BF-B still stuck within tight trading range
Brown Forman Inc Class B (BF-B) Technical Analysis Report for Apr 16, 2018 | by Techniquant Editorial Team
Moving higher for the 2nd day in a row, BF-B finished Monday at 55.90 gaining $0.47 (0.85%). Today's closing price of 55.90 marks the highest close since Inception. Closing above Friday's high at 55.71, the market confirms its breakout through the prior session's high having traded $0.49 above it intraday. Ending the day with an indecisive close, neither buyers nor sellers were able to gain control during the session.
Daily Candlestick Chart (BF-B as at Apr 16, 2018):
Monday's trading range was $0.74 (1.32%), that's far below last trading month's daily average range of $1.16. Things look different on a weekly scale, where volatility is below the markets average with the monthly volatility being slightly above average. Prices continued to consolidate within a tight trading range between 54.89 and 56.20 which it has been in now for the last trading week.
After trading as low as 55.46 during the day, Brown-Forman Corp. bounced off the key support level at 55.64. The failure to close below the support might increase that levels importance as support going forward.
The trend is clearly bullish, showing an intact uptrend in the short, medium and long-term.
Selling could accelerate should prices move below the close-by swing low at 54.99 where further sell stops might get activated.