Stock of the day: Nokia

By Tomasz Wisniewski|

Published: November 23 2023, 05:50 GMT+0

Stock of the day: Nokia


Nokia, a renowned player in the telecommunications sector, is currently navigating through challenging waters in the stock market. The company’s downtrend, which gained momentum around mid-April, marked a significant shift in its market trajectory. This bearish trend was catalyzed by a breakout from a symmetric triangle pattern, illustrated by the black lines on the stock chart.

Since this pivotal moment, Nokia’s stock has been characterized by a steady downward movement, intermittently interrupted by three notable bullish corrections. These periods of temporary recovery occurred in May, around August, and we’re currently witnessing another. However, these upward movements have consistently failed to overcome two critical resistance levels. The first is a red mid-term downtrend line, indicating the persistent bearish trend, and the second is a blue horizontal resistance line, currently situated around the $3.43 mark.

The prevailing market sentiment for Nokia remains bearish as long as the stock price hovers below these resistance barriers. This positioning suggests a continuous ‘sell’ signal for traders and investors closely monitoring the stock. Conversely, a shift in momentum, characterized by the stock price breaching these resistances and sustaining a position above them, would alter the market outlook significantly. Such a development would transition the sentiment from bearish to bullish, potentially triggering a ‘buy’ signal and indicating a reversal in the stock’s fortunes.