Donchian Indicator Update for Sotherly Hotels Inc. (:SOHOO): 20 Day Upper Band Touches 23.89

Investors may be trying to get a read on the next big stock market move. Projecting which stocks are ready to make a run can be tricky. Many investors will track the market from various angles in order to make the best educated decisions. Keeping tabs on all the important economic indicators can help when analyzing the overall health of the stock market. Some financial strategists may be projecting a sharp downturn over the next few months while others believe that there is no tangible reason for the market to lose the near-term momentum.

Donchian Channels may be useful for technical traders. The primary function of the indicator is to measure volatility. The bands will widen when volatility is high, and they will become narrow with low volatility. The 20 day upper band level is 23.89 on shares of Sotherly Hotels Inc. (:SOHOO). For the same period, the lower band level is 23.4201.

Trading on volume of 1435, Sotherly Hotels Inc. (:SOHOO) has seen a change from the open of -0.0547 since the stock opened at 23.84. Monitoring today’s activity, the stock has hit a high point of 23.85 and slipped to a low of 23.7852. 

The 20 day Keltner Channels upper envelope is 23.806833. The 20 day Keltner Channels lower envelope is 23.54563. The Keltner Channels indicator was introduced by Chester Keltner in his book How to Make Money in Commodities. Keltner’s ideas have since been expanded upon and are widely used by technical traders.

Watching volatility readings, we can see the current value for the stock is 0.27243832. Volatility for the week stands at 0.6047728, and the monthly reading is 0.66997707. Volatility involves the amount of risk in relation to the amount of change in a stock’s value. Tracking the Bull Bear Power, we note that the stock is presently 0.13399477.

Following the Chaikin Money Flow indicator, we note that the current 20 day value is 0.046279747. Traders will watch to see if the indicator can help confirm an ongoing trend. In the midst of a bullish trend, the CMF value staying above zero may point to continuous buying pressure and the possibility of a sustained rise in price. In the midst of a bearish trend, the CMF value staying below zero may show continuous selling pressure and the possibility of continued price decline.

Scanning the equity market, we note that the stock’s current Oscillator Rating is showing “Sell”. Traders will take note of many different factors when examining a stock’s health. Flipping over to the Moving Average Rating, we see that the current sentiment is pointing to a “Buy”.

Checking in on the Awesome Oscillator, we see that the reading is 0.25846884 for Sotherly Hotels Inc. (:SOHOO). Traders may follow this oscillator to measure market momentum. Created by Bill Williams, the Awesome Oscillator calculates the difference of the 5 period and 34 period SMA.

As the next company earnings season comes into focus, investors may be closely following the numbers as they are released. Some investors will choose to stay away from any big trades during earnings season. Others will opt to try to capitalize on stock price fluctuations that may occur before and after the earnings report. Wall Street analysts may be getting ready to make estimate revisions over the next couple of weeks. Investors have the ability to follow analyst estimates and recommendations when undertaking stock analysis. Investors may choose to review analyst projections and then make their own decisions on what they think the company will report for the quarter.

Shares of Sotherly Hotels Inc. (:SOHOO) ended last session at 23.7853. Following today’s trade, we note that the stock has moved -0.27127883% since the opening bell. The company has a current market cap of 98897270. The stock’s high price over the last month is presently 23.89.