Technical Analysis for AFAM - Almost Family Inc

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade C 49.25 1.86% 0.90
AFAM closed up 1.86 percent on Wednesday, April 26, 2017, on approximately normal volume. It was able to find support at its 50 day moving average. Note that the stock is in overbought territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a pullback should not be unexpected.

Earnings due: May 3

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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Apr 26 50 DMA Support Bullish 0.00%
Apr 26 Stochastic Reached Overbought Other 0.00%
Apr 25 Crossed Above 50 DMA Bullish 1.86%
Apr 24 50 DMA Resistance Bearish 3.36%
Apr 24 Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup 3.36%
Apr 21 Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup 3.90%
Apr 20 Stochastic Buy Signal Bullish 3.79%
Apr 19 NR7 Range Contraction 6.37%
Apr 17 NR7 Range Contraction 4.68%
Apr 17 NR7-2 Range Contraction 4.68%

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Almost Family, Inc. provides home health services in the United States. It operates in two segments, Visiting Nurse Services and Personal Care Services. The Visiting Nurse Services segment provides a range of Medicare-certified home health nursing services to patients in need of recuperative care, as well as services to patients in lieu of additional care in other settings, such as long term acute care hospitals, inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, or skilled nursing facilities. This segment also offers special clinically-based protocols, including frail elderly care management, optimum balance, cardiocare, orthopedic, and urology programs to medically complex, chronic, and co-morbid patient populations. The Personal Care Services segment provides personal care, medication management, meal preparation, caregiver respite, and homemaking services in patients’ homes primarily on an as-needed, hourly basis. The company offers services through its service locations in Florida, Kentucky, Ohio, Connecticut, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Missouri, Alabama, Illinois, Pennsylvania, and Indiana. It operates approximately 48 Medicare-certified home health agencies with 105 locations; and 61 personal care locations. Almost Family, Inc. was founded in 1976 and is based in Louisville, Kentucky.
Is AFAM a Buy, Sell or Hold?
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Summary: Counts: 2 bullish, 0 bearish and 3 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 50.97
52 Week Low 35.21
Average Volume 113,960
200-Day Moving Average 42.8499
50-Day Moving Average 48.2295
20-Day Moving Average 47.6425
10-Day Moving Average 47.36
Average True Range 0.9557
ADX 15.92
+DI 25.41
-DI: 14.5
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs) 46.5329
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs) 48.9671
Upper Bollinger Band 49.2735
Lower Bollinger Band 46.0115
Percent B (%b) 0.99
Bandwidth 0.068468