Clarus Corporation (:CLAR) Moving Average Rating Holds at Strong Sell

Taking a look at some key pivot levels we note that the one month Pivot Woodie support stands at 10.615 while 1-month resistance level is at 12.185.  On the other hand shares would see support at the 1-month pivot woodie of 10.615 and resistance at 12.185.  One of the key differences in calculating Woodie’s Pivot Point to other pivot points is that the current session’s open price is used in the PP formula with the previous session’s high and low.

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Clarus Corporation (:CLAR) ran 0.66100097 after opening at $10.615.  34681 shares traded hands for the 326561060 market cap company.  Clarus Corporation (:CLAR) is a “Sell” according to the social consensus. 

Diving into some additional pivot points we note that the Fibonacci S1 stands at 10.603593 while the R1 resistance number is 11.803073.  The S1 Camarilla pivot is 11.176084 while the R1 resistance is 11.463917.  The Demark Pivot is as follows: R1 resistance is 12.41 while S1 support is 10.84.

Clarus Corporation (:CLAR) shares hit a high of 11.93 within the past month while touching a low point of 10.02 over the past 30 days. 

Turning to simple moving averages, Clarus Corporation, the below chart outlines the current numbers:

10-Day Simple Moving Average: 11.097
20-Day Simple Moving Average: 10.9865
30-Day Simple Moving Average: 11.128663
50-Day Simple Moving Average: 10.957596
100-Day Simple Moving Average: 10.733671
200-Day Simple Moving Average: 10.255176

Consensus Rating: Strong Sell

Turning to Bollinger Bands, the upper 20 band holds at 11.569159 while the lower is currently 10.403841.  The average volume over the past 3 months is 129177.66 compared to the 10-day average of 117172.6.

Other moving averages that have been taken into consideration in order to try to figure out the potential direction of the shares include the Hull Moving Average.  The Hull MA currently reads 10.630148.  The Positive Directional Indicator is at 26.704971.  The volume weighted moving average stands at 11.208605.  Putting all the pieces together the moving average signal for Clarus Corporation (:CLAR) is a consensus “Strong Sell” signal.

Changing lanes over to oscillators, we see that the Aroon Up oscillator is currently 57.142857 while the Aroon Down shows 35.714287.  These are useful in determining if a reversal might be in the near future.  Given the Ultimate Oscillator number of 30.669237 and Parabolic SAR number of 11.8752, combined with other variables, Clarus Corporation (:CLAR) has been given a consensus oscillator rating of “Sell”. 

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Investors will be closely watching to see if the firm can move towards the $144 time high as the Bull Bear Power number stands at -0.6550713.  

Clarus Corporation (:CLAR) has returned 1.7191978 after closing at $—  in the recent session.  The stock is looking to return closer to the 52-week high of $11.9999.