The First Trust Strategic Income ETF (NASDAQ:FDIV) Moves Explained (2020-01-06)

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REPORTING FOR 2020-01-06 | WCX19.ORG: We have done an in-depth analysis of how FDIV has been trading over the last 2 weeks and the past day especially. On its latest session, First Trust Strategic Income ETF (NASDAQ:FDIV) opened at 51.2868, reaching a high of 51.3403 and a low of 51.2609 before closing at a price of 51.34. There was a total volume of 4309.

VOLUME INDICATORS FOR FIRST TRUST STRATEGIC INCOME ETF (NASDAQ:FDIV): We saw an accumulation-distribution index of 102.4786, an on-balance volume of 51.33, chaikin money flow of 1.96822 and a force index of 0.00474. There was an ease of movement rating of 3e-05, a volume-price trend of 0.67744 and a negative volume index of 1000.0.

VOLATILITY INDICATORS FOR FIRST TRUST STRATEGIC INCOME ETF (NASDAQ:FDIV): We noted an average true range of 0.10848, bolinger bands of 51.29727, an upper bollinger band of 51.24353, lower bollinger band of 51.2609, a bollinger high band indicator of 1.0, bollinger low band indicator of 1.0, a central keltner channel of 51.296, high band keltner channel of 51.2425, low band keltner channel of 51.3495, a high band keltner channel indicator of 1.0 and a low band keltner channel indicator of 1.0. There was a donchian channel high band of 51.2609, a donchian channel low band of 51.2609, a donchian channel high band indicator of 1.0, and a donchian channel low band indicator of 1.0.

TREND INDICATORS FOR FIRST TRUST STRATEGIC INCOME ETF (NASDAQ:FDIV): We calculated a Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) of 0.00043, a MACD signal of 0.00024, a MACD difference of 0.00019, a fast Exponential Moving Average (EMA) indicator of 51.2609, a slow Exponential Moving Average (EMA) indicator of 51.2609, an Average Directional Movement Index (ADX) of unknown, an ADX positive of 20.0, an ADX negative of 20.0, a positive Vortex Indicator (VI) of 1.0, a negative VI of 1.0, a trend vortex difference of 0.12505, a trix of 0.93323, a Mass Index (MI) of 1.0, a Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 66.66667, a Detrended Price Oscillator (DPO) of -0.67253, a KST Oscillator (KST) of 13.29418 and a KST Oscillator (KST Signal) of 13.29418 (leaving a KST difference of 0.0939). We also found an Ichimoku rating of 51.31355, an Ichimoku B rating of 51.31355, a Ichimoku visual trend A of 50.77355, an Ichimoku visual trend B of 50.83855, an Aroon Indicator (AI) up of 4.0 and an AI indicator down of 4.0. That left a difference of 4.0.

MOMENTUM INDICATORS FOR FIRST TRUST STRATEGIC INCOME ETF (NASDAQ:FDIV): We found a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 50.0, a Money Flow Index (MFI) of 100.0, a True Strength Index (TSI) of 100.0, an ultimate oscillator of 96.29169, a stochastic oscillator of 148.41121, a stochastic oscillator signal of 148.41121, a Williams %R rating of 48.41121 and an awesome oscillator of 0.01131.

RETURNS FOR FIRST TRUST STRATEGIC INCOME ETF (NASDAQ:FDIV): There was a daily return of 1.32942, a daily log return of 0.03706 and a cumulative return of 0.03707.

What the heck does all of this mean? If you are new to technical analysis, the above may be gibberish to you, and that’s OK (though we do advise learning these things). The bottom line is that AS OF 2020-01-06 (if you are reading this later, the analysis will be out of date), here is what our deep analysis of technical indicators are telling us for First Trust Strategic Income ETF (NASDAQ:FDIV)…

DISCLAIMER: We are not registered investment advisers and the above analysis should be taken at face value only. We strongly advise against buying or selling First Trust Strategic Income ETF (NASDAQ:FDIV) based solely on our analysis above, and are not responsible for any losses that you may incur if you choose make any investment decisions based on the above.