Taking a look at opinion indicators for East Asia Minerals Corp (EAS.VN), we have noted that the signal is currently reading 24% Sell for the previous week. This is the combined signal for the last week using a variety of studies incorporating price movement. The opinion strength signal is currently reading Average. This is a longer-term measure verse the historical strength. We are also seeing that the opinion direction is presently Weakest. This is a measurement over the last three trading periods that provides an indication of whether the latest recent price movement is following the signal. A Buy or Sell signal with a “Strongest” direction indicates that the signal is gaining strength.
Investors will be trying to gauge which way stock market momentum will shift as we head into the close of the calendar year. Some may be of the mindset that the bears will be taking over shortly. Others may be super bullish and ready for the market to make a further run higher. Trying to predict which way the tide will shift is no easy task. Being prepared for any situation that arises is a god way to combat the uncertainty that always follows the market. Being prepared can help the investor make quick, tough decisions when the time comes. Many investors may have already figured out that holding onto losers for too long can be damaging for the portfolio. They may have also realized that holding onto winners too long can also have negative effects. Finding that perfect buy/sell balance can end up being the difference between a good portfolio and a great one.
Checking on some other information, the stock currently has a standard deviation of +0.84. Standard deviation is defined as a measure of the dispersion from the mean in regards to a data set. When dealing with financial instruments, the standard deviation is applied to the annual rate of return to help measure the volatility of a particular investment. Watching the standard deviation may assist investors with trying to figure out if a stock is primed for a major move. The company’s current pivot is 0.163. The pivot point is commonly used as a trend indicator. The pivot is the average of the close, low, and high of the prior trading period.
In terms of stock price action over the last month, we note that East Asia Minerals Corp(EAS.VN) hit a high of 0.225 on 09/13/17 and dropped to a low of 0.11 on 08/25/17. Over the past 5 trading periods, the stock hit a high of 0.185 and a low of 0.145. Investors will be watching to see how the stock will perform heading into the next quarter. Shareholders will also be looking to see if the stock can build momentum heading into the second half of the year. Analysts and investors will both be watching to see how the stock performs leading up to and after the next earnings release. Focusing in on some other data, we can see that East Asia Minerals Corp (EAS.VN) has a weighted alpha of -58.08. The weighted alpha measures how much the stock has increased or decreased over the period of one full year. The weighting puts higher emphasis on more recent activity providing a more relevant measure for short-term technical analysts to use. A positive weighted alpha reading indicates that the stock has risen over the past year. A negative reading would indicate that the stock is down over that same time period. Technical traders often use the weighted alpha to help locate stocks that are gathering momentum.