SWS Group Technical Analysis (NYSE:SWS)
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 SWS stock chart pattern can give those who understand technical analysis an indication of which way SWS stock is headed, but cannot predict with 100% certainty as to what can happen to the SWS Group 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 SWS Group. Technical analysis uses an approach for SWS Group stock analysis that does not care for the fair value of a company but uses price and volume data only.
SWS Group Moving Average
Moving averages show the SWS 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 $6.94 is above the last closing price of $6.91 and the 50 day moving average of $7.06 is above the last closing price of $6.91. The 10 and 20 day periods can predict short term moving average trends.
SWS Group Bollinger Bands
Bollinger bands comprise of a center line usually SWS SMA, and two SWS 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. The stock price is trading between the average and the lower band in the context of SWS Group bollinger bands.
SWS Group 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 SWS Group MACD line is above the signal line.
SWS Group 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. The relative strength index of SWS stock is 51.69.