HD Supply Technical Analysis (NASDAQ:HDS)
Technical analysis relies on the belief that future price movements of a stock can be forecasted through the study of historical market data and technical charts. Just by looking at the HD Supply 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 HDS 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 HD Supply. The technical analysis form of HD Supply stock analysis tries to understand the market by studying the stock market trend itself as opposed to other aspects like the company's fundamentals.
HD Supply Moving Average:
Moving averages show the HDS stock price trend. The two most popular types of moving averages are the Simple Moving Average (SMA) and the Exponential Moving Average (EMA). The longer the duration of the moving average, the higher the lag. For example, 200 day moving averages for HD Supply are mostly signals of long term trends and will help long term traders.
HD Supply Bollinger Bands:
Bollinger bands comprise of a center line usually HDS SMA, and two HDS stock price bands above and below it. The stock is considered over brought when the price starts moving closer towards the upper band, and is considered oversold as stock price moves closer towards the lower band. HD Supply bollinger bands show that the stock price is $34.32, upper band is 21.83, lower band is 18.18, and the average is 20.
HD Supply 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 HD Supply MACD indicator is above 0 indicating a bullish trend.
HD Supply 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. The relative strength index of HDS stock is 62.85. .