CMG breaks below previous session low
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (CMG) Technical Analysis Report for Sep 14, 2018 | by Techniquant Editorial Team
CMG finished the week 1.98% higher at 491.56 after losing $4.38 (-0.88%) today. Closing below Thursday's low at 491.88, the share confirms its breakout through the prior session's low having traded $3.37 below it intraday.
Daily Candlestick Chart (CMG as at Sep 14, 2018):
Friday's trading range was $8.73 (1.76%), that's slightly below last trading month's daily average range of $10.06. Things look different on a weekly scale, where volatility is below the markets average with the monthly volatility being below average.
Despite a strong opening the market closed below the previous day's open and close, forming a bearish Engulfing Candle.
After having been unable to move above 497.87 in the prior session, Chipotle Mexican ran into sellers again around the same price level today, failing to move higher than 497.24.
The trend is clearly bullish, showing an intact uptrend in the short, medium and long-term.
Buying might speed up should prices move above the nearby swing high at 497.87 where further buy stops could get triggered. Selling might accelerate should prices move below the close-by swing low at 484.53 where further sell stops could get activated.