Trading Watch: Following Price Performance for Ishares Core CDN Universe Bond ETF

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Ishares Core CDN Short Trm Bond ETF (XSB.TO) shares are moving today on volatility 0.18% or 0.05 from the open. The RSI, or Relative Strength Index is a popular oscillating indicator among traders and investors. The ATR is an indicator developed by J. Welles Wilder. The original guidelines focused on creating buy/sell signals when the reading moved above +100 or below -100. After a recent check, the 14-day RSIfor Core US Treasury Bond ETF Ishares (GOVT) is now at 51.54, the 7-day stands at 54.10, and the 3-day is sitting at 66.39. Using the CCI as a leading indicator, technical analysts may use a +100 reading as an overbought signal and a -100 reading as an oversold indicator, suggesting a trend reversal. Used as a coincident indicator, the CCI reading above +100 would reflect strong price action which may signal an uptrend. The Average True Range is an investor tool used to measure stock volatility. The average true range indicator was created by J. Welles Wilder in order to measure volatility. After a recent check, Ishares 1-5Yr Laddered Corp Bond ETF's 14-day RSI is now at 48.87, the 7-day stands at 48.87, and the 3-day is sitting at 59.01.

iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (NASDAQ:TLT) traded up $0.44 during trading on Wednesday, reaching $127.68. A reading from -80 to -100 would signal an oversold situation. Investors and traders may be looking to figure out if a stock is trending before employing a specific trading strategy. The ADX is used to measure trend strength. Rising trends are defined by a trendline that is drawn between two or more troughs (low points) to identify price support. Using a bigger time frame to assess the moving average such as the 200-day, may help block out the noise and chaos that is often caused by daily price fluctuations.

Core US Treasury Bond ETF Ishares's Williams Percent Range or 14 day Williams %R now sits at -33.33.

The Williams Percent Range or Williams %R is another technical indicator worth taking a look at. Generally speaking, an ADX value from 0-25 would indicate an absent or weak trend. Many traders will use a combination of moving averages with multiple time periods to help spot stock trend direction. Narrowing in on Moving Averages, the 200-day for Ishares 1-5Yr Laddered Corp Bond ETF (CBO.TO) is at 18.79, the 50-day is 18.61, and the 7-day is resting at 18.62. They may also be used to help find support or resistance levels. RSI is a momentum oscillator that moves in a range from 0 to 100. Traders often add the Plus Directional Indicator (+DI) and Minus Directional Indicator (-DI) to identify the direction of a trend. According to Chande, whenever the components of the Aroon indicator are in close proximity, this is a sign of market consolidation. The Williams %R was developed by Larry Williams. On the other hand, a reading of -100 would imply that the stock is oversold and possibly set for a rally. The 14-day ADX presently sits at 26.89. They may look to the 50-day or 20-day to get a better grasp of what is going on with the stock in the near-term. A value of 50-75 would indicate a very strong trend, and a value of 75-100 would signify an extremely strong trend.

Ishares Core CDN Universe Bond ETF (XBB.TO)'s Williams Percent Range or 14 day Williams %R now sits at 0.00. Taking a glance at the relative strength indictor, we note that the 14-day RSI is now at 50.20, the 7-day stands at 51.75, and the 3-day is sitting at 65.19.