UK FTSE All Share (.FTAS) Entry at 4,180
The FTSE 100 remained in the red as weaker housebuilders and miners dragged on performance, while MPs began a long debate over the EU Withdrawal Bill. Despite an optimistic summit between the US and North Korea on Monday, investors remained cautious on whether this progress will continue.
Berkeley (BKG) and Barratt Development (BDEV) fell by over 2.7% apiece following negative news from Crest Nicholson (CRST) and Bellway (BWY). Miners Anglo American (AAL) declined 3.2% to £18.12 and BHP Billiton (BLT) lost 1.3% to £17.46. The FTSE 100 closed 0.4% lower at 7,703.
Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards.
The projected upper bound is: 4,330.97.
The projected lower bound is: 4,181.28.
The projected closing price is: 4,256.12.
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 33 white candles and 17 black candles for a net of 16 white candles.
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 59.8522. This is not an overbought or oversold reading. The last signal was a buy 7 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 56.17. 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 13 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 53. This is not a topping or bottoming area. The last signal was a buy 8 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 sell 12 period(s) ago.
Rex Takasugi – TD Profile
FTSE-A ALL SHARE closed down -16.860 at 4,248.850. Volume was 3% below average (neutral) and Bollinger Bands were 53% narrower than normal.
Open High Low Close Volume___
Short Term: Neutral
Intermediate Term: Bearish
Long Term: Bullish
Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period
Close: 4,242.55 4,138.03 4,087.18
Volatility: 8 12 12
Volume: 144,595,568 135,953,008 128,562,336
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.
FTSE-A ALL SHARE is currently 4.0% above its 200-period moving average and is in an downward trend. Volatility is relatively normal as compared to the average volatility over the last 10 periods. Our volume indicators reflect volume flowing into and out of .FTAS at a relatively equal pace (neutral). Our trend forecasting oscillators are currently bearish on .FTAS and have had this outlook for the last 5 periods.
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