Learn to Evaluate Acuity Brands (AYI) using the Charts

Source: Stock Traders Daily

Longer Term Trading Plans for AYI
  • Buy AYI slightly slightly over 144.08 target 163.21 stop loss @ 143.66 Details
  • The technical summary data tells us to buy AYI near 144.08 with an upside target of 163.21. This data also tells us to set a stop loss @ 143.66 to protect against excessive loss in case the stock begins to move against the trade. 144.08 is the first level of support below 158.64 , and by rule, any test of support is a buy signal. In this case, support 144.08 would be being tested, so a buy signal would exist.

  • Short AYI slightly under 163.21, target 144.08, stop loss @ 163.68 Details
  • The technical summary data is suggesting a short of AYI as it gets near 163.21 with a downside target of 144.08. We should have a stop loss in place at 163.68though. 163.21 is the first level of resistance above 158.64, and by rule, any test of resistance is a short signal. In this case, if resistance 163.21 is being tested, so a short signal would exist.

Swing Trading Plans for AYI
  • Buy AYI slightly slightly over 163.21, target 164.76, Stop Loss @ 162.74 Details
  • If 163.21 begins to break higher, the technical summary data tells us to buy AYI just slightly over 163.21, with an upside target of 164.76. The data also tells us to set a stop loss @ 162.74 in case the stock turns against the trade. 163.21 is the first level of resistance above 158.64, and by rule, any break above resistance is a buy signal. In this case, 163.21, initial resistance, would be breaking higher, so a buy signal would exist. Because this plan is based on a break of resistance, it is referred to as a Long Resistance Plan.

  • Short AYI slightly near 163.21, target 155.00, Stop Loss @ 163.68. Details
  • The technical summary data is suggesting a short of AYI if it tests 163.21 with a downside target of 155.00. We should have a stop loss in place at 163.68 though in case the stock begins to move against the trade. By rule, any test of resistance is a short signal. In this case, if resistance, 163.21, is being tested a short signal would exist. Because this plan is a short plan based on a test of resistance it is referred to as a Short Resistance Plan.

Day Trading Plans for AYI
  • Buy AYI slightly slightly over 160.16, target 163.21, Stop Loss @ 159.79 Details
  • If 160.16 begins to break higher, the technical summary data tells us to buy AYI just slightly over 160.16, with an upside target of 163.21. The data also tells us to set a stop loss @ 159.79 in case the stock turns against the trade. 160.16 is the first level of resistance above 158.64, and by rule, any break above resistance is a buy signal. In this case, 160.16, initial resistance, would be breaking higher, so a buy signal would exist. Because this plan is based on a break of resistance, it is referred to as a Long Resistance Plan.

  • Short AYI slightly near 160.16, target 155.00, Stop Loss @ 160.53. Details
  • The technical summary data is suggesting a short of AYI if it tests 160.16 with a downside target of 155.00. We should have a stop loss in place at 160.53 though in case the stock begins to move against the trade. By rule, any test of resistance is a short signal. In this case, if resistance, 160.16, is being tested a short signal would exist. Because this plan is a short plan based on a test of resistance it is referred to as a Short Resistance Plan.

AYI Ratings for September 23:

Term →Near Mid Long
Rating Neutral Weak Weak
P1 0 0 144.08
P2 160.16 155.00 163.21
P3 166.02 164.76 180.92

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AYI Long Term Analysis for September 23 2022


AYI Swing Trading Analysis for September 23 2022


AYI Day Trading Analysis for September 23 2022

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