The stock of NexGen Energy Ltd. (NYSE:NXE) is now priced at $1.91 and the shares are -0.07 points down or -3.29% lower compared to its previous closing price of $1.98. The stock had 1.168 million contracts set over the past session. NXE shares’ daily volume is compared to its average trading volume at 0.596 million shares. However, it has a float of 338 million and although its performance was 8.52% over the week, it’s one to watch. It means the stock’s downside potential is -100% with the NXE share price recently placing at $1.82 to $2.04. However, some brokerage firms have priced the stock below the average, including one that has called $3.25.
The shorts are running away from the NexGen Energy Ltd. stock, with the latest data on short interest released on July 31, 2020, showing that short interest numbers in the NXE shares have declined. Short interest in the stock represents just 4.44% of its float, but the volume has dropped by 0.
In the last trading session, NexGen Energy Ltd. (NYSE:NXE) raised by $0.15 over the week and gained $0.14 on its 20-day. The stock’s high in the recent session is lower when compared to its 52-week high of $2.04. The stock recorded its established 52-week high on 09/01/20.
Since 03/19/20, the stock has traded to a low of $0.4964 at 284.77%, an encouraging piece of data likely to interest most investors out to exploit the stock’s recent surge.
Looking at current readings, NexGen Energy Ltd.’s two-week RSI is 58.89. This suggests that the stock is neutral at the moment and that NXE shares’ price movement remains stable. The stochastic readings are equally revealing at 86.97% meaning the NXE share price is currently in oversold territory.
The technical chart shows that the NXE stock will likely settle at between $2.0267 and $2.1433 per share. However, if the stock dips below $1.8067, then its market would become much weaker. Any downside could see the stock price sliding to levels as low as $1.7033.
Currently, the stock is trading in the green of MACD, with a reading of 0.0943. 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.