Moving Average Rating is Sell for Equity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS)

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Traders checking the pulse on shares of Equity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS) will note that since the opening price of 112.22, the stock has moved 0.26. During the session, the stock has hit a low of 112.09 and reached a high of 113.04. Volume on the day is around 8417. 

Dedicated traders will often pay close attention to Exponential Moving Average levels. EMA study can help guide traders when gauging market strength. We can see the following EMA levels on the stock:

30 day Exponential Moving Average: 114.55429
50 day Exponential Moving Average: 113.946236
100 day Exponential Moving Average: 111.56237
10 day Exponential Moving Average: 114.02017
20 day Exponential Moving Average: 114.5753
200 day Exponential Moving Average: 107.31801

The HMA or Hull Moving Average for the stock is presently 111.406334. The HMA may help with technical analysis by reducing lag and heightening responsiveness. Traders often find that following this indicator helps with reduction of noise.

As traders scan the equity market, they may be using Simple Moving Averages to help figure out where a stock is headed. Following some SMA levels, we can see that the 10 day is 114.6905, the 20 day is 115.1765, and the 30 day is 115.03017. Tracking some other time periods, we note that the 50 day SMA is 114.3599 , the 100 day is 112.0567 , and the 200 day SMA is currently 105.8884.

Scanning through some ratings, we note that the current Oscillator Rating on the stock is a “Buy”. The Moving Average Rating is sitting at a “Sell”. Traders may use these signals in conjunction with other indicators in order to set up the chart for future trading success.

Investors following Equity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS) can see that the stock most recently closed at 112.48
Past 3 months: 11.366337
One year change: 27.383919
Year-to-date: 15.803562
Past week: -3.1346881
Past month: 1.1328897

Traders following Donchian Channels can see that the 20 day upper band is 117.05 and the 20 day lower band is 111.42. These channels are used by technicians to help spot possible breakouts, and they may also be used to confirm a defined trend.

Equity LifeStyle Properties, Inc. (NYSE:ELS) has drawn the attention of traders as the price has moved 0.330033% since the open. The prior session close was noted at 112.48. Looking back over the last month, we note that the stock’s high point was seen at 117.05.

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