CHK - Chesapeake Energy Corporation

Industry: Independent Oil & Gas Sector: Basic Materials Exchange: NYSE

CHK - Chesapeake Energy Corporation

Industry: Independent Oil & Gas Sector: Basic Materials Exchange: NYSE
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Fri 03'rd Aug 2018

PERIOD 2018-05-04 - 2018-08-03
CHANGE 1.13%
PRICE $4.46
VOLUME
Buy
TREND
Buy

MV LONG
Sell

MV SHORT
Sell

PIVOT
Buy

MACD
Sell

0.00%

Chesapeake Energy Corporation Stock Analysis

Technical stock analysis for Fri 03'rd Aug 2018

Sell candidate since 2018-08-01 Gain 0.22%
Shorts 4.87% ( 2018-07-13 )
Cash 5.0 mill
Loans 9 899.0 mill
Beta 1.91
ROA 8.46

Chesapeake Energy Corporation gained 1.13% in the last trading day, rising from $4.41 to $4.46 The price has been going up and down for this period, and there has been a -1.98% loss for the last 2 weeks. Volume has increased in the last day along with the price, which is a positive technical sign, and, in total, 10.11 million more shares were traded than the day before. In total, 27.10 million shares bought and sold for approximately $120.88 million.

Trend

Chesapeake Energy Corporation lies in the lower part of a very wide and strong rising trend in the short term, and this will normally pose a very good buying opportunity. A break down the bottom trend line at $4.43 will firstly indicate a slower raising rate, but may also be a early warning for a trend shift. Given the current short-term trend, the stock is expected to rise 26.05% during the next 3 months and, with 90% probability hold a price between $5.58 and $7.23 at the end of this period.

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Signals

A buy signal was issued from a pivot bottom point on Thursday August 02, 2018, which indicates further gains until a new top pivot has been found. Volume is rising along with the price. This is considered to be a good technical signal. Some negative signals were issued as well, and these may have some influence on the near short-term development. Chesapeake Energy Corporation holds sales signals from both short- and long-term moving averages. In addition, there is a general sales signal from the relation between the two signals where the long-term average is above the short-term average. On corrections up there will be some resistance from the lines at $4.50 and $4.86. A break-up above any of these levels will issue buy signals.

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A buy signal from a double bottom formation was found on Thursday August 02, 2018 and based on theory for this formation the price should go up by 0.54% to $4.94 within 5 trading days since signal was issued (Thursday August 09, 2018).

Relative Strength Index (RSI)

RSI14 is 32 and the stock is currently not being overbought or oversold

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Support & Resistance

Chesapeake Energy Corporation finds support from accumulated volume at $4.41.

Support: $4.41 Price: $4.46 Resistance: $4.54

Risk

This stock may move much during a day (volatility) and with a large prediction interval from the Bollinger Band this stock is considered to be "high risk". During the last day, the stock moved $0.19 between high and low, or 4.25%. For the last week, the stock has had a daily average volatility of 4.87%.

Our recommended stoploss: We hold a sell evaluation for this stock. No stop-loss set.

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Evaluation

The Chesapeake Energy Corporation stock holds several negative signals and despite the positive trend we believe Chesapeake Energy Corporation will perform weak in the next couple of days or weeks. Therefore, we hold a negative evaluation of this stock.

Sell Candidate

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