Technical Analysis for ALB - Albemarle Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
D 143.88 1.67% 2.37
ALB closed up 1.67 percent on Friday, March 5, 2021, on 69 percent of normal volume. The price action carved out a bullish hammer (or hammer-like) candlestick pattern. That may indicate an upside reversal. Look for price to trade above the high of the hammer for confirmation.

Trend Table & Recent EOD Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Up Down Down
Historical ALB trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Hammer Candlestick Bullish 0.00%
Lizard Bullish Bullish Day Trade Setup 0.00%
Doji - Bullish? Reversal 0.00%
Lower Bollinger Band Walk Weakness 0.00%
Multiple of Ten Bullish Other 0.00%
Lower Bollinger Band Touch Weakness 0.00%
Multiple of Ten Bullish Other 1.67%
Below Lower BB Weakness 1.67%
Gapped Down Weakness 1.67%
Lower Bollinger Band Touch Weakness 1.67%
Older End-of-Day Signals for ALB ...

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Albemarle Corporation Description

Albemarle Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets engineered specialty chemicals. The company's Polymer Solutions segment provides brominated, mineral, and phosphorus based flame retardants used in plastic enclosures for consumer electronics, printed circuit boards, wire and cable, electrical connectors, textiles, and foam insulation; and plastic and other additives, such as curatives, antioxidants, and stabilizers. Its Catalysts segment offers refinery catalysts, including hydroprocessing catalysts, fluidized catalytic cracking catalysts, and additives; organometallic co-catalysts, and metallocene components and co-catalysts for the manufacture of commodity and specialty plastics used in packaging, non-packaging, films, and injection molding; electronic materials, such as high purity metal organic products used in the production of light emitting diodes, as well as other products used in the production of solar cells; and chemical catalysts used in the production of ethylene dichloride and methylamines. The company's Fine Chemistry segment provides elemental bromine, alkyl bromides, inorganic bromides, brominated powdered activated carbon, and bromine fine chemicals used in chemical synthesis, oil and gas well drilling and completion fluids, mercury control, paper manufacturing, water purification, and beef and poultry processing. This segment also offers tertiary amines for surfactants, biocides, disinfectants, and sanitizers; potassium-based products for industrial applications; alkenyl succinic anhydride used in paper-sizing formulations; and aluminum oxides used in various refractory, ceramic, and polishing applications. In addition, it supplies fine chemistry products and performance chemicals for pharmaceutical and agricultural use, as well as provides custom manufacturing, research, and chemical scale-up services for companies. Albemarle Corporation was founded in 1993 and is based in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.


Sector: Basic Materials
Industry: Specialty Chemicals
Keywords: Chemicals Oil And Gas Consumer Electronics Plastics Textile Printed Circuit Board Chloride Light Emitting Diode Refinery Beef Diodes Lithium Fine Chemical Amines Speciality Chemicals Potassium Catalysts Polishing Solar Cell Surfactant Disinfectant Disinfectants Well Drilling Electrical Connector Mercury Solar Cells Antioxidant Electrical Connectors Biocides Chemical Synthesis Flame Retardant Light Emitting Diodes Oxides Performance Chemicals Catalysis Antioxidants Organic Products Phosphorus Bromine Chemical Catalysts Polymer Solution Poultry Processing

Is ALB a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 188.295
52 Week Low 48.8901
Average Volume 1,999,493
200-Day Moving Average 112.87
50-Day Moving Average 162.29
20-Day Moving Average 154.85
10-Day Moving Average 152.18
Average True Range 8.88
ADX 20.1
+DI 16.77
-DI 35.05
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 144.70
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 160.47
Upper Bollinger Band 167.82
Lower Bollinger Band 141.88
Percent B (%b) 0.08
BandWidth 16.75
MACD Line -4.22
MACD Signal Line -2.84
MACD Histogram -1.3787
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 15.32 Billion
Num Shares 106 Million
EPS 3.59
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 40.08
Price-to-Sales 4.52
Price-to-Book 3.55
PEG Ratio 2.77
Dividend 1.54
Dividend Yield 1.07%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 160.02
Resistance 3 (R3) 158.46 151.52 157.33
Resistance 2 (R2) 151.52 147.41 152.30 156.43
Resistance 1 (R1) 147.70 144.87 144.23 149.26 155.53
Pivot Point 140.76 140.76 139.03 141.54 140.76
Support 1 (S1) 136.94 136.65 133.47 138.50 132.23
Support 2 (S2) 130.00 134.11 130.78 131.33
Support 3 (S3) 126.18 130.00 130.43
Support 4 (S4) 127.74