Shareholder returns and stock trends
On October 6, 2015, the last trading price of VASCO Data Security was $18.98. The firm was trading 9.3% and 5.7% above 20-day and 50-day moving averages of $17.36 and $17.95, respectively. It was trading 18.7% below its 100-day moving average of $23.33.
Moving average convergence divergence (MACD) and RSI
The MACD is the difference between the short-term and long-term moving averages of a company. VASCO Data Security’s 14-day MACD is -0.32, showing a falling trading trend as the figure is negative.
VASCO Data Security’s 14-day relative strength index (RSI) is 59, which shows that the stock is neither oversold nor overbought. An RSI above 70 indicates a stock is overbought, while an RSI below 30 suggests a stock is oversold.
Out of five analysts covering the stock, all five give a “buy” recommendation. Analysts’ stock price target for the firm is $33.33, with a median target estimate of $34.00. VASCO Data Security is thus trading at a discount of 44.2% with respect to its median target.