Tracking Past Performance for Under Armour, Inc. (:UAA): Shares 6.3113604 for the Month

Dedicated investors are usually on the lookout for promising stocks that have been overlooked by the investment community. They may be searching for companies that have slipped under the radar and are primed for a move higher. Some investors may do the research and locate these stocks that are infrequently in the financial news headlines and are relatively unknown by the average investor. These stocks may be smaller cap, trading on a foreign exchange, or stocks that used to be prominent that have not been part of the conversation recently. Finding these stocks may take some extra research and effort. Investors who are able to do enough digging may be able to find some great names to help support the stock portfolio.

Traders have the ability to use many different indicators when studying stocks. The Ichimoku Cloud is a highly popular indicator that helps display support and resistance. Looking at some Ichimoku levels for Under Armour, Inc. (:UAA), we note that the Ichimoku Cloud Base Line level is 22.8775. The Ichimoku Could Conversion Line reading is 23.0275. From another angle, the Ichimoku Lead 1 is presently 21.39, and the Lead 2 level is 21.575.

Investors are often searching through all the numbers to help decide which stocks to purchase. Taking a closer look at shares of Under Armour, Inc. (:UAA), we see that the stock’s latest close price was 22.745. Tracking historical price information can help investors see the bigger picture when looking at a stock. Since the beginning of the year, shares have seen a change of 28.6927. Over the last full year, shares have moved 30.91537. Bringing the focus in, the stock has changed 10.227823 over the past three months, 6.3113604 over the last month, and -0.2631579 over the last week. Traders will be closely watching to see what happens to the stock price over the next couple of sessions.

Technical analysts will note that the Awesome Oscillator reading is presently 0.47163236. This oscillator may fluctuate above and below a zero line and can be used to create a wide variety of trading signals.

Looking at the stock’s volatility, we note that the current reading is 3.1376064. High volatility may show how the stock’s value can possibly be spread out over a larger range of values. Lower volatility points to the fact that a stock tends to be steadier. Weekly stock volatility clocks in at 3.8084126 while volatility for the month comes in at 2.7028854. The current Bull Bear Power reading for the stock is 0.2804773.

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The Donchian Channels indicator can be used to figure out if a market is overbought or oversold. A price breakthrough of either the upper or lower band may signal these conditions. The current reading for the 20 day lower band is 21.83. The current reading for the 20 day upper band is 24.07.

Scanning the levels on shares of Under Armour, Inc. (:UAA), investors might be seeing how close the current price is in relation to some historical high and low prices. Looking out over the previous 3 months, we note that the high/low is 24.1/19.75. Over the past 1 month, the high/low is 24.1/20.56. Looking back over the last full-year, the high price is 24.9586, and the low price sits at 16.52. For the last six months, the high was seen at 24.9586, and the low was noted at
16.52.

Traders often use pivot point analysis to calculate proper support and resistance levels. Pivot points can be used as markers for traders to identify entry and exit positions. We can now take a look at some one month pivot points:

Fibonacci: 22.54
Fibonacci support 1: 22.1007
Fibonacci support 2: 21.8293
Woodie: 22.6325
Woodie support 1: 22.285
Woodie resistance 1: 23.435
Camarilla: 22.54
Classic: 22.54
Classic resistance 1: 23.25
Classic support 1: 22.1

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