Tracking the numbers for Ishares Europe Smallcap Currency Hedged (HEUS), we have recently spotted a possible bullish divergence using the 14 day Stochastic RSI. Traders may be following this reading to identify possible near-term strength or a possible reversal.
The Average Directional Index or ADX is technical analysis indicator used to discern if a market is trending or not trending. The ADX alone measures trend strength but not direction. 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. Many traders will use the ADX alongside other indicators in order to help spot proper trading entry/exit points. Currently, the 14-day ADX for Ishares Europe Smallcap Currency Hedged (HEUS) is 32.97. Generally speaking, an ADX value from 0-25 would indicate an absent or weak trend. A value of 25-50 would indicate a strong trend. A value of 50-75 would signal a very strong trend, and a value of 75-100 would indicate an extremely strong trend.
Tracking other technical indicators, the 14-day RSI is presently standing at 73.34, the 7-day sits at 81.31, and the 3-day is resting at 94.70 for Ishares Europe Smallcap Currency Hedged (HEUS). The Relative Strength Index (RSI) is a highly popular technical indicator. The RSI is computed base on the speed and direction of a stock’s price movement. The RSI is considered to be an internal strength indicator, not to be confused with relative strength which is compared to other stocks and indices. The RSI value will always move between 0 and 100. One of the most popular time frames using RSI is the 14-day.
Interested traders may be keeping an eye on the Williams Percent Range or Williams %R. Williams %R is a popular technical indicator created by Larry Williams to help identify overbought and oversold situations. Ishares Europe Smallcap Currency Hedged (HEUS)’s Williams Percent Range or 14 day Williams %R currently sits at 0.00. In general, if the indicator goes above -20, the stock may be considered overbought. Alternately, if the indicator goes below -80, this may point to the stock being oversold.
Taking a peek at some Moving Averages, the 200-day is at 26.60, the 50-day is 27.90, and the 7-day is sitting at 28.25. The moving average is a popular tool among technical stock analysts. Moving averages are considered to be lagging indicators that simply take the average price of a stock over a specific period of time. Moving averages can be very useful for identifying peaks and troughs. They may also be used to help the trader figure out proper support and resistance levels for the stock.
Traders may be relying in part on technical stock analysis. Ishares Europe Smallcap Currency Hedged (HEUS) currently has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 175.50. Despite the name, CCI can be used on other investment tools such as stocks. The CCI was designed to typically stay within the reading of -100 to +100. Traders may use the indicator to determine stock trends or to identify overbought/oversold conditions. A CCI reading above +100 would imply that the stock is overbought and possibly ready for a correction. On the other hand, a reading of -100 would imply that the stock is oversold and possibly set for a rally.