IShares MSCI Philippines (EPHE) Rises 0.56% for Sep 24

Marco Green
September 25, 2017

In taking a look at recent performance, we can see that shares have moved -0.78% over the past 4-weeks, 4.81% over the past half year and 0.52% over the past full year.

Smart investors are often very knowledgeable about the markets. Investors commonly strive to locate the highest probability of success. Investors often spend many years of trial and error before being able to put together the puzzle.

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Investors may be tracking certain levels on shares of Amundi ETF S&P 500 BuyBack UCITS ETF - USD (BYBG.L). The Awesome Oscillator is created using the difference between the 34-period and 5-period simple moving averages of the bar's midpoints (H+L)/2. Once you've confirmed the trend by recognizing price as being below or above the cloud, you can move to the moving averages. Lastly, when the price is above the cloud, then the top of the cloud will act as a general support level, and when price is below, the cloud base will act as resistance. Moving averages are considered to be lagging indicators meaning that they confirm trends.

The Average Directional Index or ADX is technical analysis indicator used to discern if a market is trending or not trending. On the other side, a stock may be considered to be in a downtrend if trading below the moving average and sloping downward.

The Ichimoku cloud is a favorite technical indicator used primarily in Asian markets. After a recent check, the 14-day RSI is now at 42.80, the 7-day stands at 32.68, and the 3-day is sitting at 29.21. Despite the name, CCI can be used on other investment tools such as stocks. If the indicator travels under -80, this may signal that the stock is oversold. As a momentum indicator, the Williams R% may be used with other technicals to help define a specific trend. A value between 0 to -20 would represent a strong overbought condition. The CCI may be used to spot if a stock is entering overbought (+100) and oversold (-100) territory.

At the time of writing, the 14-day ADX for Amundi ETF S&P 500 BuyBack UCITS ETF - USD (BYBG.L) is 24.41. Many technical chart analysts believe that an ADX value over 25 would suggest a strong trend. A value of 25-50 would indicate a strong trend. Using the ADX with the Plus Directional Indicator (+DI) and Minus Directional Indicator (-DI) may help determine the direction of the trend as well as the overall momentum. Wilder introduced RSI in his book "New Concepts in Technical Trading Systems" which was published in 1978. The RSI oscillates on a scale from 0 to 100. Many active traders will keep a close eye on a particular stock when it is nearing a new high or new low that hasn't been touched in some time. More interesting news about iShares MSCI EAFE Growth Index (ETF) (BATS:EFG) were released by: Investorplace.com and their article: "iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (ETF) (EFA): The Quick Guide to EFA" published on May 08, 2017 as well as Gurufocus.com's news article titled: "Level Four Advisory Services, Llc Buys Valero Energy Corp, Sells iShares ..." with publication date: September 20, 2017.

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