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|It was a first positive week after 3 consecutive negative weeks for the Agilent Technologies (A). During the week, the A gained 2.95 points, or 4.70%, and closed at 65.73 on Friday, June 08, 2018. It was the best weekly gain since April 13, 2018. Weekly volume was 30% above average. |
A is a member of Technology Sector. Technology is the most overbought sector. Sector/industry rotation is considered a proven strategy to beat the market. Use the following links to find overbought/oversold technical indicators by Sector or by Industry.
Long-term trend: [See A long-term trend chart]
A long-term downtrend had started on January 29, 2018 at 75.00 and reached 60.70 on May 15, 2018. A lost 14.30 points, or 19.07%, in 15 weeks. The price is now at the 35.17% retracement level.
Medium-term trend: [See A medium-term trend chart]
A medium-term downtrend had started on May 14, 2018 at 70.45 and reached 60.70 on May 15, 2018. A lost 9.75 points, or 13.84%, in 0 weeks. The chart has formed a Rectangle chart pattern. The downtrend resistance line (53.21) is broken. A broken support is considered to be a long-term bullish signal. Use the following links to access Trend Support/Resistance Help, or use the Technical Stock Screener to see the list of stocks with broken trend resistance line in a medium-term trend.
Weekly Technical Indicators: [See A weekly technical indicators chart]
Weekly technical indicators are neutral.
The weekly MACD line is below its signal line since February 2, 2018. This is an indication that the medium-term trend is down. The distance between MACD and the signal line is relatively high, but getting smaller. It indicates that the current medium-term downtrend is still strong, and momentum is beginning to wane. Use the following link to access a MACD help.
Short-term trend: [See A short-term trend chart]
A short-term uptrend had started on May 15, 2018 at 60.70 and reached 66.37 on June 8, 2018. A gained -5.67 points, or -9.34%, in 24 days. The price is now at the 11.29% retracement level.
Daily Technical Indicators: [See A daily technical indicators chart]
Daily technical indicators are neutral.
During the last week, daily MACD line has moved above its signal line. Such crossover is considered a bullish signal.
During the last week, the price has risen above the Parabolic SAR (stop and reversal). A Parabolic SAR below the price is a bullish signal, and it indicates that momentum is likely to remain in the upward direction. A Parabolic SAR is used as a trailing stop loss for long or short positions. It works best during strong trending periods. Use the following links to access Parabolic SAR Help, or use the Technical Stock Screener to see the list of stocks with the Parabolic SAR close to the price level.
During the last week, the price has moved above the moving average in the center of the Bollinger Bands. The Bollinger Bands are often used with a non-oscillator indicator like chart patterns or a trendline. The signals are considered more reliable if these indicators confirm the recommendation of the Bollinger Bands. Use the following links to access the Bollinger Bands Help, or use the Technical Stock Screener to see the list of stocks with the price above the Upper Bollinger Band or below the Lower Bollinger Band.
Price is close to the 50 Day Moving Average. The moving average crossover signals work better when the stock develops a strong trend, but they are ineffective when the stock is in a trading range. Moving average crossover systems can be effective, but should be used in conjunction with trend patterns, momentum indicators, candlesticks and other aspects of technical analysis. Use the following links to access Moving Average Crossover trading technique, or use the Technical Stock Screener to see the list of stocks with the Moving Average close to the price level.