What’s Really Driving Yangtze River Port and Logistics Limited (YRIV) Stock Down -3.93% Today

Yangtze River Port and Logistics Limited (NASDAQ:YRIV) is among the top losers of the stock market today, sinking -3.93% or (-0.02 points) to $0.45 from its previous close of $0.47. Does this decline mean it the best stock to buy right now? The shares seem to have an active trading volume day with a reported 718856 contracts so far this session. YRIV shares had a relatively better volume day versus average trading capacity of 3.31 million shares, but with a 1.46 million float and a -8.6% run over a week, it’s definitely worth keeping an eye on. YRIV share price has been trading recently between $0.4657 and $0.48.

The shorts are climbing into Yangtze River Port and Logistics Limited (YRIV) stock. The latest set of short interest data was released on 28 June 2019, and the numbers show a rise in short interest in YRIV shares. While short interest still represents only 83.91% of YRIV’s float, the number of shares shorted have risen by 76831. The number of shares shorted advanced to 693352 shares, up from 616521 shares during the preceding fortnight. With average daily trading volumes at 2933265 shares, days to cover decreased to about 1 days. The most recent news story about the stock that appeared in Yahoo Finance‘s news section was titled “A Chinese Firm’s Plunge Cost Interactive Brokers Millions” and dated April 29, 2019.

During the recent trading session for Yangtze River Port and Logistics Limited (NASDAQ:YRIV), the company witnessed their stock drop by $-0.05 over a week and surge $0.06 from the price 20 days ago. When compared to their established 52-week high of $13.55, the high they recorded in their recent session happens to be lower. Their established 52-week high was attained by the company on 07/18/18. The recent low of $0.3 stood for a -96.66% since 02/19/19, a data which is good for most investors who are looking to take advantage of the stock’s recent rise. A beta of 2.71 is also allocated to the stock. Since the beta is greater than one, it implies that the stock is more volatile than the market, a data that traders are keeping close attention to.

Looking at the current readings for Yangtze River Port and Logistics Limited, the two-week RSI stands at 35.61. This figure suggests that YRIV stock, for now, is neutral, meaning that the shares are stable in terms of price movement. The stochastic readings, on the other hand, based on the current YRIV readings is similarly very revealing as it has a stochastic reading of 11.93% at this stage. This figure means that YRIV share price today is being overbought.

Technical chart claims that Yangtze River Port and Logistics Limited (YRIV) would settle between $0.48/share to $0.49/share level. However, if the stock price goes below the $0.46 mark, then the market for Yangtze River Port and Logistics Limited becomes much weaker. If that happens, the stock price might even plunge as low as $0.46 for its downside target. The stock is currently in the red zone of MACD, with the indicator reading -0.02. Traders are always alerted for the move of a stock above or below the zero line due to the fact that the reading is an indicator of the position of the short-term average relative to the long-term average. If the MACD is above the zero line, then the short-term average relative is above that of the long-term average, thus implying an upward momentum. Vice versa is the case if the MACD is below the zero line.