Trading Update: Looking at the Levels for FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS): Camarilla Pivot at 220.13333

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Traders may be keeping a close eye on shares of FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS). Looking at past price performance may help them gauge how the stock will react in the future. Keeping in mind the most recent close price of 224.44, we note that the stock has seen a move of 1.4050782 over the previous week. Looking back out over the last month, the stock has moved 7.146267. Over the past three months, the stock has seen a change of -1.3710067. Investors may want to go back even further to see what has transpired over a longer period of time. Since the start of the calendar year, shares have changed 12.1521015. Going back a full 52 weeks, the stock has seen a change of 11.2184725 over that period of time.

Technical stock analysts are always using every possible piece of information to help make the best possible trades. A popular flexible indicator is the Ichimoku Cloud. This indicator can help portray the momentum and trend direction of a stock. Ichimoku signals can help the trader find possible entry and exit points. Checking on some recent indicator levels, we note that the Ichimoku Could Conversion Line level is 222.195, and the Ichimoku Cloud Base Line level is 217.51. Tracking some variations, the Ichimoku Lead 1 is presently 211.645, and the Lead 2 level is 202.32.

Traders may be looking at some EMA levels on company shares. The exponential moving average can be very useful when applied correctly. They tend to work well when markets are trending. Here’s a look at some popular EMA levels for FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS):

50 day EMA: 217.04463
100 day EMA: 215.90263
200 day EMA: 216.15681
10 day EMA: 222.25043
20 day EMA: 220.76903
30 day EMA: 219.23524

Investors tracking shares of FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS) will note that the stock has seen a change of 0.54204184% since the open. Shares recently finished the previous session at 224.44. The one month high for the stock is currently standing at 224.54. The firm currently has a market capitalization of 8537061400.

Switching the focus to the Awesome Oscillator, we see that the present reading is 4.217882. Traders may be watching this oscillator to help identify a change in momentum. The AO can be a useful tool when trying to understand certain price movements.

Investors may be interested in the current Bull Bear Power reading on the stock which is currently at 3.9035108. Investors may also be looking at some historical volatility numbers. Volatility for the month is presently 1.7232785. Looking back for the previous week, volatility is 1.906223.

Traders often use pivot point indicators when conducting technical stock analysis. Pivot points are commonly used to help identify trends of various time periods. Let’s check on some different one month pivot points:

Camarilla: 220.13333
Classic: 220.13333
Classic resistance 1: 222.82666
Classic support 1: 217.99667
Fibonacci: 220.13333
Fibonacci support 1: 218.28827
Fibonacci support 2: 217.14839
Woodie: 220.2175
Woodie support 1: 218.165
Woodie resistance 1: 222.995

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