DPZ drops to lowest close since August 7th
Domino's Pizza Inc (DPZ) Technical Analysis Report for Sep 14, 2018 | by Techniquant Editorial Team
Moving lower for the 5th day in a row, DPZ ended the week -4.77% lower at 280.05 after losing $4.79 (-1.68%) today on high volume. Today's closing price of 280.05 marks the lowest close since August 7th. The bears were in full control today, moving the market lower throughout the whole session. Closing below Thursday's low at 281.86, the stock confirms its breakout through the prior session's low having traded $3.22 below it intraday. Ending with a weak close near the low of the day sets a bearish note for the next session.
Daily Candlestick Chart (DPZ as at Sep 14, 2018):
Friday's trading range was $7.31 (2.56%), that's above last trading month's daily average range of $5.64. Weekly volatility is also higher, being above the markets average with the monthly volatility being below average.
Breaking below the key support level at 281.84 today, it is now likely to act as resistance going forward. After having been unable to move above 286.18 in the previous session, Domino's Pizza ran into sellers again around the same price level today, failing to move higher than 285.95.
Although the market is currently in a short-term down trend, this could just be a correction, as the medium and long term trends are both positive. The share broke below the 50-day moving average at 282.84 today for the first time since July 24th.