Host Hotels & Resorts Technical Analysis (NYSE:HST)
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. The Host Hotels & Resorts stock price data and volume are plotted in HST 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 Host Hotels & Resorts. The technical analysis form of Host Hotels & Resorts stock analysis tries to understand the market by studying the stock market trend itself as opposed to other aspects like the company's fundamentals.
Host Hotels & Resorts Moving Average
Moving averages help predict the price direction of HST stock based on certain triggers, but with a lag, and form building blocks for other technical indicators like the MACD and bollinger bands. The longer the duration of the moving average, the higher the lag. For example, 200 day moving averages for Host Hotels & Resorts are mostly signals of long term trends and will help long term traders.
Host Hotels & Resorts Bollinger Bands
Bollinger bands comprise of a center line usually HST SMA, and two HST 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. Host Hotels & Resorts bollinger bands show that the stock price is $21.49, upper band is 21.78, lower band is 20.87, and the average is 21.32.
Host Hotels & Resorts 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 Host Hotels & Resorts MACD indicator is above 0 indicating a bullish trend.
Host Hotels & Resorts 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. 52.57 is the RSI value of HST stock.