Treehouse Foods Technical Analysis (NYSE:THS)
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 Treehouse Foods stock price data and volume are plotted in THS 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 Treehouse Foods. 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 Treehouse Foods stock analysis.
Treehouse Foods Moving Average
Moving averages help predict the price direction of THS stock based on certain triggers, but with a lag, and form building blocks for other technical indicators like the MACD and bollinger bands. The longer the duration of the moving average, the higher the lag. For example, 200 day moving averages for Treehouse Foods are mostly signals of long term trends and will help long term traders.
Treehouse Foods Bollinger Bands
Bollinger bands consist of two price bands above and below a center line for any company stock like Treehouse Foods. The tightening of bands is considered by most traders to be a precursor to sudden increase in volatility. Currently the stock price of $46.66 is in the upper range of Treehouse Foods bollinger bands.
Treehouse Foods 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 Treehouse Foods MACD indicator can be used to identify bullish and bearish trends for the stock.
Treehouse Foods 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 THS stock is 84.88.