PCG snaps to lowest close since August 2nd


PG&E Corp. (PCG) Technical Analysis Report for Aug 10, 2018 [1 min read]
Highlights
PCG tanks -2.8% on high volume
PCG breaks key support level
PCG dominated by bears dragging the market lower throughout the day
PCG breaks below 100-day moving average
PCG closes lower for the 2nd day in a row
TQ Sentiment
Report Sentiment: 66% Bearish
Technical Forecast:
Overview

Moving lower for the 2nd day in a row, PCG finished the week -0.68% lower at 42.67 after tanking $1.23 (-2.8%) today on high volume. This is the biggest single day loss in over a month. Today's closing price of 42.67 marks the lowest close since August 2nd. The bears were in full control today, moving the market lower throughout the whole session. Closing below Thursday's low at 43.39, PG&E Corp. confirms its breakout through the prior session's low having traded $0.80 below it intraday. Ending with a weak close near the low of the day sets a bearish note for the next session.

Daily chart for PCG
Volatility

Friday's trading range was $1.15 (2.63%), that's slightly above last trading month's daily average range of $1.15. Things look different on a weekly scale, where volatility is below the markets average with the monthly volatility being slightly below average.

Support/Resistance

Prices are trading close to a key support level at 42.16. Breaking below the key support level at 43.26 today, it is now likely to act as resistance going forward.

Trend

The trend is clearly bearish, showing an intact downtrend in the short, medium and long-term. The market broke below the 100-day moving average at 43.35 today for the first time since July 30th.

Conclusion

While classical technical analysis indicates a bearish sentiment for the next trading day, our quantitative statistics show a different picture being bullish.

Market Conditions for PG&E Corp.
Condition Forecast Direction Win Avg Worst Best Events
Strong Up Move TQ Pro Members Only
Decisive Up Move TQ Pro Members Only
4 Consecutive Higher Closes TQ Pro Members Only
White Candle TQ Pro Members Only
Close to S1 Support TQ Pro Members Only
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