GOOGL closes above its opening price after recovering from early selling pressure
Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL) Technical Analysis Report for Jul 13, 2018 | by Techniquant Editorial Team
Moving higher for the 3rd day in a row, GOOGL finished the week 4.27% higher at 1204.42 after gaining $3.16 (0.26%) today. Today's closing price of 1204.42 marks the highest close since Inception. Trading up to $7.51 lower after the open, the stock managed to reverse during the session as bulls took control ending the day above its opening price. Closing above Thursday's high at 1201.99, the market confirms its breakout through the prior session's high having traded $8.45 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 (GOOGL as at Jul 13, 2018):
Friday's trading range was $15.15 (1.26%), that's below last trading month's daily average range of $22.73. Things look different on a weekly scale, where volatility is slightly below the markets average with the monthly volatility being slightly below average.
The trend is clearly bullish, showing an intact uptrend in the short, medium and long-term.
With three out of the other four FAANG Stocks closing higher today, the ones that stand out on the positive side are AMZN gaining 0.91% and FB closing 0.19% higher. On the flipside the worst performer has been NFLX closing -4.28% lower. Read more