Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) fell by -0.70% in Wednesday’s trading session from $171.80 to $170.60. The price has been moving in both directions for this period, and there has been a -1.24% loss over 10-day period. Volume has increased in Wednesday’s trading session by 3.42 million shares, but on a weak note. This is may be an early warning and the risk will be increased slightly for the next couple of days. In total, 15.54 M shares exchanged hands for about $2 650.87 million.
Inside FB’s Recent Trend
Facebook, Inc. (FB) lies in the middle of a weak rising trend in the short term and issued considerable signs about additional rally. Short-term traders are predicted to see a rally of 2.17% over the course of a quarter and, with 90% chance the price will be floating in the range of $167.67 and $180.29 in this timeframe.
Facebook, Inc. Technical Signals
FB has witnessed its long term and short term MA triggering a sell signal. Upon corrections, the price will meet resistance from the averages between $173.62 and $171.46. A buy signal will be generated if it crosses above any of these levels. Its pivot point high generated sell signal on Tuesday October 17, 2017, which calls for additional declines until the stock forms a new pivot point low, as this could be a buying opportunity. Volume up and price depreciating is getting our attention as this movement is seen as bearish sign.
Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Support And Resistance Levels
Facebook, Inc. (FB) recorded volume accumulation so there will probably be a surplus of buyers at $170.44. In case of gains, the next resistance from accumulated volume will not be far away from today’s level at $171.97, $172.45 and $173.21.
Accumulated volume is going to prevent the price from rising further at $171.97 and this action will lead the price to take a temporary pause or stay muted for a few days.
Facebook, Inc. (FB) 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 $3.36 (1.99%) between intraday high and intraday low. Each day in the past 1 week, the average volatility remained at 1.62%.