American International Group Trend May Be Changing as Price Just Breached Above Its 20 Day Moving Average

The Daily View for American International Group

  • At the time of this writing, AIG’s price is up $0.17 (0.35%) from the day prior.
  • American International Group has seen its price go down 4 out of the past 5 days, thus creating some compelling opportunities for bears.
  • If you’re a trader with a preference for rangebound markets, you may wish to note that there isn’t a clear trend on the 20, 50 and 100 day timeframes.
  • Price action traders may also wish to note that we see a pin bar candlestick pattern on American International Group. Given that we see downtrend on the 20 daily candle timeframe, and that such candlestick patterns often denote reversals, this may be worth noting.
  • 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 down $-1.17 (-2.5%) from the day prior.
  • This move is a reversal from the day prior, which saw price move up.
  • If you’re a trend trader, consider that the strongest clear trend on the daily chart exists on the 100 day timeframe.
  • Regarding moving averages, it should first be noted that price has crossed the 20 day moving average, resulting in them so that price is now turning below 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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