Candlestick Daily volume index Bar reversal Edit

Backtest results

Position Trades Duration Win rate Win/loss Avg win Avg loss Return
Long 10 4.5 20% 25% 1.6% -0.8% -3.4%
Short 5 4.2 40% 67% 1.9% -3.2% -5.9%

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Trading Performance

Stochastic Oscillator

Score

-1.55

Position Trades Duration Win Rate Win/Loss Avg Win Avg Loss Return
LONG 42 10.4 0.24% 0.31% 3.2% -2.5% -49.3%
SHORT 42 9.8 0.38% 0.62% 3.1% -2.5% -15.8%

Summary

Technical Analysis

Boral (BLD.AX)


Indicator:

STOCHASTIC OSCILLATOR


Last Signal:

BULLISH


Trading: BUY @ $4.99
Signal Strength: STRONG
Recommendation:

Indicator is best used in conjunction with additional indicators as it has the ability to highlight potential overbought or oversold levels. This indicator utilizes upper and lower bands to visually represent price extremes associated with the bands. Additional value can be added to the trading strategy by accessing divergences between price and volume.


Boral (ASX:BLD) is currently Oversold highlighting the potential for a short term trend reversal in the upward direction.



In technical analysis of securities trading the stochastic oscillator is a momentum indicator that uses support and resistance levels. Dr George Lane developed this indicator in the late 1950s. The term stochastic refers to the point of a current price in relation to its price range over a period of time. This method attempts to predict price turning points by comparing the closing price of a security to its price range.

Calculation: Stochastic Oscillator:
1) %K = (Current Close - Lowest Low)/(Highest High - Lowest Low) * 100;
2) %D = 3-day SMA of %K Lowest Low = lowest low for the look-back period Highest High = highest high for the look-back period %K is multiplied by 100 to move the decimal point two places;


PROFILE: Boral (BLD.AX)


Stock Exchange: ASX
Company: Boral
Ticker Codes: | BLD.AX | ASX:BLD |

About Boral (ASX:BLD):

Boral Limited manufactures and supplies building and construction materials in Australia, the United States, and the Asia Pacific. It offers aggregates, ash, asphalt, blocks, bricks, cement, cement additives and dry mixes, commercial pavers, concrete, decorative concrete, grout, lime, oxides, pavers, plasterboard, plastering DIY bags, retaining walls, and roof tiles; and pool surfacing, quarry, sand quarry and specialized, stabilization, stone, and structural timber products, as well as timber cladding, decking, and flooring products. The company also provides material technical, pallet pick-up, and roof tiling installer services; and engages in the transport and property activities. It serves residential and non-residential construction, and the engineering and infrastructure markets. Boral Limited was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in North Sydney, Australia.

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