IShares Yield Optimized Bond (BYLD) Declines 0.08% for Jan 12

Sunday, 14 Jan, 2018

The STC indicator fluctuates between 0 and 100. Many investors look to the Relative Strength Index (RSI) reading of a particular stock to help identify overbought/oversold conditions. The RSI was originally created by J. Welles Wilder which was introduced in his 1978 book "New Concepts in Technical Trading Systems". Generally, the RSI is considered to be oversold when it falls below 30 and overbought when it heads above 70. Atlantic Trust Group LLC grew its stake in shares of Ishares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond Etf by 4.3% in the 3rd quarter.

The stock has a market cap of $6,920.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 6.85 and a beta of -0.28. Having a sound plan before investing can help ease the burden of knowing that markets can sometimes do insane things without any rhyme or reason.

Ishares Sep 2020 Term Muni Bond ETF (IBMI) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of -43.75.

Investors and Traders using technical analysis to review stocks may be focusing on the ATR or Average True Range. Used as a coincident indicator, the CCI reading above +100 would reflect strong price action which may signal an uptrend. As a momentum indicator, the Williams R% may be used with other technicals to help define a specific trend. Looking at a chart of one year performance (below), IEI's low point in its 52 week range is $121.43 per share, with $124.98 as the 52 week high point - that compares with a last trade of $121.47. iShares 3-7 Year Treasury Bond shares are now trading down about 0.1% on the day. The 50-day is 23.53, and the 7-day is sitting at 23.50.

A commonly used tool among technical stock analysts is the moving average. In some cases, MA's may be used as strong reference points for spotting support and resistance levels. Some analysts believe that the ADX is one of the best trend strength indicators available. Using the ADX with the Plus Directional Indicator (+DI) and Minus Directional Indicator (-DI) may help determine the direction of the trend as well as the overall momentum. At the time of writing, the 14-day ADX for DJ US Financial Services Ishares (IYG) is 35.11. In general, an ADX value from 0-25 would indicate an absent or weak trend. A reading under 20 would indicate no trend, and a reading from 20-25 would suggest that there is no clear trend signal.

Ishares Convertible Bond Index ETF (CVD.TO)'s Williams Percent Range or 14 day Williams %R presently is at -22.58. Investors and traders may use this indicator to help spot price reversals, price extremes, and the strength of a trend. Moving averages are considered to be lagging indicators that simply take the average price of a stock over a certain period of time.