The Commodity Channel Index indicator takes a security’s change in price and compares that to its average change in price. CCIs calculation produces positive and negative values that oscillate above and below a Zero Line. Typically a value of 100 is identified as overbought and a reading of -100 is identified as being oversold.
Calculation: 20 Period CCI:
1) CCI = (Typical Price - 20 Period SMA of TP) / (.015 x Mean Deviation);
Typical Price (TP) = (High + Low + Close)/3;
PROFILE: Steamships Trading Company (SST.AX)
Stock Exchange: ASXAbout Steamships Trading Company (ASX:SST):
Company: Steamships Trading Company
Ticker Codes: | SST.AX | ASX:SST |
Steamships Trading Company Limited engages in the shipping, transport, property, manufacturing, and hotel businesses in Papua New Guinea. It operates through Commercial, Hotels and Property, and Logistics segments. The company offers various shipping services, including scheduled cargo liner; and short and long term vessel charters specialized in shallow water river shipping. It operates a fleet of 19 coastal vessels. The company also provides intermodal logistics solutions, as well as harbor towage and mooring services; operates a fleet of prime movers, heavy trucks, light trucks, forklifts, and reach stackers for the transport of bulk fuel, containerized cargoes, sawdust and coffee, and break-bulk cargoes, as well as provides depot related services, such as equipment hire, warehousing, and yard storage; offers licensed customs cargo clearance service in Lae and Port Moresby; and provides project solutions for the mining, oil, and gas sectors, as well as stevedoring and handling services. In addition, it operates seven hotel and apartment complexes with 546 hotel rooms and 129 apartments, which offer hotel facilities and serviced apartments, as well as meeting, conference, and banqueting facilities; develops residential, commercial, retail, and industrial properties; and manufactures ice creams, vegetable oils, condiments, powdered drinks, snack foods, and spirits under the Gala, Highland Meadows and Laga Cooking Oils, Kools, Star of India Curry Powder, 111 Baking Powder, and Instant Yeast brands, as well as bottle drinking water under the Tropical Oasis brand and various private labels. The company was founded in 1919 and is headquartered in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. Steamships Trading Company Limited is a subsidiary of John Swire & Sons (PNG) Limited.