Whitehaven Coal

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

Close Change



Position Trades Duration Win Rate Win/Loss Avg Win Avg Loss Return
LONG 123 3.9 0.42% 0.69% 3.0% -1.8% 21.7%
SHORT 122 4.0 0.31% 0.43% 3.0% -1.4% -12.6%


Technical Analysis

Whitehaven Coal (WHC.AX)



Last Signal:


Trading: NO POSITION @ $3.68
Signal Strength: WEAK

Indicator MUST BE USED in additional to another technical indicator to confirmation for trading entry. Indicator can be applied to the short term timeframe but is only able to give and indication of the strength of the buyers versus sellers at the market close. This bar analysis can provide guidance on the daily battle between sellers and buyers from the companies recent trading.

Whitehaven Coal (ASX:WHC) Neither buyers are keener than sellers translating to the price remaining flat for Whitehaven Coal. This is the first day of neutral price movement for WHC adding strength to indecision in the first timeframe. The longest consecutive number of unchanged days over the last 12 months has been 1 days, of which a total of 1 have occurred this month. The ratio of neutral days against total trading days equals 0x

The only price most market participants look at is the closing price in relation to the previous day’s close. As such the position of the close has the ability to highlight recent performance and indirectly the keenness of traders.

[Calculations] Close Today Versus Close Yesterday (CTCY):
1) [Close] > [Close Yesterday] = Buyers keener than sellers;
2) [Close] < [Close Yesterday] = Sellers keener than buyers;
3) [Close] = [Close Yesterday] = Neither are keener

PROFILE: Whitehaven Coal (WHC.AX)

Stock Exchange: ASX
Company: Whitehaven Coal
Ticker Codes: | WHC.AX | ASX:WHC |

About Whitehaven Coal (ASX:WHC):

Whitehaven Coal Limited develops and operates coal mines in New South Wales. The company operates through Open Cut Operations and Underground Operations segments. It operates five mines in North West New South Wales; four open cut mines at Maules Creek, Werris Creek, Tarrawonga, and Rocglen; and one underground mine at Narrabri. The company offers thermal coal and metallurgical coal used in the production of steel. As of August 17, 2017, it had approximately 974 million tons of recoverable coal reserves; and 862 million tons of marketable coal reserves. The company sells its coal primarily in Japan, Taiwan, India, Korea, China, Chile, Malaysia, Vietnam, Noumea, Indonesia, Australia, and Mexico. Whitehaven Coal Limited was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Sydney, Australia.

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