Intuitive Surgical Inc.
Move cursor over the icon to see details.
|It was the negative week for the Intuitive Surgical Inc. (ISRG). During the week, the ISRG dropped -17.05 points, or -4.30%, and closed at 379.61 on Friday, December 08, 2017. It was the worst weekly loss since October 6, 2017. Weekly volume was 222% above average. |
ISRG is a member of Healthcare Sector. Healthcare is the most oversold 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 ISRG long-term trend chart]
A long-term uptrend had started on February 28, 2003 at 7.34 and reached 1094.55 on October 5, 2017. ISRG gained -1087.21 points, or -14812.13%, in 761 weeks. The chart has formed a Broadening Ascending Wedge chart pattern. The uptrend support line (457.53) 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 ISRG medium-term trend chart]
A medium-term downtrend had started on October 5, 2017 at 1094.55 and reached 350.00 on October 19, 2017. ISRG lost 744.55 points, or 68.02%, in 2 weeks. The chart has formed a Rectangle chart pattern. The downtrend support line (408.94) is broken. Usually a broken support is considered to be a long-term bearish signal, although a short-term pull back is possible. 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 medium-term trend.
Weekly Technical Indicators: [See ISRG weekly technical indicators chart]
Weekly Relative Strength Index is oversold while Williams' Percentage Range and Lane's Stochastic are strongly oversold. Use the Technical Stock Screener to see the list of stocks with oversold weekly Relative Strength Index or strongly oversold weekly Williams' Percentage Range and 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 links to access Lane's Stochastic, Relative Strength Index and Williams' Percentage Range help.
The weekly MACD line is below its signal line since September 29, 2017. This is an indication that the medium-term trend is down. Use the following link to access a MACD help.
Short-term trend: [See ISRG short-term trend chart]
A short-term downtrend had started on November 27, 2017 at 405.05 and reached 365.60 on December 6, 2017. ISRG lost 39.45 points, or 9.74%, in 9 days. The price is now at the 35.51% retracement level.
Daily Technical Indicators: [See ISRG daily technical indicators chart]
Daily technical indicators are neutral.
The daily MACD line is above its signal line since October 25, 2017. The distance between MACD and the signal line is low and getting smaller.
The distance between the Bollinger Bands is falling, and it was 9.98% on Friday. It is 67.38% lower than one year average. It indicates the period of low 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.