REPORTING FOR 2020-01-06 | WCX19.ORG: We have done an in-depth analysis of how CATY has been trading over the last 2 weeks and the past day especially. On its latest session, Cathay General Bancorp (NASDAQ:CATY) opened at 37.42, reaching a high of 37.87 and a low of 36.96 before closing at a price of 37.77. There was a total volume of 249725.
VOLUME INDICATORS FOR CATHAY GENERAL BANCORP (NASDAQ:CATY): We saw an accumulation-distribution index of 579.80867, an on-balance volume of 38.1, chaikin money flow of 3.04444 and a force index of 0.294. There was an ease of movement rating of -0.0018, a volume-price trend of 1.61812 and a negative volume index of 1000.0.
VOLATILITY INDICATORS FOR CATHAY GENERAL BANCORP (NASDAQ:CATY): We noted an average true range of 0.39162, bolinger bands of 38.4148, an upper bollinger band of 36.2652, lower bollinger band of 36.96, a bollinger high band indicator of nan, bollinger low band indicator of 1.0, a central keltner channel of 37.41667, high band keltner channel of 36.96667, low band keltner channel of 37.86667, 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 36.96, a donchian channel low band of 36.96, a donchian channel high band indicator of 1.0, and a donchian channel low band indicator of 1.0.
TREND INDICATORS FOR CATHAY GENERAL BANCORP (NASDAQ:CATY): We calculated a Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) of 0.01705, a MACD signal of 0.00947, a MACD difference of 0.00758, a fast Exponential Moving Average (EMA) indicator of 36.96, a slow Exponential Moving Average (EMA) indicator of 36.96, 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 0.24125, a trix of 1.89742, a Mass Index (MI) of 1.0, a Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 66.66667, a Detrended Price Oscillator (DPO) of -1.52652, a KST Oscillator (KST) of 43.08129 and a KST Oscillator (KST Signal) of 43.08129 (leaving a KST difference of 5.36216). We also found an Ichimoku rating of 37.645, an Ichimoku B rating of 37.645, a Ichimoku visual trend A of 36.2053, an Ichimoku visual trend B of 36.7524, 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 CATHAY GENERAL BANCORP (NASDAQ:CATY): 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 76.84393, a stochastic oscillator of 202.22222, a stochastic oscillator signal of 202.22222, a Williams %R rating of 102.22222 and an awesome oscillator of 0.11417.
RETURNS FOR CATHAY GENERAL BANCORP (NASDAQ:CATY): There was a daily return of 4.30813, a daily log return of 2.03542 and a cumulative return of 2.05628.
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 Cathay General Bancorp (NASDAQ:CATY)…
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