Technical Analysis for ALB - Albemarle Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
B 279.86 2.90% 7.88
ALB closed down 3.46 percent on Monday, January 30, 2023, on 80 percent of normal volume. 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: Feb 14
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Trend Table & Recent EOD Trading Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Up Up Up

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Stochastic Sell Signal Bearish 2.90%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 2.90%
Wide Bands Range Expansion 2.90%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 2.90%
Gapped Down Weakness 2.90%
NR7 Range Contraction -0.66%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength -0.66%
Inside Day Range Contraction -0.66%
Wide Bands Range Expansion -0.66%
Overbought Stochastic Strength -0.66%

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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: S&P 500 Chemical Oil And Gas Consumer Electronics Plastic Textiles Lithium Printed Circuit Board Chloride Light Emitting Diodes Refinery Beef Diodes Amines Potassium Fine Chemical Disinfectant Solar Cells Catalysts Electrical Connector Speciality Chemicals Surfactant Well Drilling Mercury Antioxidant Biocides Chemical Synthesis Flame Retardant Oxides Performance Chemicals Catalysis Organic Products Antioxidants Phosphorus Bromine Polymer Solution

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 334.5499
52 Week Low 169.93
Average Volume 1,402,664
200-Day Moving Average 249.19
50-Day Moving Average 250.94
20-Day Moving Average 243.45
10-Day Moving Average 260.38
Average True Range 10.19
RSI 64.54
ADX 24.87
+DI 37.20
-DI 19.29
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs) 254.87
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs) 239.14
Upper Bollinger Bands 285.78
Lower Bollinger Band 201.11
Percent B (%b) 0.84
BandWidth 34.78
MACD Line 8.78
MACD Signal Line 3.05
MACD Histogram 5.7329
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 28.95 Billion
Num Shares 106 Million
EPS 3.59
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 75.76
Price-to-Sales 4.52
Price-to-Book 3.55
PEG Ratio 2.77
Dividend 1.54
Dividend Yield 0.57%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 285.56
Resistance 3 (R3) 286.98 283.88 283.29
Resistance 2 (R2) 283.88 280.42 283.17 282.54
Resistance 1 (R1) 277.93 278.29 276.38 276.51 281.78
Pivot Point 274.83 274.83 274.06 274.12 274.83
Support 1 (S1) 268.88 271.37 267.33 267.46 262.18
Support 2 (S2) 265.78 269.24 265.07 261.42
Support 3 (S3) 259.83 265.78 260.67
Support 4 (S4) 258.41