Xcerra Technical Analysis (NASDAQ:XCRA)
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 Xcerra stock price data and volume are plotted in XCRA 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 Xcerra. 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 Xcerra stock analysis.
Xcerra Moving Average
Moving averages help predict the price direction of XCRA stock based on certain triggers, but with a lag, and form building blocks for other technical indicators like the MACD and bollinger bands. The 20 day moving average of $10.52 is below the last closing price of $11.93 and the 50 day moving average of $10.18 is below the last closing price of $11.93. The 10 and 20 day periods can predict short term moving average trends.
Xcerra Bollinger Bands
Bollinger bands comprise of a center line usually XCRA SMA, and two XCRA 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. Xcerra bollinger bands show that the stock price is $11.93, upper band is 11.93, lower band is 9.12, and the average is 10.52.
Xcerra 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 Xcerra MACD indicator is below 0 indicating a bearish trend.
Xcerra Relative Strength Index
This technical indicator compares the relative strength or weakness of a stock. It measures the magnitude of rise or fall in stock price movements . If the RSI of XCRA stock goes above 70 it could indicate an overbought condition, and if it goes below 30 it could signal an oversold position.