National Penn Bancshares Technical Analysis (NASDAQ:NPBC)
Technical analysis relies on the belief that future price movements of a stock can be forecasted through the study of historical market data and technical charts. The National Penn Bancshares stock price data and volume are plotted in NPBC 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 National Penn Bancshares. Technical analysis uses an approach for National Penn Bancshares stock analysis that does not care for the fair value of a company but uses price and volume data only.
National Penn Bancshares Moving Average
Moving averages help predict the price direction of NPBC stock based on certain triggers, but with a lag, and form building blocks for other technical indicators like the MACD and bollinger bands. The 20 day moving average of $11.51 is above the last closing price of $10.72 and the 50 day moving average of $11.29 is above the last closing price of $10.72. The 10 and 20 day periods can predict short term moving average trends.
National Penn Bancshares Bollinger Bands
Bollinger bands comprise of a center line usually NPBC SMA, and two NPBC 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. National Penn Bancshares bollinger bands show that the stock price is $10.72, upper band is 12.1, lower band is 10.93, and the average is 11.51.
National Penn Bancshares 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 National Penn Bancshares MACD line is below the signal line.
National Penn Bancshares 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. 18.18 is the RSI value of NPBC stock.