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;
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Company: GR Engineering Services
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GR Engineering Services Limited, an engineering, consulting, and contracting company, provides engineering design and construction services to the mining and mineral processing industries in Australia and internationally. The company operates through Mineral Processing, and Oil and Gas segments. Its services cover various aspects of projects, including initial evaluation and study phase, as well as design, construction, commissioning, and operational support. The company's services include the design and construction of minerals processing facilities and related infrastructure for greenfield or brownfield projects, such as plant modifications, upgrades, and expansions; plant evaluation and condition reports; plant operations, and maintenance support and optimization; and plant relocation, refurbishment, and recommissioning, as well as engages in the provision of owners representatives and teams for project management and delivery, and asset management services. Its services also comprise engineering and process design consulting services; feasibility studies comprising scoping, pre-feasibility, and definitive engineering studies, as well as feasibility studies. In addition, the company offers operations, maintenance, and well management services to the oil and gas sector. GR Engineering Services Limited was founded in 1986 and is based in Ascot, Australia.