Technical Analysis for KCG - KCG Holdings, Inc.
|Grade||Last Price||% Change||$ Change|
KCG closed down 0.69 percent on Wednesday, February 22, 2017, on approximately normal volume. It was able to bounce off of its 200 day moving average, an important long-term support line. The price action carved out a bullish hammer (or hammer-like) candlestick pattern. That may indicate an upside reversal. Look for price to trade above the high of the hammer for confirmation.
Trend Table & Recent Alerts
|Weak or Absent||Up||Up||Down|
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|Date||Alert Name||Type||% Chg|
|Feb 22||200 DMA Support||Bullish||0.00%|
|Feb 22||Hammer Candlestick||Bullish||0.00%|
|Feb 22||Bollinger Band Squeeze||Range Contraction||0.00%|
|Feb 21||NR7||Range Contraction||-0.69%|
|Feb 21||Narrow Range Bar||Range Contraction||-0.69%|
|Feb 17||Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish||Bullish Swing Setup||-0.56%|
|Feb 16||NR7||Range Contraction||0.00%|
|Feb 16||Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish||Bullish Swing Setup||0.00%|
|Feb 15||Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish||Bullish Swing Setup||0.00%|
|Feb 8||200 DMA Support||Bullish||0.07%|
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KCG Holdings, Inc. operates a proprietary trading business that engages in market making, buying, selling, and dealing in securities, commodities, options, and exchange-traded futures on exchanges worldwide. Its Market Making segment principally consists of market making in securities, such as global equities, futures, options, fixed income, commodities, and foreign currencies. This segment operates as a market maker in securities quoted and traded on the Nasdaq Stock Market; the over-the-counter market for New York Stock Exchange, NYSE Amex Equities, and NYSE Arca listed securities; and Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Chicago Board Options Exchange, and various other exchanges primarily located in Europe and Asia. The companys Global Execution Services segment offers access to markets and self-directed trading through its electronic agency-based platforms. This segment also provides a suite of trading tools to institutions. It serves hedge funds, long-only portfolio managers, banks, corporations, algorithmic traders, and the retail investors. The company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Jersey City, New Jersey.
Is KCG a Buy, Sell or Hold?
|Indicator||Bull Case||Neutral / Hold||Bear Case|
|Oversold / Overbought|
|Summary:||Counts: 2 bullish, 0 bearish and 3 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.|
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|52 Week High||15.7|
|52 Week Low||10.54|
|200-Day Moving Average||14.11|
|50-Day Moving Average||13.96|
|20-Day Moving Average||14.28|
|10-Day Moving Average||14.41|
|Average True Range||0.29|
|Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs)||13.96|
|Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs)||14.64|
|Upper Bollinger Band||14.62|
|Lower Bollinger Band||13.94|
|Percent B (%b)||0.57|