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McDonald's Corp.
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Summary:
Weekly :Williams' Percentage Range and Lane's Stochastic are overboughtBroken trend resistance line
Daily :Relative Strength Index and Lane's Stochastic bearish divergenceDaily  MACD line has moved below its signal line
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It was a fifth consecutive positive week for the McDonald's Corp. (MCD). During the week, the MCD climbed 0.89 points, or 0.47%, and closed at 191.60 on Friday, April 12, 2019. Weekly volume was -35% below average.

Long-term trend: [See MCD long-term trend chart]
A long-term uptrend had started on March 12, 2003 at 12.12 and reached 192.28 on April 12, 2019. MCD gained -180.16 points, or -1486.47%, in 839 weeks. The chart has formed a Rising Channel chart pattern. The uptrend resistance line (114.56) is broken. Usually a broken resistance is considered to be a long-term bullish 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 resistance line in a long-term trend.

Medium-term trend: [See MCD medium-term trend chart]
A medium-term uptrend had started on August 24, 2015 at 87.50 and reached 192.28 on April 12, 2019. MCD gained -104.78 points, or -119.75%, in 189 weeks. The chart has formed a Rising Channel chart pattern. The trend support level is at 178.18 and resistance is at 204.94. A Rising 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 Rising Channel chart pattern help, or use a Technical Stock Screener to see the list of stocks with Rising Channel pattern in a medium-term trend.

Weekly Technical Indicators: [See MCD weekly technical indicators chart]
Weekly Williams' Percentage Range and Lane's Stochastic are overbought. Use the Technical Stock Screener to see the list of stocks with overbought 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 and Williams' Percentage Range help.

The weekly MACD line is above its signal line since March 22, 2019. This is an indication that the medium-term trend is up. The distance between MACD and the signal line is low, but getting bigger. It indicates that the current medium-term uptrend is getting stronger. Use the following link to access a MACD help.

Short-term trend: [See MCD short-term trend chart]
A short-term uptrend had started on December 26, 2018 at 169.04 and reached 192.28 on April 12, 2019. MCD gained -23.24 points, or -13.75%, in 107 days. The chart has formed a Symmetric Triangle chart pattern.

Daily Technical Indicators: [See MCD daily technical indicators chart]
Daily technical indicators are neutral. Daily Relative Strength Index and Lane's Stochastic have bearish divergence. Use the following links to access the Relative Strength Index and Lane's Stochastic help, or use the Technical Stock Screener to see the list of stocks with daily Relative Strength Index and Lane's Stochastic bearish divergence. The divergence between price and indicator is considering one of the most important buy/sell stocks trading signal. Use the following link to access Relative Strength Index help.

During the last week, daily MACD line has moved below its signal line. Such crossover is considered a bearish signal.

Daily Oscillators
Description Value Status Divergence Chart
Relative Strength Index (RSI) 72.44
Bearish
Williams' Percentage Range (W%R) 27.00
Lane's Stochastic (%D-Slow) 64.35
Bearish
Greed/Fear Indicator (GFI) 69.93
Moving Average Converg./Diverg. (MACD) 1.98
Weekly Oscillators
Description Value Status Divergence Chart
Relative Strength Index (RSI) 65.52
Williams' Percentage Range (W%R) 11.60
Overbought
Lane's Stochastic (%D-Slow) 80.01
Overbought
Greed/Fear Indicator (GFI) 75.68
Moving Average Converg./Diverg. (MACD) 3.97
Trading Signals
Description Value Chart
Quarterly Trendline Resistance 204.94
Upper Bollinger Band 192.31
Price 191.60
Daily Stochastic Crossing 190.60
Weekly Stochastic Crossing 190.09
20 Day Moving Average 188.03
Parabolic System 187.86
Lower Bollinger Band 183.41
50 Day Moving Average 183.15
Quarterly Trendline Support 178.18
Sector and Industry
Description Name Rank
Sector Services 3
Industry Restaurants 128
Daily Trend
Description Value
Direction Up
Chart Pattern Symmetric Triangle
Low 169.04
Low Date 12/26/2018
High 192.28
High Date 04/12/2019
Weekly Trend
Monthly Trend
Description Value
Direction Up
Chart Pattern Uptrend
Status
Resistance
Support
Low 153.13
Low Date 08/02/2018
High 192.28
High Date 04/12/2019
Description Value
Direction Up
Chart Pattern Uptrend
Status
Resistance
Support
Low 146.84
Low Date 03/02/2018
High 192.28
High Date 04/12/2019
Quarterly Trend
Yearly Trend
Description Value
Direction Up
Chart Pattern Rising Channel
Status Valid
Resistance 204.94
Support 178.18
Low 87.50
Low Date 08/24/2015
High 192.28
High Date 04/12/2019
Description Value
Direction Up
Chart Pattern Rising Channel
Status Broken Resistance
Resistance 136.74
Support 114.56
Low 12.12
Low Date 03/12/2003
High 192.28
High Date 04/12/2019
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