Nanometrics Inc

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

Daily Volume Index

Score

-0.45

Position Trades Duration Win Rate Win/Loss Avg Win Avg Loss Return
LONG 21 12.4 0.48% 0.91% 2.7% -3.2% -8.5%
SHORT 22 21.4 0.45% 0.77% 6.7% -6.9% -22.1%

Summary

Technical Analysis

Nanometrics Inc (NANO)


Indicator:

DAILY VOLUME INDEX


Last Signal:

BULLISH


Trading: HOLD @ $33.49
Signal Strength: MEDIUM
Recommendation:

Nanometrics Inc (NASDAQ:NANO) current accumulation has given strength to the share price and the continuation of bullish trading conditions. Currently, the DVI is 749.


Indicator can be used in isolation or in additional to another technical indicator to confirmation for trading entry. Indicator can be applied to the short/medium term timeframe, but the best results are obtained with larger cyclical swings in-line with the trend direction. This accumulation / distribution oscillator can provide guidance on the money flow direction from the companies recent trading.


The daily volume index (DVI) is the amount of individual securities traded in a day on average over a specified period of time. Trading activity relates to the liquidity of a security. When average daily trading volume is high the stock can be easily traded and has high liquidity if trading volume is not very high and the security will tend to be less expensive because people are not as willing to buy it. As a result average daily trading volume can have an effect on the price of the security.

Calculation: Daily Volume Index (DVI):
1) [Close]-[Average price] / [Average price] x [Volume];


PROFILE: Nanometrics Inc (NANO)


Stock Exchange: NASDAQ
Company: Nanometrics Inc
Ticker Codes: | NANO | NASDAQ:NANO |

About Nanometrics Inc (NASDAQ:NANO):

Nanometrics Incorporated provides process control metrology and inspection systems for use primarily in the fabrication of semiconductors and other solid-state devices worldwide. It offers automated metrology systems that provide optical critical dimension, thin film metrology, and wafer stress for transistor and interconnect metrology applications; and integrated metrology systems that are installed onto wafer processing equipment to provide near real-time measurements. The company's materials characterization products include systems that are used to monitor the physical, optical, electrical, and material characteristics of discrete electronic industry, opto-electronic, high brightness LED, solar photovoltaic, compound semiconductor, strained silicon, and silicon-on-insulator devices, including composition, crystal structure, layer thickness, dopant concentration, contamination, and electron mobility. It also offers NanoDiffract, a modeling, visualization, and analysis software that takes signals from the automated and integrated metrology systems providing critical dimension, thickness, and optical properties from in line measurements; SpectraProbe, a model-less fitting engine that enables fast time to solution for in-line excursion detection and control; NanoGen, an enterprise scale computing hardware system that is deployed to run the computing intensive analysis software; and NanoCentral, a fab based networking and server system providing connectivity and compute support to SpectraProbe and connected measurement systems. The company was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Milpitas, California.

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