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|It was a first positive week after 3 consecutive negative weeks for the Colgate-Palmolive (CL). During the week, the CL gained 1.70 points, or 2.44%, and closed at 71.46 on Friday, February 16, 2018. Weekly volume was 8% above average. |
Long-term trend: [See CL long-term trend chart]
A long-term uptrend had started on August 24, 2015 at 50.84 and reached 77.91 on January 19, 2018. CL gained -27.07 points, or -53.25%, in 125 weeks. The chart has formed a Rising Wedge chart pattern. The price is near the trend support (71.84) line. The support is usually stronger when technical indicators are oversold. Use the following links to access Trend Support/Resistance Help, or use the Technical Stock Screener to see the list of stocks with price testing the trend support line in a long-term trend.
Medium-term trend: [See CL medium-term trend chart]
A medium-term downtrend had started on January 19, 2018 at 77.91 and reached 68.19 on February 6, 2018. CL lost 9.72 points, or 12.48%, in 2 weeks. The price is now at the 33.64% retracement level.
Weekly Technical Indicators: [See CL 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. Use the following link to access a MACD help.
Short-term trend: [See CL short-term trend chart]
A short-term uptrend had started on February 6, 2018 at 68.19 and reached 71.84 on February 16, 2018. CL gained -3.65 points, or -5.35%, in 10 days. The price is now at the 10.41% retracement level.
Daily Technical Indicators: [See CL daily technical indicators chart]
Daily technical indicators are neutral. During the last week, daily Lane's Stochastic signal line (%D) has moved above oversold area. Such crossover is considered a bullish signal. 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 Lane's Stochastic help.
The daily MACD line is below its signal line since January 25, 2018. The distance between MACD and the signal line is low and getting smaller.
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.
The distance between the Bollinger Bands is 166.34% higher then one year average. It indicates the period of high volatility of the stock price. 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.