Harvey Norman

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

On Balance Volume



Position Trades Duration Win Rate Win/Loss Avg Win Avg Loss Return
LONG 40 10.1 0.35% 0.48% 3.6% -2.1% -10.5%
SHORT 41 9.8 0.39% 0.62% 2.1% -1.9% -14.8%


Technical Analysis

Harvey Norman (HVN.AX)



Last Signal:


Trading: SELL @ $4.03
Signal Strength: MEDIUM

Harvey Norman (ASX:HVN) current price has highlighted recent distribution. Currently, the OBV is -306444.

Indicator can be used in isolation or in additional to another technical indicator to confirmation for trading exit. Indicator can be applied to the short/medium term timeframe, but the best results are obtained with larger cyclical swings in-line with the trend direction. This accumulation / distribution oscillator can provide guidance on the money flow direction from the companies recent trading.

On Balance Volume (OBV) attempts to measure the level of accumulation or distribution by comparing volume to price movements. Volume is added to the indicator if closing price moves up and subtracted if closing price moves down. No adjustment is made if closing price is unchanged.

Calculation: On Balance Volume:
1) If the closing price is above the prior close price then: Current OBV = Previous OBV + Current Volume;
2) If the closing price is below the prior close price then: Current OBV = Previous OBV - Current Volume;
3) If the closing prices equals the prior close price then: Current OBV = Previous OBV (no change)

PROFILE: Harvey Norman (HVN.AX)

Stock Exchange: ASX
Company: Harvey Norman
Ticker Codes: | HVN.AX | ASX:HVN |

About Harvey Norman (ASX:HVN):

Harvey Norman Holdings Limited grants franchises to independent business proprietors. Its franchisees sell products in various categories, including electrical goods, furniture, computers and communications, bedding and manchester, kitchen appliances, small appliances, bathroom and tiles, and carpets and flooring. The company has 194 franchised complexes under the Harvey Norman, Domayne, and Joyce Mayne brands in Australia; and 87 company-operated stores under the Harvey Norman brand in New Zealand, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Singapore, Malaysia, Slovenia, and Croatia. It is also involved in the property investment and media placement activities, as well as provides consumer finance and other commercial loans and advances. The company was founded in 1982 and is based in Homebush West, Australia.

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