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Amazon stock upgraded from Hold/Accumulate to Strong Buy Candidate after Friday trading session.

StockInvest.us, 1 year ago


The Amazon stock price gained 4.44% on the last trading day (Friday, 26th May 2023), rising from $115.00 to $120.11. During the last trading day the stock fluctuated 4.71% from a day low at $116.03 to a day high of $121.50. The price has risen in 6 of the last 10 days and is up by 8.93% over the past 2 weeks. Volume has increased on the last day along with the price, which is a positive technical sign, and, in total, 30 million more shares were traded than the day before. In total, 92 million shares were bought and sold for approximately $11.07 billion.

Truist Financial is very positive about AMZN and gave it a "" rating on Sep 28, 2022. The price target was set to 170.

The stock has broken the strong rising the short-term trend up and an even stronger rate of rising is indicated. For any reaction back there will now be support on the roof on the current trend broken at $117.62, a level that may pose a second chance to hit a runner. According to fan-theory $126.17 will be the next possible trend-top level and thereby pose a resistance level that may not be broken at the first attempt.


Mostly positive signals in the chart today. The Amazon stock holds buy signals from both short and long-term moving averages giving a positive forecast for the stock. Also, there is a general buy signal from the relation between the two signals where the short-term average is above the long-term average. On corrections down, there will be some support from the lines at $116.61 and $107.84. A breakdown below any of these levels will issue sell signals. A buy signal was issued from a pivot bottom point on Monday, May 01, 2023, and so far it has risen 17.70%. Further rise is indicated until a new top pivot has been found. Furthermore, there is a buy signal from the 3 month Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD). Volume is rising along with the price. This is considered to be a good technical signal.

On the downside, the stock finds support just below today's level from accumulated volume at $109.82 and $105.45.There is a natural risk involved when a stock is testing a support level, since if this is broken, the stock then may fall to the next support level. In this case, Amazon finds support just below today's level at $109.82. If this is broken, then the next support from accumulated volume will be at $105.45 and $98.95.

This stock has average movements during the day and with good trading volume, the risk is considered to be medium. During the last day, the stock moved $5.47 between high and low, or 4.71%. For the last week, the stock has had daily average volatility of 2.81%.

The Amazon stock is extremely overbought on RSI14 (76). Normally this may pose a good selling opportunity but since the stock has broken the trend up, the chance for a major correction due to high RSI is very small as the stock will find support at the trend broken.

Amazon holds several positive signals and has broken the strong rising trend up. As the stock is also in great technical shape we, therefore, consider it to be a good choice at these current levels and we are expecting further gains during the next 3 months.We have upgraded our analysis conclusion for this stock since the last evaluation from a Hold/Accumulate to a Strong Buy candidate.

Check full Amazon forecast and analysis here.