The stock of Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV (NASDAQ:HCAC) is now priced at $10.49 and the shares are -0.19 points down or -1.78% lower compared to its previous closing price of $10.68. The stock had 9.637 million contracts set over the past session. HCAC shares’ daily volume is compared to its average trading volume at 375367 shares. However, it has a float of 30.02 million and although its performance was -4.46% over the week, it’s one to watch. It means the stock’s downside potential is -100% with the HCAC share price recently placing at $10.44 to $10.99. However, some brokerage firms have priced the stock below the average.
The shorts are climbing into the Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV stock, with the latest data on short interest released on July 31, 2020, showing that short interest numbers in the HCAC shares have risen. Short interest in the stock represents just 0.83% of its float, but the volume has raised by 67858. The volume of shorted shares rised to 248210 from 180352 shares over the last two weeks. The average intraday trading volume has been 765890 shares, which means that days to cover moved to roughly 1.
In the last trading session, Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV (NASDAQ:HCAC) dropped by -$0.49 over the week and lost -$0.57 on its 20-day. The stock’s high in the recent session is lower when compared to its 52-week high of $12.4. The stock recorded its established 52-week high on 07/23/20.
Since 03/18/20, the stock has traded to a low of $9.21 at 13.9%, an encouraging piece of data likely to interest most investors out to exploit the stock’s recent surge.
Looking at current readings, Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. IV’s two-week RSI is 38.86. This suggests that the stock is neutral at the moment and that HCAC shares’ price movement remains stable. The stochastic readings are equally revealing at 12.15% meaning the HCAC share price is currently in overbought territory.
The technical chart shows that the HCAC stock will likely settle at between $10.84 and $11.19 per share. However, if the stock dips below $10.29, then its market would become much weaker. Any downside could see the stock price sliding to levels as low as $10.09.
Currently, the stock is trading in the red of MACD, with a reading of -0.22. Investors always pay attention to any move above or below the zero-line, mainly because the indicator points to the position of the stock’s short-term average relative to its long-term measure. A MACD -a reading above the zero line means that the short-term is above the long-term average. This scenario implies that there is an upward momentum. The opposite is true when the MACD falls below the zero-line.