First Bancorp (NASDAQ:FBNC) Upside Stock Technicals at Extreme Strength
(FBNC Stock Price as of Publication: $28.03)
This is a technical analysis stock rating for First Bancorp (NASDAQ:FBNC) . The company has a five bull technical rating which indicates extreme strength. The danger here is a potentially overbought situation, but for now, the stock price is moving abruptly higher and through resistance.
FBNC is up +38.8% over the last three months and up +50.1% over the last six months. The stock price is up +50.3% over the last year. The current stock price is $28.03.
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Note the stock price at publication ($28.03), since the technical rating is based on intraday stock prices.
Technicals | Support: 26.855 | Resistance: 28.54
Golden Cross Alert: The 50 day MA is now above the 200 day moving average.
Swing Golden Cross Alert: The short-term 10 day moving average is now above the 50 day moving average.
First Bancorp has a five bull (top rated) technical rating because it's trading above its 10-, 50-and 200- day simple moving averages and the stock is up 1.01% on the day the day.
The general theory behind ratings follows the line of thought that as stock prices rise or fall abruptly, they appear on various scan results and that creates a reinforcing trend for the stock price in a direction. It's a mix of art and science, but for the technically focused trader it can be a powerful input to the overall analysis.
First Bancorp (NASDAQ:FBNC) rating statistics:
10-day moving average: $27.55
50-day moving average: $25.69
200-day moving average: $20.94