Kratos Defense & Security Technical Analysis (NASDAQ:KTOS)
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 KTOS stock chart pattern can give those who understand technical analysis an indication of which way KTOS stock is headed, but cannot predict with 100% certainty as to what can happen to the Kratos Defense & Security stock price.
See Kratos Defense & Security bollinger bands, SMA - 200 day moving average, 50 day moving average and exponential moving averages. 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 Kratos Defense & Security stock analysis.
Kratos Defense & Security Moving Average
Moving averages help predict the price direction of KTOS stock based on certain triggers, but with a lag, and form building blocks for other technical indicators like the MACD and bollinger bands. A key factor that impacts moving averages is the lag factor. The 20 day moving average of $11.39 is below the price of $12.61.
Kratos Defense & Security Bollinger Bands
Bollinger bands consist of two price bands above and below a center line for any company stock like Kratos Defense & Security. The tightening of bands is considered by most traders to be a precursor to sudden increase in volatility. The stock price is trading between the average and the upper band in the context of Kratos Defense & Security bollinger bands.
Kratos Defense & Security 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 Kratos Defense & Security MACD indicator can be used to identify bullish and bearish trends for the stock.
Kratos Defense & Security 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. 61.39 is the RSI value of KTOS stock.