General Motors ($33.30) is down 18.5% year-to-date and has been below its 200-day SMA at $36.64 since March 11. The stock traded to an all-time high at $41.85 on Dec. 26 then traded as low as $33.30 on Thursday.

The weekly chart is negative but oversold with its five-week MMA at $35.24. Semiannual and quarterly risky levels are $36.09 and $36.15.

Johnson Controls (JCI)($46.32) is down just 9.7% year-to-date and is above its 200-day SMA at $45.18. The stock traded to an all-time intraday high at $52.50 on Jan. 13 then traded as low as $43.85 on Feb. 3.

The weekly chart is negative with its five-week MMA at $47.45. A quarterly value level is $43.98 with a semiannual pivot at $47.15 and weekly and monthly risky levels at $49.27 and $53.16.

Lear Corp (LEA) ($82.41) is up just 1.8% year-to-date after trading to an all-time intraday high at $87.19 on April 3 and closed on Thursday just below its 21-day SMA at $82.95.

The weekly chart is positive but overbought with its five-week MMA at $81.82. Quarterly and annual value levels are $77.44 and $76.77 with monthly and weekly risky levels at $86.85 and $89.19.

TRW Automotive (TRW) ($79.72) is up 7.2% year-to-date after trading to an all-time intraday high at $84.49 on April 3 then closed Thursday below its 21-day SMA at $81.14.

The weekly chart shifts to negative with a close today below its five-week MMA at $80.10. Monthly and quarterly value levels are $79.40 and $78.99 with semiannual risky levels at $82.23 and $83.19.

Visteon Corp (VC)($86.57) is up 5.7% year-to-date after trading to an all-time intraday high at $90.63 on April 3. Thursday's close was above its 21-day SMA at $86.20.

The weekly chart is positive with its five-week MMA at $85.32. Quarterly and semiannual value levels are $78.34 and $72.36 with weekly and semiannual risky levels at $89.91 and $93.29.

Crunching the Numbers with Richard Suttmeier: Moving Averages & Stochastics

This table provides the technical status for the stocks profiled in today's report.

There are five columns with moving average titles: Five-Week Modified Moving Average, 21-Day Simple Moving Average, 50-Day Simple Moving Average, 200-Day Simple Moving Average and the 200-Week Simple Moving Average.

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