Riverbed Technology Technical Analysis (NASDAQ:RVBD)
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 RVBD stock chart pattern can give those who understand technical analysis an indication of which way RVBD stock is headed, but cannot predict with 100% certainty as to what can happen to the Riverbed Technology 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 Riverbed Technology. The technical analysis form of Riverbed Technology stock analysis tries to understand the market by studying the stock market trend itself as opposed to other aspects like the company's fundamentals.
Riverbed Technology Moving Average
Moving averages help predict the price direction of RVBD 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 $20.93 is below the price of $20.99.
Riverbed Technology 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 RVBD stock. The stock price is trading between the average and the upper band in the context of Riverbed Technology bollinger bands.
Riverbed Technology Moving Average Convergence Divergence or MACD
The moving average convergence divergence or MACD is a technical indicator which helps gauge the stock price trend, as the indicator is useful in understanding the strength, direction and momentum of the stock price. The Riverbed Technology MACD indicator is below 0 indicating a bearish trend.
Riverbed Technology Relative Strength Index
The RSI technical indicator is a momentum oscillator. It compares the speed and change in price movements. If the RSI of RVBD stock goes above 70 it could indicate an overbought condition, and if it goes below 30 it could signal an oversold position.