LPL Financial Technical Analysis (NASDAQ:LPLA)
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. The LPLA stock chart pattern can give those who understand technical analysis an indication of which way LPLA stock is headed, but cannot predict with 100% certainty as to what can happen to the LPL Financial 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 LPL Financial. 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 LPL Financial stock analysis.
LPL Financial Moving Average
Moving averages show the LPLA 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 $67.07 is above the last closing price of $66.32 and the 50 day moving average of $67.54 is above the last closing price of $66.32. The 10 and 20 day periods can predict short term moving average trends.
LPL Financial 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 LPLA stock. The stock price is trading between the average and the lower band in the context of LPL Financial bollinger bands.
LPL Financial 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 LPL Financial MACD indicator is above 0 indicating a bullish trend.
LPL Financial Relative Strength Index
The RSI technical indicator is a momentum oscillator. It compares the speed and change in price movements. 46.28 is the RSI value of LPLA stock.