Caterpillar gives in to negative pressure - Analysis - 03-08-2022

2022-08-03 11:57:44 GMT (Economies.com)
 

Caterpillar's stock (CAT) skidded after reporting a profit of 3.18 per share, passing estimates of $3.03, on sales of $14.2 billion, passing estimates of $14 billion, with the stock nonetheless sliding 5.82%, or 11.35 points, and settling at 183.51, with trading volumes surpassing 8 million shares, above 10-day averages of 3 million shares. 

 

The stock declined after facing resistance from the 50-day SMA, while the RSI reached overbought levels, doubling pressures on the stock, amid the dominance of the main downward medium-term trend, with negative signals from the RSI.

 

Therefore we expect more losses for the stock, targeting the support of 169.30, provided the resistance of 199.50 holds on.

 

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Expected trend for today: Bearish

 
 
 
  Symbol Last Change Chg.%
1.0265
0.0067
0.6597%
1.2139
0.0022
0.1816%
20.583
0.219
1.075%
92.262
3.784
4.277%
97.88
-1.74
1.75%
1796.970
15.295
0.859%
 
 
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