Volatile ride for Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. stock price on Thursday moving between $16.16 and $20.81StockInvest.us, 1 month ago
The Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. stock price fell by -19.63% on the last day (Thursday, 18th Aug 2022) from $23.08 to $18.55. During the last trading day the stock fluctuated 28.77% from a day low at $16.16 to a day high of $20.81. The price has risen in 8 of the last 10 days and is up by 201.63% over the past 2 weeks. Volume fell on the last day along with the stock, which is actually a good sign as volume should follow the stock. On the last day, the trading volume fell by -95 million shares and in total, 162 million shares were bought and sold for approximately $3.00 billion.
Wedbush is very positive about BBBY and gave it a "" rating on Aug 18, 2022. The price target was set to 5.Over the last 90 days, this security got 3 buy, 14 sell, and 1 hold ratings.
The stock lies in the middle of a very wide and strong rising trend in the short term and a further rise within the trend is signaled.Given the current short-term trend, the stock is expected to rise 17.83% during the next 3 months and, with a 90% probability hold a price between $6.55 and $27.26 at the end of this 3-month period.
The Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. 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 $16.05 and $7.72. A breakdown below any of these levels will issue sell signals. Furthermore, there is a buy signal from the 3 month Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD). Some negative signals were issued as well, and these may have some influence on the near short-term development. A sell signal was issued from a pivot top point on Wednesday, August 17, 2022, and so far it has fallen -19.63%. Further fall is indicated until a new bottom pivot has been found. Volume fell together with the price during the last trading day and this reduces the overall risk as volume should follow the price movements.
On the downside, the stock finds support just below today's level from accumulated volume at $16.00.With no support from accumulated volume below today's level the risk is increased, as a drop below the support at $0 may give a huge drop in the stock price.
This stock may move very much during the day (volatility) and with a very large prediction interval from the Bollinger Band this stock is considered to be "very high risk". During the last day, the stock moved $4.65 between high and low, or 28.77%. For the last week, the stock has had a daily average volatility of 40.73%.
Several short-term signals, along with a general good trend, are positive and we conclude that the current level may hold a buying opportunity as there is a fair chance for Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. stock to perform well in the short-term.Due to some small weaknesses in the technical picture we have downgraded our analysis conclusion for this stock since the last evaluation from a Strong Buy to a Buy candidate.Check full Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. forecast and analysis here.