Technical Analysis Predictions for Associated Banc-Corp - ASBC
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 Associated Banc-Corp.
The Volumetric Profile is the central concept behind Volume Stratification Analysis. This is nothing more than the cummulative volume according to price range. The red bar marks the price range corresponding to the current price of ASBC shares. |
Part II: Primary Volumetric Support and Resistance for ASBC common stock.
Blue bars depict the Volumetric Profile for various price levels of Associated Banc-Corp. The thick orange line is the Volumetric Price and the maroon line is the Secular Price. General Volumetric Health is 2 on a scale from 1 (best) to 3 (worst), because the price at $14 is below the Volumetric line at $16, indicating major problems. However, some support may still exist on either side of the $12 level. |
The only significant volumetric support exists in the area around the $13 level.
|Support Level ID||Price Range||Peak Magnitude|
|1||$13.00 - $13.99||6.81|
To the upside, a layer of potential resistance hovers around the $26 level. |
|Resistance Level ID||Price Range||Peak Magnitude|
|1||$26.00 - $26.99||2.02|
Part III: Secondary Analytical Support and Resistance for Associated Banc-Corp Stock Prices
Secondary Support Levels for ASBC
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. Two sharply defined valleys exit below the priceline at $7 and $4. The deepest is near the $7 strata. |
Secondary Resistance Levels for ASBC
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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