BAS.DE closes within prior day's range after lackluster session
BASF SE (BAS.DE) Technical Analysis Report for Sep 14, 2018 | by Techniquant Editorial Team
BAS.DE ended the week 1.22% higher at 77.88 after edging lower €0.10 (-0.13%) today. Closing within the previous day's range, prices failed to decisively move past the prior day's trading range in a lackluster session.
Daily Candlestick Chart (BAS.DE as at Sep 14, 2018):
Friday's trading range was €0.65 (0.83%), that's far below last trading month's daily average range of €1.00. Things look different on a weekly scale, where volatility is slightly above the markets average with the monthly volatility being slightly below average.
During the whole day, prices traded within the previous day's range, unable to trade above the prior day's high or below the previous day's low forming an Inside Bar.
Prices are trading close to the key resistance level at 78.48.
The trend is clearly bearish, showing an intact downtrend in the short, medium and long-term.
Buying might speed up should prices move above the close-by swing high at 78.48 where further buy stops could get activated.