Relypsa Technical Analysis (NASDAQ:RLYP)
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 Relypsa stock price data and volume are plotted in RLYP stock charts and these trading charts form the basis of technical analysis.
See Relypsa 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 Relypsa stock analysis.
Relypsa Moving Average
Moving averages show the RLYP 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 $31.95 is below the last closing price of $31.99 and the 50 day moving average of $27.07 is below the last closing price of $31.99. The 10 and 20 day periods can predict short term moving average trends.
Relypsa Bollinger Bands
Bollinger bands comprise of a center line usually RLYP SMA, and two RLYP 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. Relypsa bollinger bands show that the stock price is $31.99, upper band is 32.02, lower band is 31.88, and the average is 31.95.
Relypsa 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 Relypsa MACD indicator can be used to identify bullish and bearish trends for the stock.
Relypsa Relative Strength Index
The RSI technical indicator is a momentum oscillator. It compares the speed and change in price movements. The relative strength index of RLYP stock is 56.67.