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|It was a first positive week for the AmerisourceBergen Corp. (ABC). During the week, the ABC gained 1.24 points, or 1.41%, and closed at 88.90 on Friday, November 30, 2018. Weekly volume was -24% below average. |
Long-term trend: [See ABC long-term trend chart]
A long-term uptrend had started on October 28, 2016 at 68.38 and reached 106.27 on January 29, 2018. ABC gained -37.89 points, or -55.41%, in 65 weeks. The chart has formed a Broadening Ascending Wedge chart pattern. The trend support level is at 75.64 and resistance is at 118.55. 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 long-term trend.
Medium-term trend: [See ABC medium-term trend chart]
A medium-term uptrend had started on August 2, 2018 at 77.28 and reached 94.85 on October 19, 2018. ABC gained -17.57 points, or -22.74%, in 11 weeks. The price is now at the 33.86% retracement level.
Weekly Technical Indicators: [See ABC weekly technical indicators chart]
Weekly technical indicators are neutral.
The weekly MACD line is above its signal line since August 24, 2018. 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 ABC short-term trend chart]
A short-term downtrend had started on October 19, 2018 at 94.85 and reached 80.28 on November 6, 2018. ABC lost 14.57 points, or 15.36%, in 18 days. The price is now at the 59.16% retracement level.
Daily Technical Indicators: [See ABC daily technical indicators chart]
Daily Williams' Percentage Range is overbought. Use the Technical Stock Screener to see the list of stocks with overbought daily Williams' Percentage Range. 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 Williams' Percentage Range help.
During the last week, daily MACD line has moved above its signal line. Such crossover is considered a bullish signal.
Price is close to the 50 Day Moving Average. While daily technical indicators are overbought, the 50 Day Moving Average is considered a resistance level. 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.