American International Group May Be Offering a Trading Opportunity With Its Cross Below Its 20 Moving Average

The Daily View for American International Group

  • Currently, AIG’s price is up $0.36 (0.77%) from the day prior.
  • It’s been a feast for bulls operating on the daily timeframe, as American International Group has now gone up 4 of the past 5 days.
  • From a daily perspective, the market looks fairly choppy; clear trends aren’t showing up on the 20, 50 and 100 day timeframes.
  • Price action traders may also wish to note that we see a doji candlestick pattern on American International Group. Given that we see an uptrend on the 20 and 10 daily candle timeframe, and that such candlestick patterns often denote reversals, this may be worth noting.
  • Regarding moving averages, it should first be noted that price has crossed the 100 and 200 day moving averages, resulting in them so that price is now turning above them. The moving averages on the daily timeframe suggest a choppiness in price, as the 20, 50, 100 and 200 are all in a mixed alignment — meaning the trend across timeframes is inconsistent, indicating a potential opportunity for rangebound traders.

American International Group’s hourly price chart is shown below.

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The Daily View for American International Group

  • At the moment, AIG’s price is up $0.42 (0.9%) from the day prior.
  • This is the 3rd day in a row American International Group has seen its price head up.
  • As for the trend on the daily timeframe, we see the clearest trend on the 100 day timeframe.
  • Most noteworthy in the world of moving averages on the daily chart is that the 20 day moving average has been crossed, with price now being above it. The moving averages on the daily timeframe suggest a bullishness in price, as the 20, 50, 100 and 200 are all in a bullish alignment — meaning the shorter durations are above the longer duration averages, implying a sound upward trend.

Below is a daily price chart of American International Group.

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