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|It was the negative week for the DaVita Inc. (DVA). During the week, the DVA dropped -2.68 points, or -3.54%, and closed at 72.97 on Friday, February 09, 2018. DVA was trading at average weekly trading volume. |
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Long-term trend: [See DVA long-term trend chart]
A long-term uptrend had started on November 8, 2017 at 52.51 and reached 80.71 on January 11, 2018. DVA gained -28.20 points, or -53.70%, in 9 weeks. The chart has formed a Rising Channel chart pattern. The uptrend support line (86.74) is broken. A broken support is considered to be a long-term bearish 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 support in a long-term trend.
Medium-term trend: [See DVA medium-term trend chart]
A medium-term downtrend had started on January 11, 2018 at 80.71 and reached 70.50 on February 6, 2018. DVA lost 10.21 points, or 12.65%, in 3 weeks. Price is near the Fibonacci 23.6% retracement level. The Fibonacci retracement level is considered a support/resistance level.
Weekly Technical Indicators: [See DVA weekly technical indicators chart]
Weekly Lane's Stochastic is overbought. Use the Technical Stock Screener to see the list of stocks with overbought weekly Lane's Stochastic. 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 weekly MACD line is above its signal line since November 24, 2017. Use the following link to access a MACD help.
Short-term trend: [See DVA short-term trend chart]
A short-term downtrend had started on January 29, 2018 at 79.55 and reached 70.50 on February 6, 2018. DVA lost 9.05 points, or 11.38%, in 8 days. The price is now at the 27.29% retracement level.
Daily Technical Indicators: [See DVA daily technical indicators chart]
Daily technical indicators are neutral.
The daily MACD line is below its signal line since January 17, 2018. This is an indication that the short-term trend is down. The distance between MACD and the signal line is relatively high and getting bigger. It indicates that the current short-term downtrend is strong.
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 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.