TheBarchart Chart of the Daybelongs toFirsthand Technology Value Fund(SVVC). I found the technology business Development company by using Barchart to sort today's today'sTop Stocks to Ownlist first by the most frequent number f new hihgs in the last month, then I used the Flipchart feature to review the charts for consistent price appreciation. Since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy on 5/14 the stock gained 22.36%.

Firsthand Technology Value Fund, Inc. is a publicly-traded venture capital fund that invests in technology and cleantech companies. The Fund is structured as a closed-end fund and has elected to be treated as a Business Development Company.


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Barchart technical indicators:

  • 100% technical buy signals
  • 82.93+ Weighted Alpha
  • 67.18% gain in the last year
  • Trend Spotter buy signal
  • Above its 20, 50 and 100 day moving averages
  • 15 new highs and up 23.33% in the last month
  • Relative Strength Index 89.26%
  • Technical support level at 13.82
  • Recently traded at 14.01 with a 50 day moving average of 22.36

Fundamental factors:

  • Market Cap $100 million
  • Wall Street is not following this fund yet
  • The individual investors on Motley Fool that are following the fund voted 21 to 6 that the fund will beat the market