Pulling Back the Layers on iShares MSCI Qatar Capped ETF (QAT)

Lloyd Doyle
September 13, 2017

Market bottoms tend to occur when the MFI is below 20. With so many investing options, traders and investors need to construct a plan that works specifically for them. Studying how markets and prices move may help the investor decide which way is the best way to go.

Technical traders may be looking at recent indicator levels on shares of UBS ETF-MSCI United Kingdom UCITS ETF (UC63.L). MA's may be used to identify uptrends or downtrends, and they can be a prominent indicator for detecting a shift in momentum for a particular stock.

Presently, UBS ETF-MSCI United Kingdom UCITS ETF (UC63.L) has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 130.15. Typically, the CCI oscillates above and below a zero line. As a momentum oscillator, the RSI operates in a set range. Using the CCI as a leading indicator, technical analysts may use a +100 reading as an overbought signal and a -100 reading as an oversold indicator, suggesting a trend reversal.

Investors may use various technical indicators to help spot trends and buy/sell signals. Currently, the 14-day ADX for Saddle Ranch Media Inc (SRMX) is 22.93. Generally speaking, an ADX value from 0-25 would indicate an absent or weak trend. A reading under 20 would suggest no trend, and a reading from 20-25 would suggest that there is no clear trend signal. A value of 50-75 would signify a very strong trend, and a value of 75-100 would point to an extremely strong trend.

Another technical indicator that might serve as a powerful resource for measuring trend strength is the Average Directional Index or ADX. The Average Directional Index or ADX is a technical analysis indicator used to describe if a market is trending or not trending.


Moving average indicators are used widely for stock analysis. The indicator is non-directional meaning that it gauges trend strength whether the stock price is trending higher or lower. One of the more popular combinations is to use the 50-day and 200-day moving averages.

More notable recent iShares Dow Jones US Health Care (ETF) (NYSEARCA:IHF) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: "Mid-Day ETF Update: ETFs, Stocks Weaker as Geopolitical Risks Resurface ..." on September 05, 2017, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: "iShares US Healthcare ETF: Is It Worth Investing Now?" published on August 28, 2017, Nasdaq.com published: "Mid-Day ETF Update: ETFs, Stocks Mixed as Worries Over Effects of Harvey, Irma ..." on September 08, 2017. In terms of Moving Averages, the 50-day is 862.98, the 200-day is at 840.64, and the 7-day is 865.13. RSI measures the magnitude and velocity of directional price movements. The RSI is considered to be an internal strength indicator, not to be confused with relative strength which is compared to other stocks and indices. Normal oscillations tend to stay in the range of -100 to +100. The RSI may be more volatile using a shorter period of time.

Tracking other technical indicators, the 14-day RSI is presently standing at 62.10, the 7-day sits at 55.79, and the 3-day is resting at 36.78 for Franco-Nevada Corp (FNV).

Interested investors may be watching the Williams Percent Range or Williams %R.

Currently, Global X MSCI Norway ETF (NORW)'s Williams Percent Range or 14 day Williams %R is resting at -3.28. Different time periods may be used when using the RSI indicator. Checking on another technical indicator, the 14-day RSI is now sitting at 71.50, the 7-day rests at 76.94, and the 3-day is presently at 80.11 for Global X MSCI Norway ETF (NORW). In general, a company with a score closer to 0 would be seen as undervalued, and a score closer to 100 would indicate an overvalued company. On the flip side, if the indicator goes under -80, this may signal that the stock is oversold.

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