Malaysia: Affin Bank Bhd (AFIN:KL) A Look Inside the Technicals
Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards.
Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside.
By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 2.47.
The projected upper bound is: 2.68.
The projected lower bound is: 2.50.
The projected closing price is: 2.59.
During the past 10 bars, there have been 4 white candles and 3 black candles for a net of 1 white candles. During the past 50 bars, there have been 27 white candles and 10 black candles for a net of 17 white candles.
A doji star occurred (where a doji gaps above or below the previous candle). This often signals a reversal with confirmation occurring on the next bar.
A gravestone doji occurred. This often signifies a top (the longer the upper shadow, the more bearish the signal).
A long upper shadow occurred. This is typically a bearish signal (particularly when it occurs near a high price level, at resistance level, or when the security is overbought).
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 81.0345. This is an overbought reading. However, a signal is not generated until the Oscillator crosses below 80 The last signal was a buy 3 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 64.31. 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 sell 67 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 161.This is an overbought reading. However, a signal isn’t generated until the indicator crosses below 100. The last signal was a buy 3 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 1 period(s) ago.
Rex Takasugi – TD Profile
AFFIN BANK closed up 0.010 at 2.590. Volume was 19% above average (neutral) and Bollinger Bands were 27% narrower than normal.
Open High Low Close Volume___
2.590 2.620 2.590 2.590 313,200
Short Term: Overbought
Intermediate Term: Bullish
Long Term: Bullish
Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period
Close: 2.52 2.46 2.48
Volatility: 25 24 23
Volume: 297,900 257,814 221,763
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.
AFFIN BANK is currently 4.3% above its 200-period moving average and is in an upward trend. Volatility is relatively normal as compared to the average volatility over the last 10 periods. Our volume indicators reflect moderate flows of volume into AFIN.KL (mildly bullish). Our trend forecasting oscillators are currently bullish on AFIN.KL and have had this outlook for the last 18 periods. The security price has set a new 14-period high while our momentum oscillator has not. This is a bearish divergence.