Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) gained 0.85% in yesterday’s session, going up from its prior closing price of $117.58 to $118.58. The price has been moving in both directions for this period, and there has been a 1.81% gain over 10-day period. The upbeat movement of both volume and price during the recent session is interpreted as a good sign, and, overall 1.98 million more shares exchanged hands compared with prior day. In total, 5.42 M shares exchanged hands for about $643.06 million.
Inside CVX’s Recent Trend
Chevron Corporation (CVX) lies in the middle of a strong rising trend in the short term and issued considerable signs about additional rally. Short-term traders are predicted to see a rally of 13.88% over the course of a quarter and, with 90% chance the price will be floating in the range of $128.89 and $138.26 in this timeframe.
Chevron Corporation Technical Signals
CVX has witnessed its long term and short term MA triggering a buy signal. Many traders watch for short-term averages to cross above long-term averages to signal the beginning of a uptrend. Upon corrections, the price will meet support from the averages between $117.71 and $112.57. A break down through these support points will trigger sell signals. Its pivot point low generated buy signal on Monday August 21, 2017, which calls for additional surge until the stock forms a new pivot point high. There was increase in both volume and price. This is usually interpreted as a good sign as traders widely believe rising stock should see increasing volume.
Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) Support And Resistance Levels
In case of pullback, the next support the price will capture from accumulated volume will not be far away from current price at $111.79 and $110.78. It seems to be blessed by the accumulated volume as it meets no resistance above current level and favorable trading conditions will help the stock to show strong performance in the coming days.
It is important to note, however, that the stock needs to make its way through natural risk while testing a key support level. Once this support is broken, another support level will be to be established at a lower level. Turning back to this stock, Chevron Corporation approaches the first support point just current price at $111.79. In case of a break, the next support we will see from accumulated volume is going to be at $110.78 and $110.11.
Chevron Corporation (CVX) Risk Assessment
The number of shares changed hands in the stock is good, indicating the interest and low risk associated with it. In the most recent session, the stock price hovered around $1.36 (1.16%) between intraday high and intraday low. Each day in the past 1 week, the average volatility remained at 1.10%.