Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) market will want to see a return to growth
In the second quarter Facebook reported daily active users (DAUs) across its platforms of 1.471 billion and a monthly active user (MAU) count of 2.234 billion. Has #DeleteFacebook had a lasting impact on the user base for the core Facebook.com product? Also, both DAUs and MAUs were flat sequentially in 2Q18 in North America, and the market will want to see a return to growth in FB’s home region, which drives advertising spend.
Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards.
Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the downside.
By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 169.69.
The projected upper bound is: 161.04.
The projected lower bound is: 145.90.
The projected closing price is: 153.47.
A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they opened).
During the past 10 bars, there have been 5 white candles and 5 black candles. During the past 50 bars, there have been 23 white candles and 27 black candles for a net of 4 black candles.
Three black candles occurred in the last three days. Although these candles were not big enough to create three black crows, the steady downward pattern is bearish.
Momentum is a general term used to describe the speed at which prices move over a given time period. Generally, changes in momentum tend to lead to changes in prices. This expert shows the current values of four popular momentum indicators.
One method of interpreting the Stochastic Oscillator is looking for overbought areas (above 80) and oversold areas (below 20). The Stochastic Oscillator is 54.0410. This is not an overbought or oversold reading. The last signal was a buy 8 period(s) ago.
Relative Strength Index (RSI)
The RSI shows overbought (above 70) and oversold (below 30) areas. The current value of the RSI is 39.28. This is not a topping or bottoming area. A buy or sell signal is generated when the RSI moves out of an overbought/oversold area. The last signal was a buy 29 period(s) ago.
Commodity Channel Index (CCI)
The CCI shows overbought (above 100) and oversold (below -100) areas. The current value of the CCI is -52. This is not a topping or bottoming area. The last signal was a buy 4 period(s) ago.
The Moving Average Convergence/Divergence indicator (MACD) gives signals when it crosses its 9 period signal line. The last signal was a buy 2 period(s) ago.
Rex Takasugi – TD Profile
FACEBOOK INC A closed down -0.870 at 154.050. Volume was 23% below average (neutral) and Bollinger Bands were 26% narrower than normal.
Open High Low Close Volume___
155.860 157.350 153.550 154.050 19,761,348
Short Term: Neutral
Intermediate Term: Bearish
Long Term: Bearish
Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period
Close: 155.43 165.93 178.63
Volatility: 38 29 45
Volume: 22,777,476 23,960,694 27,830,934
Short-term traders should pay closer attention to buy/sell arrows while intermediate/long-term traders should place greater emphasis on the Bullish or Bearish trend reflected in the lower ribbon.
FACEBOOK INC A is currently 13.8% below its 200-period moving average and is in an downward trend. Volatility is Our volume indicators reflect moderate flows of volume out of FB.O (mildly bearish). Our trend forecasting oscillators are currently bearish on FB.O and have had this outlook for the last 20 periods.
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