More notable recent iShares Dow Jones US Consumer Ser. (ETF) (NYSEARCA:IYC) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: "ETF Preview: ETFs, Futures Point Lower As Focus Remains on Tax Plan Concerns ..." on November 13, 2017, also Nasdaq.com with their article: "Mid-Day ETF Update: ETFs, Stocks Lower as Possible Delay in Corporate Tax Cuts ..." published on November 09, 2017, Nasdaq.com published: "ETF Preview: ETFs, Futures Set to Open Higher as Caterpillar Leads Dow for ..." on October 24, 2017. The daily trader may be looking to capitalize on swings or momentum, but the long-term investor may be searching for stability and consistency over a sustained period of time.
Interested investors may be watching the Williams Percent Range or Williams %R. Value investors may be searching for stocks with lower price to earnings ratios that possess higher dividend yields. A common look back period is 14 days. The institutional investor owned 88,568 shares of the exchange traded fund's stock after purchasing an additional 15,150 shares during the period. iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF comprises 1.2% of NTV Asset Management LLC's portfolio, making the stock its 28th largest holding. The Williams %R is similar to the Stochastic Oscillator except it is plotted upside-down. In general, if the reading goes above -20, the stock may be considered to be overbought. A reading from -80 to -100 would indicate an oversold situation.
Shifting gears to the Relative Strength Index, the 14-day RSI is now sitting at 42.89, the 7-day is 30.53, and the 3-day is now at 10.68 for Rve Hard Assets Producers Vaneck ETF (HAP).
The Relative Strength Index (RSI) is one of multiple popular technical indicators created by J. Welles Wilder. When charted, the RSI can serve as a visual means to monitor historical and current strength or weakness in a certain market. The opposite is the case when the RSI line is moving lower. One of the more popular combinations is to use the 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Generally, the RSI is considered to be oversold when it falls below 30 and overbought when it heads above 70. The 14-day ADX for is now 10.89. Many chart analysts believe that an ADX reading over 25 would suggest a strong trend. A level under 20 would indicate no trend, and a reading from 20-25 would suggest that there is no clear trend signal. A value of 50-75 would identify a very strong trend, and a value of 75-100 would lead to an extremely strong trend.
The Average Directional Index or ADX is technical analysis indicator used to discern if a market is trending or not trending. Traders often add the Plus Directional Indicator (+DI) and Minus Directional Indicator (-DI) to identify the direction of a trend.
Investors have the ability to employ technical indicators when undertaking stock research.
Currently, South Africa Index MSCI Ishares (EZA) has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of -93.17. Many traders will use the ADX alongside other indicators in order to help spot proper trading entry/exit points. The CCI may be used to spot if a stock is entering overbought (+100) and oversold (-100) territory. Moving averages can be used to help filter out the day to day noise created by other factors.