Technical analysis from National HealthCare Corporation (NHC, AMEX:NHC) on the American Stock Exchange (AMEX). Download the latest price data & trading signals

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Stochastic Oscillator (75.0000) for NHC is now below the overbought limit
Stochastic Oscillator /
Stochastic Oscillator (75.0000) for NHC is now below the overbought limit

[BEARISH]: National HealthCare Corporation is currently Overbought highlighting the potential for a short term trend reversal in the downward direction.

[Downtrend]: Recent trading for NHC confirms bearish WMA(5) signal
Weighted Moving Average /
[Downtrend]: Recent trading for NHC confirms bearish WMA(5) signal

NHC: WMA Current Signal -> (1) 25 Apr: BULLISH (2) 24 Apr: BEARISH (3) 23 Apr: BEARISH

Percentage Price /
National HealthCare Corporation currently has positive PPO 1.1000

[BULLISH]: National HealthCare Corporation currently has positive PPO 1.1000%. This means the current price is gaining momentum through a rise on the short term exponential moving average.

Elders Force Index /
[Buying Pressure]: EFI (9208.0000) confirms bullish conditions for National HealthCare Corporation

[BULLISH]: National HealthCare Corporation current price has highlighted recent buying pressure. Currently, the Elders Force Index is 9208.0000.

Relative Strength Index /
NHC: Relative Strength Index has traded below the overbought limit @74.6583

NHC: RSI Current Signal -> (1) 25 Apr: BEARISH (2) 24 Apr: BEARISH (3) 23 Apr: BULLISH CROSSOVER

Triangular Moving Average /
Price continues to trade above the Triangular Moving Average(5) for NHC

NHC: TMA Current Signal -> (1) 25 Apr: BEARISH (2) 24 Apr: BEARISH (3) 23 Apr: BEARISH

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Ulcer Index /
National HealthCare Corporation: Ulcer Index 1.1010 [Low Stress]

[BEARISH]: National HealthCare Corporation UIX index implies that the downside risk of the current trading price is low. Currently, the UIX is 1.1010.

A Piercing Pattern (Bullish) candlestick pattern has been detected for National HealthCare Corporation (NHC).
Piercing /
A Piercing Pattern (Bullish) candlestick pattern has been detected for National HealthCare Corporation (NHC).

[BULLISH]: National HealthCare Corporation has formed a new Bullish Piercing reversal pattern. This means, NHC has been in a short term downtrend with a black candle which is followed by a strong gap down on open but closes in the upper half of the previous candle. This indicates after a very weak open the bulls have taken control on the close and highlights a potential trend change in the upward direction.

[Short]: Entry price for NHC should be set @$26.3600
Fibonacci Extensions /
[Short]: Entry price for NHC should be set @$26.3600

National HealthCare Corporation has moved above the 161.8% level ($26.3600) [Bearish]. Look for a short limit order entry near this point. Exit price for NHC should be set @$27.9000 & short position stoploss for National HealthCare Corporation should be set at $24.8200

Sine Weighted Moving Average /
Sine Weighted Moving Average(5) signal is confirmed for National HealthCare Corporation indicating downward price movement is likely

NHC: SWMA Recent Trading -> (1) 25 Apr: 63.068 (2) 24 Apr: 62.953 (3) 23 Apr: 62.731

Close Tod Vs Close Yest /
The longest consecutive downswing rally over the last 12 months has been 7 days giving a total rally downward movement of -8.5%

[BEARISH]: National HealthCare Corporationsellers are keener than buyers and are driving the price down. There has been 2 consecutive days of price decline for NHC adding strength to a downtrend in the first timeframe. The biggest downward movement this month has been -1.9 & the greatest daily negative change this year has been -7.5. The longest consecutive downswing rally over the last 12 months has been 7 days giving a total rally downward movement of -8.5%. This quarter, the largest downswing rally has been 2 days giving a total rally downward movement of -1.9%. The loss ratio for price rise in the first timeframe for the last 12 months is 0.5x giving a total win/loss ratio of 0.9x. Over the last month the average daily downward movement has been -0.800000%

MACD /
MACD for National HealthCare Corporation continues to gain momentum @0.3050

[BULLISH]: National HealthCare Corporation currently has positive MACD of 0.3050. This means the signal line is greater than the MACD line signalling a bullish movement. Currently, the return on MACD is 0.4%.

Price is currently above the displaced moving average for NHC [Bullish]
Detrended Price Oscillator /
Price is currently above the displaced moving average for NHC [Bullish]

[BULLISH]: National HealthCare Corporation currently has a confirmed uptrend. Price is currently above the displaced moving average for NHCCurrently, the return on DPO20 is -0.3%.

Continuation of the overbought CCI signal for National HealthCare Corporation
Commodity Channel Index /
Continuation of the overbought CCI signal for National HealthCare Corporation

[BEARISH]: National HealthCare Corporation current trading has maintained the Commodity Channel Index to overbought status and signalled the continuation of the bearish trading conditions. Currently, the CCI is 114.0000. The bearish signal has been active for 0 day. During the quarter, the highest CCI value was 211.

High Price /
[Bearish]: Lower high has formed for NHC by -1.0 % during the last trading session

[BEARISH]: National HealthCare Corporation current downtrend in the first timeframe. Currently, the HIGH is -1.0 %.

Rate of Change /
Rate of change(14) is increasing for National HealthCare Corporation

[BULLISH]: National HealthCare Corporation currently has positive rate of change of 3.8000%. This means the current price is greater than the price 14 days ago and therefore gaining momentum & is a leading indicator of price movement in the upward direction

Accumulation / Distribution /
National HealthCare Corporation: Current trading activity signals accumulation is present

NHC: ADLINE Current Signal -> (1) 25 Apr: BULLISH (2) 24 Apr: BULLISH (3) 23 Apr: BULLISH

National HealthCare Corporation has maintained the 2nd timeframe trend [Uptrend]
Medium Trend /
National HealthCare Corporation has maintained the 2nd timeframe trend [Uptrend]

[BULLISH]: National HealthCare Corporation is in an uptrend in the medium term timeframe. The current rally number is 4 & the highest rally count for the LTM is 74. The highest rally for the month is 18

National HealthCare Corporation: Buyers have lost control.
Open Tod Vs Close Tod /
National HealthCare Corporation: Buyers have lost control.

[BEARISH]: National HealthCare Corporation opened in the lower part of daily range at 0.000000000000000% & closed in the lower part of the trading range at 32.600000000000000%. This suggests the buyers have lost control. Over the last 12 months there has been 25 trading days with the opening price in the lower shadow & the closing the price in the lower shadow giving a confirmation ratio of 9.5%. Over the last month there has been 1 trading days with the opening price in the lower price range & the closing the price in the lower price range giving a confirmation ratio of 5.6%.

NHC: Average True Range has confirmed an downtrend @1.3990
Average True Range /
NHC: Average True Range has confirmed an downtrend @1.3990

[Bearish]: Average True Range has confirmed an downtrend is present. National HealthCare Corporation has a TR of 0.9500, and an ATR(14) of 1.3990.

Exponential Moving Average /
[Uptrend]: Recent trading for NHC indicates ST trend is likely to continue

[BULLISH]: National HealthCare Corporation currently has a confirmed uptrend. Recent trading has caused the EMA 5 day average to exceed the closing price confirming the short term trend following indicator. Currently, the return on EMA5 is -0.3%.

White Candle /
NHC Basic Candle: White

[BULLISH]: National HealthCare Corporation has formed a White candlestick. Normal buying pressure highlighting buyers were in control.

Close Tod Vs Range Tod /
NHC: Over the last 12 months there has been 106 trading days with the closing price in the lower part of the range giving a confirmation ratio of 40.3%.

[BEARISH]: National HealthCare Corporation sellers in control. There has been 2 consecutive days of prices closing in the lower part of the trading range for National HealthCare Corporation adding strength to an downtrend in the first timeframe & highlights the lack of commitment of buyers to carry positions overnight Over the last 12 months there has been 106 trading days with the closing price in the lower part of the range giving a confirmation ratio of 40.3%. Over the last month there has been 6 trading days with the closing price in the lower range giving a confirmation ratio of 33.3%. Currently this quarter, closing price has spent 6 days in the lower price range compared to 5 days in the upper range giving a ratio of 1.2x.

National HealthCare Corporation: Sellers are now becoming less eager.
Range Tod Vs Range Yest /
National HealthCare Corporation: Sellers are now becoming less eager.

[WEAK BULLISH]: National HealthCare Corporationsellers are becoming less eager. This is the first day sellers have decreased eagerness for NHC reducing strength to a downtrend in the first timeframe. The biggest price range this month has been $5.6500 & the greatest daily price range this year has been $8.2900. The price range ratio this week versus the quarterly price range is 0.4000000000000000000x & the price range ratio this month versus the year to date price range is 0.7000000000000000000x.

Oversold signal continues for National HealthCare Corporation indicating upward price movement is likely
Moving Average Envelope /
Oversold signal continues for National HealthCare Corporation indicating upward price movement is likely

[BULLISH]: National HealthCare Corporation current trading has maintained the Envelope Bands to oversold status and signalled the continuation of the bullish trading conditions. Currently, the Lower Band is 58.5010.

Ease of Movement /
National HealthCare Corporation was easily moved downward on low volume in recent trading [Bearish]

NHC: EOM Current Signal -> (1) 25 Apr: BEARISH EASY (2) 24 Apr: BULLISH EASY (3) 23 Apr: BULLISH EASY

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