WHC.AX closes above its opening price after recovering from early selling pressure


Whitehaven Coal (WHC.AX) Technical Analysis Report for Jun 14, 2018 [< 1 min read]
Highlights
WHC.AX closes above its opening price after recovering from early selling pressure
WHC.AX unable to break through key resistance level
WHC.AX pushes through previous session high
WHC.AX rises to highest close since April 18, 2012
WHC.AX ends the day indecisive
TQ Sentiment
Technical Forecast:
Overview

WHC.AX finished Thursday at 5.71 gaining A$0.08 (1.42%). Today's closing price of 5.71 marks the highest close since April 18, 2012. Trading up to A$0.07 lower after the open, the share managed to reverse during the session as bulls took control ending the day above its opening price. Closing above Wednesday's high at 5.70, the market confirms its breakout through the prior session's high having traded A$0.10 above it intraday. Ending the day with an indecisive close, neither buyers nor sellers were able to gain control during the session.

Daily chart for WHC.AX
Volatility

Thursday's trading range was A$0.17 (2.98%), that's slightly above last trading month's daily average range of A$0.16. Things look different on a weekly scale, where volatility is slightly below the markets average with the monthly volatility being slightly below average.

Support/Resistance

Unable to break through the key technical resistance level at 5.79, Whitehaven Coal closed below it after spiking as high as 5.80 during the day. The failure to close above the resistance might increase that levels importance as resistance going forward.

Trend

The trend is clearly bullish, showing an intact uptrend in the short, medium and long-term.

Conclusion

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

Market Conditions for Whitehaven Coal
ConditionForecastDirectionWinAvgWorstBest
Down Close Near Low of Period TQ Pro Members Only
2 Consecutive Lower Closes TQ Pro Members Only
Closed below last periods low TQ Pro Members Only
Black Candle TQ Pro Members Only
RSI(2) below 20 TQ Pro Members Only
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