Kodiak Oil & Gas Technical Analysis (NYSE:KOG)
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 Kodiak Oil & Gas stock price data and volume are plotted in KOG 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 Kodiak Oil & Gas. Technical analysis essentially tries to study the supply and demand for a particular security and determine the stock trends for that security. Chartists use stock price movements for this form of Kodiak Oil & Gas stock analysis.
Kodiak Oil & Gas Moving Average
Moving averages help predict the price direction of KOG 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 Kodiak Oil & Gas are mostly signals of long term trends and will help long term traders.
Kodiak Oil & Gas Bollinger Bands
Bollinger bands comprise of a center line usually KOG SMA, and two KOG 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. Kodiak Oil & Gas bollinger bands show that the stock price is $6.56, upper band is 11.84, lower band is 6.28, and the average is 9.06.
Kodiak Oil & Gas 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 Kodiak Oil & Gas MACD line is below the signal line.
Kodiak Oil & Gas Relative Strength Index
This technical indicator compares the relative strength or weakness of a stock. It measures the magnitude of rise or fall in stock price movements . 21.19 is the RSI value of KOG stock.