Technical Analysis for ALB - Albemarle Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade F 63.09 2.32% 1.43
ALB closed up 2.32 percent on Friday, August 16, 2019, on 1.2 times normal volume. The stock exhibited some range contraction during this trading session as price made an NR7 -- narrowest range of the last seven sessions. Note that the stock is in oversold territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a bounce should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Down Down Down
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Calm After Storm Range Contraction 0.00%
NR7 Range Contraction 0.00%
Inside Day Range Contraction 0.00%
Oversold Stochastic Weakness 0.00%
New 52 Week Closing Low Bearish 2.32%
New 52 Week Low Weakness 2.32%
Stochastic Reached Oversold Weakness 2.32%
Below Lower BB Weakness 2.32%
Lower Bollinger Band Touch Weakness 2.32%
Oversold Stochastic Weakness 2.32%

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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.
Chemistry Manufacturing Oil And Gas Chemicals Consumer Electronics Industrial Applications Plastics Fine Chemical Speciality Chemicals Catalysis Flame Retardant Chemical Synthesis Performance Chemicals Bromine Chemical Catalysts
Is ALB a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 0 bullish, 3 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 108.74
52 Week Low 61.24
Average Volume 1,394,523
200-Day Moving Average 79.6524
50-Day Moving Average 70.4552
20-Day Moving Average 69.8745
10-Day Moving Average 66.709
Average True Range 2.8757
ADX 21.24
+DI 21.5823
-DI 30.3922
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 67.2929
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 69.8671
Upper Bollinger Band 78.3078
Lower Bollinger Band 61.4412
Percent B (%b) 0.1
BandWidth 24.13842
MACD Line -1.9304
MACD Signal Line -1.0254
MACD Histogram -0.905
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 6.97 Billion
Num Shares 110 Million
EPS 7.82
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 8.07
Price-to-Sales 5.47
Price-to-Book 4.08
PEG Ratio 2.12
Dividend 1.28
Dividend Yield 2.03%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 65.45
Resistance 3 (R3) 65.27 64.30 65.05
Resistance 2 (R2) 64.30 63.70 64.39 64.92
Resistance 1 (R1) 63.70 63.33 64.00 63.88 64.79
Pivot Point 62.73 62.73 62.89 62.82 62.73
Support 1 (S1) 62.13 62.13 62.43 62.31 61.39
Support 2 (S2) 61.16 61.76 61.25 61.26
Support 3 (S3) 60.56 61.16 61.13
Support 4 (S4) 60.74