WEIGHTED MOVING AVERAGE
Trading: SELL @ $5.34
Signal Strength: STRONG
Indicator can be used in isolation or in additional to another technical indicator to confirmation for trading entry. This indicator has the ability to highlight trends across numerous timeframes. This indicator has the ability to smooth historical results to illustrate trend initiation and status. Although this is a simple trend following indicator & can provide good results when coupled with the right indicator. Note, this indicator does not work well in ranging markets producing unwanted whipsaws and false signals.
Nufarm (ASX:NUF) currently has a confirmed downtrend. Recent trading has caused the WMA 15 day average to move below the closing price confirming the short term trend following indicator. Currently, the return on WMA15 is -1.5%.
Weighted moving averages (WMA) are difficult to construct but more reliable than the simple moving averages. WMA permits an unequal weighting on prior time periods.
Calculation: Weighted Moving Average (WMA):
1) Ft= W1At-1 + WnAt-n
PROFILE: Nufarm (NUF.AX)
Stock Exchange: ASX
Ticker Codes: | NUF.AX | ASX:NUF |
Nufarm Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells crop protection products in Australia, New Zealand, Asia, Europe, North America, Latin America, and internationally. It operates through two segments, Crop Protection and Seed Technologies. The company offers herbicides, insecticides, fungicides, and plant growth regulators to protect crops from damage caused by weeds, pests, and diseases. It also provides seeds and seed treatment products; and engages in croplands equipment business. The company is headquartered in Laverton North, Australia.
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