The stock of ISHARES IV PLC ISHARES US MORTGAGE BACKED SECURITIES (LON:SMBS) gapped down by GBX 0.95 today and has GBX 387.37 target or 3.00% below today’s GBX 399.35 share price. The 7 months technical chart setup indicates high risk for the GBX company. The gap down was reported on Nov, 22 by Barchart.com. If the GBX 387.37 price target is reached, the company will be worth GBX less.
Gaps down are helpful for identifying a resistance level and to could also be used as a tradeable event. If traders are short the stock and it experiece gap down, then its usually advisable to hold the short for a bigger down move. Back-tests of such patterns show that two-thirds of the these patterns the stock performance worsens after the gap. The area gaps close 91% of the time, the breakaway gaps 1%, the continuation gaps 9% and the exhaustion gaps 64%. The stock increased 0.06% or GBX 0.25 on November 22, hitting GBX 399.35. ISHARES IV PLC ISHARES US MORTGAGE BACKED SECURITIES (LON:SMBS) has risen 6.00% since October 23, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.44% the S&P500.
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