Steamships Trading Company

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

MACD Volume



Position Trades Duration Win Rate Win/Loss Avg Win Avg Loss Return
LONG 22 19.1 0.73% 0.94% 1.7% -3.1% -26.8%
SHORT 21 14.8 0.81% 0.94% 0.6% -0.4% 3.4%


Technical Analysis

Steamships Trading Company (SST.AX)



Last Signal:


Trading: SELL @ $15.9
Signal Strength: MEDIUM

Steamships Trading Company (ASX:SST) urrently has negative Volume MACD of -26. This means the signal line is less than the Volume MACD line signalling a bearish movement.

Indicator can be used in isolation or in additional to another technical indicator to confirmation for trading entry. This indicator has the ability to detect the speed of movement & give an early signal for a potential movement. By understanding the rate at which the price is moving in respect to the stocks historical trades, enables positions to be set in place based on changes in the speed of movement

Volume Moving Average Convergence/Divergence (VMACD) is an indicator that shows the relationship between two moving averages. It is calculated as a difference between the fast and slow moving averages. The historically popular is the difference between a securities 26-day and 12-day Exponential Moving Averages (EMA).

Calculation: Moving Average Convergence Divergence Volume (VMACD):
1) VMACD Line: (12-day EMA - 26-day EMA);
2) Signal Line: 9-day EMA of VMACD Line;
3) VMACD Histogram: VMACD Line - Signal Line;

PROFILE: Steamships Trading Company (SST.AX)

Stock Exchange: ASX
Company: Steamships Trading Company
Ticker Codes: | SST.AX | ASX:SST |

About Steamships Trading Company (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.

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