Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALNY) fell by -5.69% during last session from $80.52 to $75.94 and has now fallen 4 consecutive sessions. The price has been moving in both directions for this period, and there has been a -4.72% loss over 10-day period. Volume has increased during last session by 1.33 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, 2.08 M shares exchanged hands for about $157.81 million.
Inside ALNY’s Recent Trend
Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALNY) has broken the wide and strong rising short-term trend down. This signalize a slower rising rate, but may also be an early warning about a possible trend shift. Due to trend being broken there will now be resistance at the bottom line of the trend at $78.07. A reaction back to this level may hold a second chance to get out before further falls.
Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Technical Signals
ALNY has witnessed its long term and short term MA triggering a sell signal. Upon corrections, the price will meet resistance from the averages between $81.19 and $81.11. A buy signal will be generated if it crosses above any of these levels. Its pivot point high generated sell signal on Monday August 07, 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.
Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALNY) Support And Resistance Levels
In case of pullback, the next support the price will capture from accumulated volume will not be far away from current price at $72.01 and $69.97. In case of gains, the next resistance from accumulated volume will not be far away from today’s level at $79.41, $79.97 and $84.52.
It is important to note, however, that the stock needs to make its way through natural risk while testing a key support level. Once this support is broken, another support level will be to be established at a lower level. Turning back to this stock, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals approaches the first support point just current price at $72.01. In case of a break, the next support we will see from accumulated volume is going to be at $69.97 and $66.00. Accumulated volume is going to prevent the price from rising further at $79.41 and this action will lead the price to take a temporary pause or stay muted for a few days.
Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALNY) 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 $4.85 (6.54%) between intraday high and intraday low. Each day in the past 1 week, the average volatility remained at 3.34%.