NeoPhotonics Corporation (NYSE:NPTN) fell by -5.34% in Thursday’s trading session from $6.18 to $5.85. The price has been moving in both directions for this period, and there has been a -2.34% loss over 10-day period. Volume has increased in Thursday’s trading session by 0.28 million shares, but on a weak note. This is may be an early warning and the risk will be increased slightly for the next couple of days. In total, 1.05 M shares exchanged hands for about $6.14 million.
Inside NPTN’s Recent Trend
NeoPhotonics Corporation (NPTN) lies in the middle of a very wide and falling trend in the short term and pointed towards extra losses. Short-term traders are anticipated to see a retreat of -34.07% over the course of a quarter and, with 90% chance the price will be floating in the range of $2.90 and $4.39 in this timeframe.
NeoPhotonics Corporation Technical Signals
NPTN has witnessed its long term and short term MA triggering a sell signal. Many traders watch for long-term averages to cross above short-term averages to signal the beginning of a downtrend. Upon corrections, the price will meet resistance from the averages between $5.96 and $6.34. A buy signal will be generated if it crosses above any of these levels. Its pivot point high generated sell signal on Wednesday September 13, 2017, which calls for additional declines until the stock forms a new pivot point low, as this could be a buying opportunity. Volume up and price depreciating is getting our attention as this movement is seen as bearish sign.
NeoPhotonics Corporation (NYSE:NPTN) Support And Resistance Levels
NeoPhotonics Corporation (NPTN) recorded volume accumulation so there will probably be a surplus of buyers at $5.58. In case of gains, the next resistance from accumulated volume will not be far away from today’s level at $6.10, $6.24 and $6.67.
Accumulated volume is going to prevent the price from rising further at $6.10 and this action will lead the price to take a temporary pause or stay muted for a few days.
NeoPhotonics Corporation (NPTN) Risk Assessment
A volatility based measure Bollinger Bands suggests this stock poses high risk. In the most recent session, the stock price hovered around $0.47 between high and low, or 8.17%. The average volatility for the past week stood at 5.16%.