NIKE Close to the 50 Day
Published on Wednesday, 22 February 2012 05:24 Written by TradersHuddle Wire
New York, February 22nd (TradersHuddle.com) - Shares of NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) closed the trading day at $104.95 close to its 50 day moving average currently set at $100.1392. NIKE's price action is just above this important support level translating into a trading opportunity.
NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) designs, develops, and markets athletic footwear, apparel, equipment, and accessory products for men, women, and children worldwide. The Company sell its products to retail stores, through its own stores, and through a mix of independent distributors and licensees.
Looking at peaks and troughs horizontal support and resistance levels, we can see current calculated support at $92.89 and calculated resistance at $106.66. These levels should also be evaluated by traders when planning their trades, as they provide an insight into the latest price action.
Traders wanting to establish a position on NIKE will be looking at the price action for evidence of buying near the 50 day moving average, and opening a position as close as possible to this important level. Also traders will be looking at the latest price action, via the stocks current range previously defined for insights of other key levels that might affect their upside or downside.