Kennametal Technical Analysis (NYSE:KMT)
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. The KMT stock chart pattern can give those who understand technical analysis an indication of which way KMT stock is headed, but cannot predict with 100% certainty as to what can happen to the Kennametal stock price.
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 Kennametal. Technical analysis uses an approach for Kennametal stock analysis that does not care for the fair value of a company but uses price and volume data only.
Kennametal Moving Average
Moving averages show the KMT stock price trend. The two most popular types of moving averages are the Simple Moving Average or SMA and the Exponential Moving Average or EMA. The 20 day moving average of $38.3 is below the last closing price of $39.19 and the 50 day moving average of $37.39 is below the last closing price of $39.19. The 10 and 20 day periods can predict short term moving average trends.
Kennametal Bollinger Bands
Bollinger Bands were developed by the famous technical trader John Bollinger and are a measure of the volatility of a stock like the KMT stock. The stock price is trading between the average and the upper band in the context of Kennametal bollinger bands.
Kennametal 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 Kennametal MACD line is below the signal line.
Kennametal 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 KMT stock is 58.08.