What’s Better: Farmer Brothers Company ($FARM) or Future FinTech Group Inc. ($FTFT)

2019-08-16 | Welcome! Today we compared how two different stocks in the Packaged Foods industry are trading: Farmer Brothers Company and Future FinTech Group 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, Farmer Brothers Company opened at 12.7, got to a maximum price of 13.31 and dropped to as low as 12.42 before finishing the session at 13.18. In total there were 199800 shares traded, which is enough to conduct our analysis. Compare that now to Future FinTech Group Inc., which opened at 1.02, had a high of 1.02, a low of 0.97, closed at 0.97 and had a total volume of 16200.

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 Farmer Brothers Company Future FinTech Group Inc.
Accumulation-distribution index 1009.63967 4.58868
on-balance volume 12.62 -0.96
chaikin money flow

1.91803 1.82383
force index

0.3706 0.0015
ease of movement rating

-0.00063 0.00016
volume-price trend

-3.93338 -0.13604
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 Farmer Brothers Company Future FinTech Group Inc.
Average true range 0.4591 0.08459
Bolinger bands 12.80284 0.97914
Upper bollinger band 12.23716 0.95086
Lower bollinger band

12.42 0.97
Bollinger high band indicator

1.0 1.0
Bollinger high low indicator

1.0 1.0
Central keltner channel

12.81 1.00333
High band keltner channel

12.2 1.00333
Low band keltner channel

13.42 1.00333
High band keltner channel indicator

1.0 1.0
Low band keltner channel indicator

1.0 1.0
Donchain channel high band

12.42 0.97
Donchain channel low band

12.42 0.97
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 Farmer Brothers Company Future FinTech Group Inc.
Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) trend_macd -0.00022
MACD signal 0.00249 -0.00012
MACD difference 0.00199 -0.0001
fast Exponential Moving Average (EMA) indicator

12.42 0.97
slow Exponential Moving Average (EMA) indicator

12.42 0.97
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

0.25856 0.14681

-24.50174 -14.15901
Mass Index (MI)

1.0 1.8
Commodity Channel Index (CCI)

66.66667 -66.66667
Detrended Price Oscillator (DPO)

5.38248 0.16314
KST Oscillator (KST)

-302.34431 -143.96935
KST Oscillator (KST Signal)

-302.34431 -143.96935
KST difference

2.8086 -2.20626
Ichimoku rating

13.005 1.02
Ichimoku B rating

13.005 1.02
Ichimoku visual trend A

17.66123 1.28064
Ichimoku visual trend B

16.68565 1.26478
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 Farmer Brothers Company Future FinTech Group Inc.
Relative Strength Index (RSI) 50.0 50.0
Money Flow Index (MFI) 49.55044 35.26157
True Strength Index (TSI) -100.0 -100.0
ultimate oscillator

-19.81089 -44.19421
stochastic oscillator

145.90164 50.0
stochastic oscillator signal

145.90164 50.0
Williams %R rating

45.90164 -50.0
awesome oscillator

0.211 0.00277

RETURNS: That’s all for technical analysis. Now let’s just list the returns for Farmer Brothers Company and Future FinTech Group Inc..

Daily return -30.23443 -14.39694
Daily log return 1.59748 -1.03628
Cumulative return 1.61031 -1.03093

So there you have it: our deep, grueling analysis comparing Farmer Brothers Company and Future FinTech Group 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 Farmer Brothers Company:

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 FARM is strong or weak. Again – this is not a reliable indication of whether Farmer Brothers Company 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 Future FinTech Group 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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