Technical Analysis for CSQ - Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 10.83 -3.73% -0.42
CSQ closed down 3.73 percent on Friday, December 14, 2018, on 1.34 times normal volume. The bears made the stock sink to a new 52-week low. Note that the stock is in oversold territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a bounce should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Down Down Down
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Dec 14 New 52 Week Closing Low Bearish 0.00%
Dec 14 New 52 Week Low Weakness 0.00%
Dec 14 Below Lower BB Weakness 0.00%
Dec 14 Lower Bollinger Band Touch Weakness 0.00%
Dec 14 Oversold Stochastic Weakness 0.00%
Dec 13 NR7 Range Contraction -3.73%
Dec 13 Oversold Stochastic Weakness -3.73%
Dec 12 Stochastic Buy Signal Bullish -4.75%
Dec 12 Oversold Stochastic Weakness -4.75%
Dec 11 New 52 Week Closing Low Bearish -3.39%

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Profile
Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund is a closed ended balanced mutual fund launched by Calamos Asset Management Inc. The fund is managed by Calamos Advisors LLC. It invests in the public equity and fixed income markets of the United States. The fund invests in the stocks and securities of companies operating across diversified sectors. For the equity portion of the portfolio it primarily invests in all cap companies. For the fixed income portion, the fund invests in Corporate and government bonds with an average credit rating of BB by Standards and Poor's Corp. It employs fundamental analysis along with a bottom up and top down stock picking approach to make its investments. Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund was formed on December 31, 2003 and is domiciled in the United States.
Is CSQ a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 0 bullish, 3 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicators
Indicator Value
52 Week High 13.62
52 Week Low 10.77
Average Volume 390,430
200-Day Moving Average 12.4911
50-Day Moving Average 11.9692
20-Day Moving Average 11.6015
10-Day Moving Average 11.52
Average True Range 0.2999
ADX 22.73
+DI 17.1853
-DI 38.8124
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 11.4303
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 11.6697
Upper Bollinger Band 12.2924
Lower Bollinger Band 10.9106
Percent B (%b) -0.06
BandWidth 11.910529
MACD Line -0.2481
MACD Signal Line -0.186
MACD Histogram -0.0621
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 11.49
Resistance 3 (R3) 11.54 11.38 11.38
Resistance 2 (R2) 11.38 11.21 11.35 11.34
Resistance 1 (R1) 11.10 11.10 11.02 11.05 11.31
Pivot Point 10.94 10.94 10.90 10.91 10.94
Support 1 (S1) 10.66 10.77 10.58 10.61 10.35
Support 2 (S2) 10.50 10.66 10.47 10.32
Support 3 (S3) 10.22 10.50 10.28
Support 4 (S4) 10.17