RMD stuck within tight trading range
ResMed (RMD) Technical Analysis Report for Aug 10, 2018
RMD ended the week 2.9% higher at 107.78 after losing $0.31 (-0.29%) today. Closing within the prior day's range, prices failed to decisively move past the previous day's trading range in a lackluster session.
Daily Candlestick Chart (RMD as at Aug 10, 2018):
Friday's trading range was $1.03 (0.96%), that's below last trading month's daily average range of $1.63. Things look different on a weekly scale, where volatility is slightly above the markets average with the monthly volatility being slightly below average. Prices continued to consolidate within a tight trading range between 107.17 and 109.62 which it has been in now for the last three days.
Prices are trading close to a key support level at 106.97. Prices are trading close to the key resistance level at 108.55. After spiking up to 108.27 during the day, the market found resistance at the 20-day moving average at 107.83.
The trend is clearly bullish, showing an intact uptrend in the short, medium and long-term. The share broke below the 20-day moving average at 107.83 today for the first time since August 3rd.
With prices trading close to this year's high at 109.97, upside momentum could speed up should the stock be able to break out to new highs for the year.