CVS Caremark Corp.
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|It was the negative week for the CVS Caremark Corp. (CVS). During the week, the CVS dropped -6.11 points, or -7.62%, and closed at 74.09 on Friday, December 07, 2018. It was the worst weekly loss since June 29, 2018. Weekly volume was 66% above average. |
Long-term trend: [See CVS long-term trend chart]
A long-term downtrend had started on July 29, 2015 at 113.65 and reached 60.14 on March 27, 2018. CVS lost 53.51 points, or 47.08%, in 138 weeks. The chart has formed a Falling Channel chart pattern. The trend support level is at 53.08 and resistance is at 84.78. A Falling Channel represents price movement contained between parallel lower (support) and upper (resistance) trend lines. Trading Channeling stocks is one of the most reliable and accurate trading techniques that provide traders with precise entry and exit points as well as stop-losses and take-profit recommendations. Use the following link to access a Falling Channel chart pattern help, or use a Technical Stock Screener to see the list of stocks with Falling Channel pattern in a long-term trend.
Medium-term trend: [See CVS medium-term trend chart]
A medium-term uptrend had started on March 27, 2018 at 60.14 and reached 82.15 on November 14, 2018. CVS gained -22.01 points, or -36.60%, in 33 weeks. The chart has formed a Broadening Ascending Wedge chart pattern. The trend support level is at 70.85 and resistance is at 85.69. A Broadening Ascending Wedge pattern is considered to be a reversal formation. It usually appears in a mature trend, characterized by overbought/oversold long-term and short-term indicators, and often generates divergence on long-term indicators. Use the following link to access a Broadening Ascending Wedge chart pattern help, or use a Technical Stock Screener to see the list of stocks with Broadening Ascending Wedge pattern in a medium-term trend.
Weekly Technical Indicators: [See CVS weekly technical indicators chart]
Weekly technical indicators are neutral.
The weekly MACD line is above its signal line since May 18, 2018. This is an indication that the medium-term trend is up. The distance between MACD and the signal line is low and getting smaller. It indicates that the current medium-term uptrend is getting weak. Use the following link to access a MACD help.
Short-term trend: [See CVS short-term trend chart]
A short-term downtrend had started on November 28, 2018 at 81.65 and reached 73.68 on December 7, 2018. CVS lost 7.97 points, or 9.76%, in 9 days. The price is now at the 5.14% retracement level.
Daily Technical Indicators: [See CVS daily technical indicators chart]
Daily technical indicators are neutral.
During the last week, daily MACD line has moved below its signal line. Such crossover is considered a bearish signal.
During the last week, the price has fallen below the Parabolic SAR (stop and reversal). A Parabolic SAR above the price is a bearish signal, and it indicates that momentum is likely to remain in the downward 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 declined below 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 crossed below the 50 Day Moving Average. Such crossover is considered a bearish 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.