NTRS dominated by bulls lifting the market higher throughout the day
Northern Trust Corporation (NTRS) Technical Analysis Report for Sep 14, 2018 | by Techniquant Editorial Team
NTRS ended the week -1.74% lower at 104.15 after gaining $1.08 (1.05%) today on high volume. The bulls were in full control today, moving the market higher throughout the whole session. Closing within the prior day's range, prices failed to decisively move beyond the previous day's trading range. Ending with a strong close near the high of the day sets a bullish note for the next session.
Daily Candlestick Chart (NTRS as at Sep 14, 2018):
Friday's trading range was $1.37 (1.33%), that's slightly below last trading month's daily average range of $1.57. Things look different on a weekly scale, where volatility is way above the markets average with the monthly volatility being slightly above average.
During the whole day, prices traded within the prior day's range, unable to trade above the previous day's high or below the prior day's low forming an Inside Bar. After moving lower in the previous session, the market managed to close higher but below the prior day's open, forming a bullish Harami Candle.
Prices are trading close to the key resistance level at 105.47.
The stock shows weakness in the short-term (in accordance with its long-term downtrend) with only the medium-term trend being bullish.
Trading close to July's low at 101.72 we might see further downside momentum if potential sell stops at the level get activated.