SharpSpring, Inc. ($SHSP) vs Nutanix, Inc. ($NTNX)

2019-08-16 | Welcome! Today we compared how two different stocks in the Computer Software: Prepackaged Software industry are trading: SharpSpring, Inc. and Nutanix, Inc.. While these two companies may have very different market capitalizations and balance sheets, they are worth comparing given how they are in the same sector. Below you’ll see how the different technical indicators differ between these two stocks, and we’ll also show what Trading View thinks of them based on the technical analysis. But before we get ahead of ourselves, please note that this is technical analysis only (ie. analyzing how these companies are trading, not digging into the company fundamentals), and therefore you should not rely only on this to guide you on whether you should buy or sell anything – take it with a grain of salt only, and pay attention to the disclaimer below. With that said, many traders find value in technical analysis and others even swear by it, so if that is you, I hope my analysis will be of use to you. Let’s get to it…

First things first: during its last day of trading, SharpSpring, Inc. opened at 9.77, got to a maximum price of 9.86 and dropped to as low as 9.24 before finishing the session at 9.5. In total there were 63500 shares traded, which is enough to conduct our analysis. Compare that now to Nutanix, Inc., which opened at 18.3, had a high of 18.73, a low of 17.94, closed at 18.32 and had a total volume of 2443900.

VOLUME ANALYSIS: Generally, the higher the volume indicators are, the better – you need liquidity to trade, after all. All of the volume indicators are as follows… (click here for an explanation on volume)

Volume Indicator SharpSpring, Inc. Nutanix, Inc.
Accumulation-distribution index -30781.09111 120.77615
on-balance volume 9.73 -18.2
chaikin money flow

12.77778 2.67442
force index

1.06 0.2091
ease of movement rating

2e-05 0.00192
volume-price trend

-3.3196 -7.3717
negative volume index

1000.0 1000.0

VOLATILITY ANALYSIS: Now to compare the volatility between these two companies… (click here for an explanation on volatility)

Volatility Indicator SharpSpring, Inc. Nutanix, Inc.
Average true range 0.59655 1.09002
Bolinger bands 9.97697 17.99302
Upper bollinger band 8.88803 17.82898
Lower bollinger band

9.24 17.94
Bollinger high band indicator

1.0 1.0
Bollinger high low indicator

1.0 nan
Central keltner channel

9.62333 18.32333
High band keltner channel

9.53333 17.89333
Low band keltner channel

9.71333 18.75333
High band keltner channel indicator

1.0 1.0
Low band keltner channel indicator

1.0 1.0
Donchain channel high band

9.24 17.94
Donchain channel low band

9.24 17.94
Donchain channel high band indicator

1.0 1.0
Donchain channel low band indicator

1.0 1.0

TREND ANALYSIS: Now for the most interesting and detailed part, the trend. Where is the stock actually going? Let’s compare the indicators… (click here for an explanation on trend)

Trend Indicator SharpSpring, Inc. Nutanix, Inc.
Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) trend_macd -0.0013
MACD signal 0.0048 -0.00072
MACD difference 0.00384 -0.00058
fast Exponential Moving Average (EMA) indicator

9.24 17.94
slow Exponential Moving Average (EMA) indicator

9.24 17.94
Average Directional Movement Index (ADX)

unknown unknown
ADX positive

20.0 20.0
ADX negative

20.0 20.0
positive Vortex Indicator (VI)

1.0 1.0
negative VI

1.0 1.0
trend vortex difference

0.15031 0.16504

-27.36038 -32.15237
Mass Index (MI)

1.0 1.0
Commodity Channel Index (CCI)

66.66667 -66.66667
Detrended Price Oscillator (DPO)

5.06173 12.59516
KST Oscillator (KST)

-353.92418 -412.48058
KST Oscillator (KST Signal)

-353.92418 -412.48058
KST difference

6.72996 -0.47486
Ichimoku rating

9.815 18.515
Ichimoku B rating

9.815 18.515
Ichimoku visual trend A

14.46361 29.93399
Ichimoku visual trend B

13.17403 26.99749
Aroon Indicator (AI)

4.0 4.0
AI indicator down

4.0 4.0
AI difference

4.0 -4.0

MOMENTUM ANALYSIS: What about momentum? Let’s dive into it… (click here for an explanation on momentum)

Momentum Indicator SharpSpring, Inc. Nutanix, Inc.
Relative Strength Index (RSI) 50.0 50.0
Money Flow Index (MFI) 51.67816 34.47138
True Strength Index (TSI) -100.0 -100.0
ultimate oscillator

-13.95853 -6.69199
stochastic oscillator

688.88889 183.72093
stochastic oscillator signal

688.88889 183.72093
Williams %R rating

588.88889 83.72093
awesome oscillator

0.14784 0.07383

RETURNS: That’s all for technical analysis. Now let’s just list the returns for SharpSpring, Inc. and Nutanix, Inc..

Daily return -35.39242 -41.24806
Daily log return 4.0822 -0.32382
Cumulative return 4.16667 -0.3233

So there you have it: our deep, grueling analysis comparing SharpSpring, Inc. and Nutanix, Inc. together. But what does all of the above mean? Various technical indicators above are positive, while others are negative, and if we want to decide overall if the technical analysis indicates a bullish or bearish chart, we have to consider all of them together. That’s what the Trading View widget below can do, so let’s see what it says considering all these indicators. First, here’s SharpSpring, Inc.:

The verdict above will consider all these technical indicators and consider which are strong and weak, and then put them all together to come up with a conclusion stating whether SHSP is strong or weak. Again – this is not a reliable indication of whether SharpSpring, Inc. is a good investment! None of these indicators consider the company fundamentals. All of this data is based on how it trades only. Now with that out of the way, let’s compare it with Nutanix, Inc.

So there you have it. We hope you have found this analysis useful, and if you see any errors or have any feedback, please comment below.

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DISCLAIMER: We are not registered investment advisers and the above analysis should be taken at face value only. We strongly advise against buying or selling anything based solely on our analysis above, and are not responsible for any losses that you may incur if you choose make any investment decisions based on the above.

Abigale Lormen

Abigale is a Masters in Business Administration by education. After completing her post-graduation, Abigale jumped the journalism bandwagon as a freelance journalist. Soon after that she landed a job of reporter and has been climbing the news industry ladder ever since to reach the post of editor at amarketreportsjournal.
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