EMA Levels in Focus on Shares of NII Holdings, Inc. (:NIHD): 20 Day EMA at 4.552817

There are plenty of technical indicators that traders can choose to follow. With so many different signals to follow, traders may choose to focus on a small number of indicators to start. Many technical analysts will use a combination of different signals in order to help identify the best entry and exit points of a trade. Becoming a master at spotting trends and creating charts may seem impossible for the novice investor. Taking the time to fully understand the methods behind the indicators may help the trader with trying to sort everything out. Studying up on the theory behind some of the more popular indicators may help the trader understand exactly what they are doing when setting up their charts. 

Traders may use a variety of moving average indicators when examining a particular stock. Checking on some Exponential Moving Averages for NII Holdings, Inc. (:NIHD), we note that the 200 day is 4.878903, the 100 day is 4.7902846, and the 50 day is 4.6418242. Zooming in closer, we note that the 30 day EMA is 4.5856533, the 20 day is 4.552817, and the 10 day is noted at 4.5460877.

Conducting technical analysis of the stock may include following the Keltner Channel indicator. A recent check shows the 20 day lower band at 4.3892407 and the 20 day upper band at 4.716393 on shares of NII Holdings, Inc. (:NIHD). During a clearly defined trend, a break above or below these levels may point to the underlying strength of the trend. A break above the upper band may signal continuing bullish trend strength, and a break below the lower band may signal continuing bearish trend strength.

The 20 day Chaikin Money Flow indicator is currently -0.034438632. This indicator was developed by Marc Chaikin who observed that the pressures of buying and selling could be figured out by where a period finishes relative to the range of highs and lows. 

The SMA or Simple Moving Average can be calculated for different time periods. The SMA helps smooth out volatility and makes it a bit less difficult to gauge the price trend of a stock. Let’s view some popular SMA levels below:

Simple Moving Average 20 day: 4.52675
Simple Moving Average 100 day: 4.618
Simple Moving Average 10 day4.4795
Simple Moving Average 50 day: 4.7407
Simple Moving Average 30 day: 4.5726666
Simple Moving Average 200 day: 5.26615

Investors will typically be keeping track of historical highs and lows for a particular stock that they are researching. Watching levels for NII Holdings, Inc. (:NIHD, we can see that the all time high is currently 16.12, and the all time low is 0.0601. Let’s look at some alternate high/low price data:

Six month low: 3.72
Six month high: 8.51
One year low: 0.5504
One year high: 8.51
Three month low: 3.72
Three month high: 6.18
One month low: 4.08
One month high: 5.4

Investors tracking shares of NII Holdings, Inc. (:NIHD) will note that since the stock opened at 4.7, shares have seen a change of 0.15. During that period, the stock has touched a low of 4.68 and tipped a high of 4.875. Volume on the day is presently 13424. 

Traders might be keeping tabs on the Hull Moving Average. The current HMA reading is 4.671056. Traders may use the HMA to help identify the prevalent market trend. This may also lend to spotting useful exit and entry points on the stock.

Inexperienced investors may have the tendency to purchase stocks that have recently been on a big run higher. This may be a result of not paying close attention to the fundamentals, or simply hoping that the stock will continue the move higher. Buying after a big move to the upside may mean that the investor is essentially paying too much for the stock at those levels. Sometimes a stock will take off and get too far ahead of its underlying value which may result in the price being overvalued. Keeping a close eye on the fundamentals may be a good way for the investor to know where the stock stands at any point in time.

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