Northern Trust Technical Analysis (NASDAQ:NTRS)
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 Northern Trust stock price data and volume are plotted in NTRS 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 Northern Trust. The technical analysis form of Northern Trust stock analysis tries to understand the market by studying the stock market trend itself as opposed to other aspects like the company's fundamentals.
Northern Trust Moving Average
Moving averages show the average price of NTRS stock over a set time period and help traders see the overall trend by smoothening out the daily variation in price movement. A key factor that impacts moving averages is the lag factor. The 20 day moving average of $106.67 is below the price of $106.72.
Northern Trust Bollinger Bands
Bollinger bands consist of two price bands above and below a center line for any company stock like Northern Trust. The tightening of bands is considered by most traders to be a precursor to sudden increase in volatility. Northern Trust bollinger bands show that the stock price is $106.72, upper band is 110.27, lower band is 103.06, and the average is 106.67.
Northern Trust 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 Northern Trust MACD indicator can be used to identify bullish and bearish trends for the stock.
Northern Trust 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. If the RSI of NTRS stock goes above 70 it could indicate an overbought condition, and if it goes below 30 it could signal an oversold position.