Should You Buy Square – SQ

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COMPANY NAME – SQUARE Inc

TICKER – SQ

MY OPINION (JUST MY THOUGHTS, NOT ADVICE) – Square is on fire reaching new all time highs

STRATEGY USED – I sold a put spread

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My Thoughts On Square Stock Price

Last week, you may remember I sold a call 90 / 100 call spread on SQ for September 2018 expiration. Well I bought that back, at a loss today and sold a 85 / 95 put spread for December expiration.

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Bollinger Bands

You can see from the chart below that Square stock price has some widening Bollinger Bands, and is pressing upward. Notice though that the lower Bollinger Band is pointing down, which may mean expanding volatility.

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Fibonacci Pivot Points

Also see how SQ stock price is above R1 of 90.58. Next resistance is 96.60. So far every person who has bought Square stock, and still holds it, has made money. This signifies a buying frenzy, IMHO.

RSI

The stock price for SQ is showing an RSI of 82 right now. This is overbought, but unless it dips below 70, I personally don’t worry. I don’t see any selling pressure on SQ.

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MACD

The MACD is widening, and still shows a buy signal. Anybody looking for a sell signal, or a pullback in SQ stock price will have to wait.

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STOCHASTIC

The stochastic for SQ is showing overbought, but no sell signal. Seems like not getting much information out of this technical though.

Conclusion

I did an about face on my position in SQ stock price. I am currently looking for it to go up in price. I’m not offering financial advice, and I suggest you do your own due diligence before you risk any of your own money.

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James

I live in Pittsburgh PA with my family. I am 50% WWE Wrestlemaniac, 50% Walt Disney World nut.

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