The range of the bar gives important information about the strength of weakness of a trend. If buyers are very committed they will be keen to buy and will tend to bid the price up even in the face of some selling pressure. Price will quickly & easily move upward and the move will tend to be significant. As such expanding ranges indicate the either buyers or sellers becoming more committed. Alternatively once the range begins to contract the side in control are losing commitment.
Calculation: Range Today Versus Range Yesterday (RTRY):
1) Expanding ranges on the upside indicates that buyers are increasingly eager;
2) Expanding ranges on the downside indicates that sellers are increasingly eager;
3) Contracting ranges on the upside indicates that buyers are becoming less eager;
4) Contracting ranges on the downside indicates that sellers are becoming less eager;
PROFILE: Select Harvests (SHV.AX)
Stock Exchange: ASXAbout Select Harvests (ASX:SHV):
Company: Select Harvests
Ticker Codes: | SHV.AX | ASX:SHV |
Select Harvests Limited engages in the processing, packaging, marketing, and distribution of edible nuts, dried fruits, seeds, and a range of natural health foods in Australia. The company operates through Food Division and Almond Division segments. It also grows, processes, and sells almonds to the food industry from company owned almond orchards, as well as offers health snacks and muesli. The company has a portfolio of approximately 4,000 hectares of company owned, leased, and joint ventured almond orchards. In addition, it provides management services to external owners of almond orchards, including orchard development, tree supply, farm management, and land and irrigation infrastructure rental services; and markets and sells almonds on behalf of external investors. The company also exports its products to India and China, as well as rest of Asia, Europe, and the Middle East. It provides its products to retailers, distributors, and industrial users under the Lucky, Sunsol, NuVitality, and Soland brands in the retail markets, as well as Renshaw and Allinga Farms brands in the wholesale and industrial markets. The company is headquartered in Thomastown, Australia.