Caterpillar $CAT is Weak on a Midterm Basis, Shown in Charts and Graphs
Caterpillar (NYSE: CAT) is Weak on a Midterm Basis, Shown in Charts and Graphs below. Important: the values in this report change as stock-prices change. The analysis is designed in such a way as to go with the flow objectively, and that means it needs to be refreshed regularly for stocks that are moving fast.
Long Term Trading Plans for CAT
July 10, 2018, 7:09 am ET
The technical Summary and associated Trading Plans for CAT listed below will help you make important timing decisions for your trades. This data is based on our proprietary analysis for CAT. In addition we offer Market Timing Models and Stock Filters in the links above which may increase the proficiency of the decisions you make.
CAT - (Long) Support Plan
Buy over 131.35 target 152.39 stop loss @ 131.09.
The technical summary data tells us to buy CAT near 131.35 with an upside target of 152.39. This data also tells us to set a stop loss @ 131.09 to protect against excessive loss in case the stock begins to move against the trade. 131.35 is the first level of support below 140.97 , and by rule, any test of support is a buy signal. In this case, support 131.35 would be being tested, so a buy signal would exist.
CAT - (Short) Resistance Plan
Short under 152.39 target 131.35 stop loss @ 152.65.
The technical summary data is suggesting a short of CAT as it gets near 152.39 with a downside target of 131.35. We should have a stop loss in place at 152.65 though. 152.39 is the first level of resistance above 140.97, and by rule, any test of resistance is a short signal. In this case, if resistance 152.39 is being tested, so a short signal would exist.