Technical Analysis Predictions for Ares Capital Corporation - ARCC
Chapter VIII: A sophisticated method associates price levels with historical volumes. Such semi-abstract concepts as Support and Resistance may then be defined with mathematical precision.
Part I: The Volumetric Profile for Ares Capital Corporation.
The Volumetric Profile is the central concept behind Volume Stratification Analysis. This is nothing more than the cummulative volume according to price range. Here the price column corresponding to the current price of ARCC stock is painted in red. |
Part II: Primary Volumetric Support and Resistance for ARCC common stock.
Blue bars depict the Volumetric Profile for various price levels of Ares Capital Corporation. The thick orange line is the Volumetric Price and the maroon line is the Secular Price. General Volumetric Health is 1 on a scale from 1 (best) to 3 (worst), because the price is above the Volumetric line, indicating some positive market sentiment. |
A few layers of volumetric turbulence exist that could provide support on the downside. The most significant of these is found around $8.
|Support Level ID||Price Range||Peak Magnitude|
|1||$16.00 - $16.99||1.67|
|2||$12.00 - $12.99||2.48|
|3||$10.00 - $10.99||3.82|
|4||$8.00 - $8.99||4.65|
|5||$4.00 - $4.99||1.23|
Looking above today's price, there no significant resistance level to act as a ceiling on upward movement. |
Part III: Secondary Analytical Support and Resistance for Ares Capital Corporation Stock Prices
Secondary Support Levels for ARCC
Horizontal maroon lines indicate Negative Volumetric Peaks. Price intervals with these characteristics are often associated with gaps, although they sometimes operate as support levels. Quarterly and yearly turn-arounds are circled. $5 is the most significant of several valleys (i.e. negative peaks) in today's profile underneath the current price for ARCC. |
Secondary Resistance Levels for ARCC
Here, the horizontal lines mark the points of Maximum Negative Slope in the Volumetric Profile. These strata are known to act as resistance levels against upward movement, and are sometimes associated with yearly and quarterly tops. Also, as is typical of resistance levels, they may do double duty as support, but that is not the typical case.|
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