PowerShares DB Agriculture Fund
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|It was a second consecutive positive week for the PowerShares DB Agriculture Fund (DBA). During the week, the DBA climbed 0.04 points, or 0.23%, and closed at 17.10 on Friday, September 07, 2018. Weekly volume was -15% below average. |
Long-term trend: [See DBA long-term trend chart]
A long-term downtrend had started on June 9, 2016 at 23.01 and reached 16.81 on September 4, 2018. DBA lost 6.20 points, or 26.94%, in 116 weeks. Price is near the trend low.
Medium-term trend: [See DBA medium-term trend chart]
A medium-term downtrend had started on May 3, 2018 at 19.54 and reached 16.81 on September 4, 2018. DBA lost 2.73 points, or 13.97%, in 17 weeks. The price is now at the 10.62% retracement level.
Weekly Technical Indicators: [See DBA weekly technical indicators chart]
Weekly Relative Strength Index and Lane's Stochastic are oversold while Williams' Percentage Range is strongly oversold. Use the Technical Stock Screener to see the list of stocks with oversold weekly Relative Strength Index and Lane's Stochastic or strongly oversold weekly Williams' Percentage Range. Weekly Lane's Stochastic has bullish divergence. Use the following links to access the Lane's Stochastic help, or use the Technical Stock Screener to see the list of stocks with weekly Lane's Stochastic bullish divergence. The divergence between price and indicator is considering one of the most important buy/sell stocks trading 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 links to access Lane's Stochastic, Relative Strength Index and Williams' Percentage Range help.
The weekly MACD line is below its signal line since June 8, 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 DBA short-term trend chart]
A short-term downtrend had started on July 26, 2018 at 17.82 and reached 16.81 on September 4, 2018. DBA lost 1.01 points, or 5.67%, in 40 days. The price is now at the 28.71% retracement level.
Daily Technical Indicators: [See DBA daily technical indicators chart]
Daily technical indicators are neutral.
The daily MACD line is above its signal line since August 30, 2018. The distance between MACD and the signal line is low, but getting bigger.
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 price is close to 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.