Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN) gained 0.15% in Tuesday’s session, going up from its prior closing price of $6.82 to $6.83. The price has been moving in both directions for this period, and there has been a 3.17% gain over 10-day period. Trading activity decreased by -0.08 million shares, and in total, 4.54 M shares exchanged hands for about $31.04 million. It should be noted that increasing price and decreasing volume show lack of interest and this is a warning that something has fundamentally changed.
Inside SAN’s Recent Trend
Banco Santander, S.A. (SAN) with 90% probability for the price to range between $6.54 and $7.22 in this timeframe. Investors sometime notices large volume spikes after a breaking of the horizontal base, and stocks rarely experience a roller coaster ride from the bottom of a trend. Stocks jumping at a middle end of a horizontal base are therefore followed in search of a potential runner.
Banco Santander, S.A. Technical Signals
SAN has witnessed its long term and short term MA triggering a buy signal. Many traders watch for short-term averages to cross above long-term averages to signal the beginning of a uptrend. Upon corrections, the price will meet support from the averages between $6.78 and $6.70. A break down through these support points will trigger sell signals. There was a decrease in volume but the price rose. This is usually not interpreted as a good sign as traders widely believe falling volume should see declining stock. Investors should be watching the price action like a hawk in the coming sessions. Some other technical concerns emerged as well, putting in risk the future growth of the stock in the next couple of days. Its pivot point high generated sell signal on Friday July 28, 2017, which calls for additional declines until the stock forms a new pivot point low, as this could be a buying opportunity.
Banco Santander, S.A. (NYSE:SAN) Support And Resistance Levels
Banco Santander, S.A. (SAN) recorded volume accumulation so there will probably be a surplus of buyers at $6.79. In case of gains, the next resistance from accumulated volume will not be far away from today’s level at $6.84, $6.85 and $6.99.
Accumulated volume is going to prevent the price from rising further at $6.84 and this action will lead the price to take a temporary pause or stay muted for a few days.
Banco Santander, S.A. (SAN) Risk Assessment
The number of shares changed hands in the stock is good, indicating the interest and low risk associated with it. In the most recent session, the stock price hovered around $0.06 (0.88%) between intraday high and intraday low. Each day in the past 1 week, the average volatility remained at 1.40%.