Microsoft $MSFT is the SOW This Week
Microsoft (NASDAQ) MSFT has been selected as the Stock of the Week (SOW) for the week ending May 18, 2018.
Last week’s SOW was Western Digital (NYSE:WDC). That resulted in a solid gain.
Find the technical and Fundamental data for MSFT below. For the Specific Stock of the Week Trading call, visit the Stock of the Week Page directly.
Long Term Trading Plans for MSFT
May 14, 2018, 10:04 am ET
The technical Summary and associated Trading Plans for MSFT listed below will help you make important timing decisions for your trades. This data is based on our proprietary analysis for MSFT. In addition we offer Market Timing Models and Stock Filters in the links above which may increase the proficiency of the decisions you make.
MSFT - (Long) Support Plan
Buy over 91.67 target 97.96 stop loss @ 91.41.
The technical summary data tells us to buy MSFT near 91.67 with an upside target of 97.96. This data also tells us to set a stop loss @ 91.41 to protect against excessive loss in case the stock begins to move against the trade. 91.67 is the first level of support below 97.71 , and by rule, any test of support is a buy signal. In this case, support 91.67 would be being tested, so a buy signal would exist.
MSFT - (Short) Resistance Plan
Short under 97.96 target 91.67 stop loss @ 98.22.
The technical summary data is suggesting a short of MSFT as it gets near 97.96 with a downside target of 91.67. We should have a stop loss in place at 98.22 though. 97.96 is the first level of resistance above 97.71, and by rule, any test of resistance is a short signal. In this case, if resistance 97.96 is being tested, so a short signal would exist.