Jacobs Engineering Technical Analysis (NYSE:JEC)
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. When a chart pattern that can predict future Jacobs Engineering stock price movements is formed, the JEC stock chart can become a key tool for a technical analyst.
See Jacobs Engineering bollinger bands, SMA (200 day moving average, 50 day moving average) and exponential moving averages. Technical analysis uses an approach for Jacobs Engineering stock analysis that does not care for the fair "value" of a company but uses price and volume data only.
Jacobs Engineering Moving Average:
Moving averages show the JEC stock price trend. The two most popular types of moving averages are the Simple Moving Average (SMA) and the Exponential Moving Average (EMA). A rise in trend over the long term indicates a long term uptrend. Similarly a falling JEC moving average implies that Jacobs Engineering stock price is falling.
Jacobs Engineering Bollinger Bands:
Bollinger Bands developed from the concept of trading bands and can be used to measure the high-low range of Jacobs Engineering stock price relative to previous trades. Currently the stock price of $49.58 is in the upper range of Jacobs Engineering bollinger bands.
Jacobs Engineering 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 Jacobs Engineering MACD line is above the signal line.
Jacobs Engineering Relative Strength Index:
The RSI technical indicator is a momentum oscillator. It compares the speed and change in price movements. 27.03 is the RSI value of JEC stock. .