The Percentage Price Oscillator Histogram trend indicator is currently under zero on shares of Jack In The Box Inc (JACK). Active traders may be carefully tracking the indicator to see if the position is pointing to the stock as a sell.
After a recent technical review, shares of Jack In The Box Inc (JACK) have a 200-day moving average of 99.42. The 50-day is 101.28, and the 7-day is sitting at 102.05. Using a wider time frame to assess the moving average such as the 200-day, may help block out the noise and chaos that is often caused by daily price fluctuations. In some cases, MA’s may be used as strong reference points for spotting support and resistance levels. Employing the use of the moving average for technical equity analysis is still highly popular among traders and investors. The moving average can be used as a reference point to assist with the discovery of buying and selling opportunities.
Presently, Jack In The Box Inc (JACK) has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 14.88. The CCI technical indicator can be used to help determine if a stock is overbought or oversold. CCI may also be used to help discover divergences that could possibly signal reversal moves. A CCI closer to +100 may provide an overbought signal, and a CCI near -100 may offer an oversold signal.
Technical traders often make a point of keeping an eye on the ATR or Average True Range of a particular equity. Currently, Jack In The Box Inc (JACK) has a 14-day ATR of 2.99. The Average True Range is an investor tool used to measure stock volatility. The ATR is not used to figure out price direction, just to measure volatility. The ATR is an indicator developed by J. Welles Wilder. Wilder has developed multiple indicators that are still quite popular in today’s investing landscape. The general interpretation of the ATR is the higher the ATR value, the higher the volatility.
Jack In The Box Inc (JACK)’s Williams Percent Range or 14 day Williams %R presently is at -28.94. In general, if the reading goes above -20, the stock may be considered to be overbought. Alternately, if the indicator goes under -80, this may show the stock as being oversold.
We can also do some further technical analysis on the stock. At the time of writing, the 14-day ADX for Jack In The Box Inc (JACK) is 16.50. Many technical chart analysts believe that an ADX value over 25 would suggest a strong trend. A reading under 20 would indicate no trend, and a reading from 20-25 would suggest that there is no clear trend signal. The ADX is typically plotted along with two other directional movement indicator lines, the Plus Directional Indicator (+DI) and Minus Directional Indicator (-DI). Some analysts believe that the ADX is one of the best trend strength indicators available.