HV Bancorp, Inc. ($HVBC) Heads Up Against Huntington Bancshares Incorporated ($HBANO)

2019-08-20 | Welcome! Today we compared how two different stocks in the Major Banks industry are trading: HV Bancorp, Inc. and Huntington Bancshares Incorporated. While these two companies may have very different market capitalizations and balance sheets, they are worth comparing given how they are in the same sector. Below you’ll see how the different technical indicators differ between these two stocks, and we’ll also show what Trading View thinks of them based on the technical analysis. But before we get ahead of ourselves, please note that this is technical analysis only (ie. analyzing how these companies are trading, not digging into the company fundamentals), and therefore you should not rely only on this to guide you on whether you should buy or sell anything – take it with a grain of salt only, and pay attention to the disclaimer below. With that said, many traders find value in technical analysis and others even swear by it, so if that is you, I hope my analysis will be of use to you. Let’s get to it…

First things first: during its last day of trading, HV Bancorp, Inc. opened at 14.31, got to a maximum price of 14.489 and dropped to as low as 14.3 before finishing the session at 14.489. In total there were 1200.0 shares traded, which is enough to conduct our analysis. Compare that now to Huntington Bancshares Incorporated, which opened at 26.5, had a high of 26.59, a low of 26.46, closed at 26.56 and had a total volume of 10800.

VOLUME ANALYSIS: Generally, the higher the volume indicators are, the better – you need liquidity to trade, after all. All of the volume indicators are as follows… (click here for an explanation on volume)

Volume Indicator HV Bancorp, Inc. Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
Accumulation-distribution index 42.40014 -11909.52444
on-balance volume -14.25 -26.44
chaikin money flow

1.11173 1.88889
force index

0.00916 0.02295
ease of movement rating

0.00042 1e-05
volume-price trend

-0.91984 0.20776
negative volume index

1000.0 1000.0

VOLATILITY ANALYSIS: Now to compare the volatility between these two companies… (click here for an explanation on volatility)

Volatility Indicator HV Bancorp, Inc. Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
Average true range 0.10081 0.09722
Bolinger bands 14.34571 26.47828
Upper bollinger band 14.20429 26.42172
Lower bollinger band

14.3 26.46
Bollinger high band indicator

1.0 1.0
Bollinger high low indicator

nan 1.0
Central keltner channel

14.36633 26.51667
High band keltner channel

14.18733 26.42667
Low band keltner channel

14.54533 26.60667
High band keltner channel indicator

1.0 1.0
Low band keltner channel indicator

1.0 1.0
Donchain channel high band

14.3 26.46
Donchain channel low band

14.3 26.46
Donchain channel high band indicator

1.0 1.0
Donchain channel low band indicator

1.0 1.0

TREND ANALYSIS: Now for the most interesting and detailed part, the trend. Where is the stock actually going? Let’s compare the indicators… (click here for an explanation on trend)

Trend Indicator HV Bancorp, Inc. Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) trend_macd -0.00045
MACD signal -0.00062 -0.00025
MACD difference -0.0005 -0.0002
fast Exponential Moving Average (EMA) indicator

14.3 26.46
slow Exponential Moving Average (EMA) indicator

14.3 26.46
Average Directional Movement Index (ADX)

unknown unknown
ADX positive

20.0 20.0
ADX negative

20.0 20.0
positive Vortex Indicator (VI)

1.0 1.0
negative VI

1.0 1.0
trend vortex difference

0.55673 0.4525

-4.26855 0.5167
Mass Index (MI)

1.0 1.0
Commodity Channel Index (CCI)

-66.66667 66.66667
Detrended Price Oscillator (DPO)

0.98278 -0.20573
KST Oscillator (KST)

-64.30667 7.83614
KST Oscillator (KST Signal)

-64.30667 7.83614
KST difference

-0.81791 -0.19045
Ichimoku rating

14.3995 26.545
Ichimoku B rating

14.3995 26.545
Ichimoku visual trend A

15.21122 26.45117
Ichimoku visual trend B

14.9697 26.57954
Aroon Indicator (AI)

4.0 4.0
AI indicator down

4.0 4.0
AI difference

-4.0 -4.0

MOMENTUM ANALYSIS: What about momentum? Let’s dive into it… (click here for an explanation on momentum)

Momentum Indicator HV Bancorp, Inc. Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
Relative Strength Index (RSI) 50.0 50.0
Money Flow Index (MFI) 33.12389 100.0
True Strength Index (TSI) -100.0 100.0
ultimate oscillator

-23.80997 83.7221
stochastic oscillator

105.58659 144.44444
stochastic oscillator signal

105.58659 144.44444
Williams %R rating

5.58659 44.44444
awesome oscillator

-0.01918 0.00231

RETURNS: That’s all for technical analysis. Now let’s just list the returns for HV Bancorp, Inc. and Huntington Bancshares Incorporated.

Daily return -6.43067 0.78361
Daily log return -0.35026 -0.07561
Cumulative return -0.34965 -0.07559

So there you have it: our deep, grueling analysis comparing HV Bancorp, Inc. and Huntington Bancshares Incorporated together. But what does all of the above mean? Various technical indicators above are positive, while others are negative, and if we want to decide overall if the technical analysis indicates a bullish or bearish chart, we have to consider all of them together. That’s what the Trading View widget below can do, so let’s see what it says considering all these indicators. First, here’s HV Bancorp, Inc.:

The verdict above will consider all these technical indicators and consider which are strong and weak, and then put them all together to come up with a conclusion stating whether HVBC is strong or weak. Again – this is not a reliable indication of whether HV Bancorp, Inc. is a good investment! None of these indicators consider the company fundamentals. All of this data is based on how it trades only. Now with that out of the way, let’s compare it with Huntington Bancshares Incorporated

So there you have it. We hope you have found this analysis useful, and if you see any errors or have any feedback, please comment below.

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DISCLAIMER: We are not registered investment advisers and the above analysis should be taken at face value only. We strongly advise against buying or selling anything based solely on our analysis above, and are not responsible for any losses that you may incur if you choose make any investment decisions based on the above.

Gary Ivenchuck

Gary is a stock trading expert and is responsible for covering technical analysis news on Logistics Business Review. Recently he has been working tirelessly to analyse stocks for our readers, and is always available to hear from people asking for stock analysis.

Gary Ivenchuck

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