Aetna Inc. (New)
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|It was a second positive week after 3 consecutive negative weeks for the Aetna Inc. (New) (AET). During the week, the AET gained 11.15 points, or 5.63%, and closed at 209.36 on Friday, November 09, 2018. Weekly volume was 24% above average. |
AET is a member of Healthcare Sector. Healthcare 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 AET long-term trend chart]
A long-term uptrend had started on November 21, 2008 at 14.21 and reached 210.12 on November 9, 2018. AET gained -195.91 points, or -1378.68%, in 520 weeks. The chart has formed a Rising Channel chart pattern. The uptrend resistance line (82.17) is broken, while daily and weekly technical indicators are overbought. Uptrend is exhausted and trend reversal is possible soon. 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 long-term trend.
Medium-term trend: [See AET medium-term trend chart]
A medium-term uptrend had started on April 2, 2018 at 166.89 and reached 210.12 on November 9, 2018. AET gained -43.23 points, or -25.90%, in 31 weeks. Price is near the trend high.
Weekly Technical Indicators: [See AET weekly technical indicators chart]
Weekly Williams' Percentage Range is strongly overbought. Use the Technical Stock Screener to see the list of stocks with strongly overbought weekly overbought Williams' Percentage Range. Oscillators are designed to signal a possible trend reversal. They can act as alerts and should be taken in conjunction with other technical analysis tools. Oscillators can be used to confirm other technical signals. Use the following link to access Williams' Percentage Range help.
The weekly MACD line is below its signal line since October 19, 2018. The distance between MACD and the signal line is low and getting smaller. Use the following link to access a MACD help.
Short-term trend: [See AET short-term trend chart]
A short-term uptrend had started on October 26, 2018 at 194.27 and reached 210.12 on November 9, 2018. AET gained -15.85 points, or -8.16%, in 14 days. Price is near the trend high.
Daily Technical Indicators: [See AET daily technical indicators chart]
Daily Williams' Percentage Range and Lane's Stochastic are strongly overbought. Use the Technical Stock Screener to see the list of stocks with strongly overbought daily overbought Williams' Percentage Range and Lane's Stochastic. Use the following link to access Lane's Stochastic help.
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 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.
During the last week, the price has advanced above the 50 Day Moving Average. Such crossover is considered a bullish signal. 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.