Orbital ATK Technical Analysis (NYSE:OA)
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 Orbital ATK stock price data and volume are plotted in OA 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 Orbital ATK. Technical analysis uses an approach for Orbital ATK stock analysis that does not care for the fair value of a company but uses price and volume data only.
Orbital ATK Moving Average
Moving averages help predict the price direction of OA 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 $131.81 is below the price of $132.
Orbital ATK 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 OA stock. Currently the stock price of $132 is in the upper range of Orbital ATK bollinger bands.
Orbital ATK 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 Orbital ATK MACD indicator is below 0 indicating a bearish trend.
Orbital ATK 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 . If the RSI of OA stock goes above 70 it could indicate an overbought condition, and if it goes below 30 it could signal an oversold position.