Investors might be looking at various types of stocks that can be added to the portfolio. Selecting a wider range of equities may help the portfolio withstand prolonged market turmoil. Growth stocks typically have the potential to produce profit growth and above average revenues. Growth companies may reinvest a large amount of earnings back into the business. Fast growing companies can be attractive, but it may be important to verify whether or not shares are valued properly before buying in. Some investors may choose to select cyclical stocks. Cyclicals include companies that are very sensitive to the overall swings of the economy. Investors might also turn to adding foreign stocks to the portfolio. Keeping the portfolio diversified may end up being an important factor for longer-term investing success.

Traders using technical analysis may be employing moving average indicators to assist with gauging a certain market move or to indicate its strength. Many traders will rely on the EMA or Exponential Moving Average to accomplish this. Checking on some recent levels for 6635 (:TAN), we can see that the 10 day EMA is 29.71461317, the 20 day is 29.80199055, and the 30 day is 29.72313297. Pulling back a bit, we note that the 100 day EMA is 28.65465631, the 50 day is 29.45102819, and the 200 day EMA is 27.22905914.

A good way for investors to understand stock price movements is to look at how it has performed at various intervals in the past. Tracking shares of 6635 (:TAN), we see that the most recent close price was 29.851
Year-to-date: 60.70080863
Prior week: -3.24569945
Prior month: 3.0418251
Last 6 months:28.32544124
Last 3 months: 18.05940594

After a recent check, we see that the Bull Bear Power reading is 0.14987102. Moving to some volatility readings, we see that the current value is 3.43777854. Looking out for the week, volatility is 2.40942192. For the previous month, volatility is at 2.3270931. Investors often track volatility across sectors to compare with the overall volatility in the market.

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Traders use pivot point analysis to help determine key levels where a stock price may react. Tracking these turn around levels may help the trader while attempting stock analysis. Looking at some current one month pivots, we note that the Fibonacci pivot is 30.225 while the Fibonacci support 1 pivot is 28.95867, and the Fibonacci support 2 is 28.17633. Checking on the one month Woodie pivot, we note the level at 30.20625. The Woodie support 1 pivot is 28.8225, and the Woodie resistance 1 pivot is 32.1375.

Following recent trading activity, we note that 6635 (:TAN) has seen a move of 0.0667089% since the open. The prior close was 29.851 and the one month high price is currently 31.59.

Shifting the technical focus to Keltner Channels, we see that the 20 day upper envelope is 30.37609043. The 20 day lower envelope is currently 29.22789067. Traders may be watching for a breakthrough of the higher or lower Keltner bands.

Figuring out when to exit a certain position can be just as important as deciding which stocks to buy in the first place. Many investors will end up holding onto a loser for far too long. The emotional attachment to a particular stock may keep the investor from making the decision to sell when necessary. On the other side of the coin, investors may hold onto a winner for way too long hoping for further gains. Investors may have to come up with a specific plan for what to do in these situations. Planning ahead may help ease the burden of making the tough portfolio decisions.

Investors might be looking around every corner when analyzing shares of 6635 (:TAN). Many investors will closely track a stock when it nears a major historical high or low point. Let’s take a quick peek at some major historical highs and lows for the stock:

All time high: 307.8999
All time low: 12.596
52 week high: 31.59
52 week low: 17.465
6 month high: 31.59
6 month low: 22.73
3 month high: 31.59
3 month low: 24.7325
One month high: 31.59
One month low: 28.23