Homebuilders got a boost Thursday from a new government report showing that applications for building permits rose to their highest level since August 2008. As such, the SPDR S&P Homebuilders ETF (XHB) added 3.2%. Builder KB Home (KBH) jumped 5.52%. In fact, as the chart below indicated KBH could appreciate more than 20% in the coming days. Below is an updated look at a trade in KBH.
The graphic below is from our “U.S. Market ETF Trading Map”, which show the near-term technical bias and trading ranges for KBH. As shown, the underlying is in a short-term bullish trend when the price bars are painted in green. The underlying is in a short-term bearish trend when the price bars are painted in red. The yellow bars identify period of neutral or sideways trading pattern. Additionally, the light-blue shading represents the short-term trading range. A move above or below that range is considered overbought (as represents by the red shading) or oversold (as represents by the dark-green shading). Readings above or below the red and green shaded areas are considered extremely overbought or extremely oversold.
Chart 1.1 – KB Home (daily)
As indicated in the above chart, our “U.S. Market ETF Trading Map” rates KBH as a Buy. Just so that you know, initially profiled in our August 2, 2012 “Swing Trader Bulletin” KBH had gained more than 18% and remained well position.
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