Sapient Technical Analysis (NASDAQ:SAPE)
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 Sapient stock price data and volume are plotted in SAPE 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 Sapient. The technical analysis form of Sapient stock analysis tries to understand the market by studying the stock market trend itself as opposed to other aspects like the company's fundamentals.
Sapient Moving Average
Moving averages show the SAPE 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. A key factor that impacts moving averages is the lag factor. The 20 day moving average of $24.89 is below the price of $24.98.
Sapient 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 SAPE stock. Currently the stock price of $24.98 is in the upper range of Sapient bollinger bands.
Sapient 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 Sapient MACD indicator can be used to identify bullish and bearish trends for the stock.
Sapient 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. 65.15 is the RSI value of SAPE stock.