirst Financial. The technical analysis form of FedFirst Financial stock analysis tries to understand the market by studying the stock market trend itself as opposed to other aspects like the company's fundamentals.
FedFirst Financial Moving Average
Moving averages help predict the price direction of FFCO 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 $21.98 is below the last closing price of $23 and the 50 day moving average of $21.83 is below the last closing price of $23. The 10 and 20 day periods can predict short term moving average trends.
FedFirst Financial Bollinger Bands
Bollinger bands consist of two price bands above and below a center line for any company stock like FedFirst Financial. The tightening of bands is considered by most traders to be a precursor to sudden increase in volatility. FedFirst Financial bollinger bands show that the stock price is $23, upper band is 23.03, lower band is 20.92, and the average is 21.98.
FedFirst Financial Moving Average Convergence Divergence or MACD
Two important concepts with respect to moving average convergence divergence or MACD are: crossovers and divergence. When the MACD rises above the signal line, it typically indicates a bullish trend and most likely the stock prices will go up. The FedFirst Financial MACD line is below the signal line.
FedFirst Financial 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 FFCO stock is 77.27.