Technical Analysis for ALB - Albemarle Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 104.47 -0.52% -0.55
ALB closed down 0.52 percent on Tuesday, June 27, 2017, on 1.25 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. Due to the stock's strong downtrend, it may remain oversold for a while. So, if you're looking for a reason to buy, don't put too much weight on it being oversold.
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Jun 27 NR7 Range Contraction 0.00%
Jun 26 Doji - Bullish? Reversal -0.52%
Jun 23 NR7 Range Contraction -0.36%
Jun 23 NR7-2 Range Contraction -0.36%
Jun 23 Volume Surge Other -0.36%

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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.
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Summary: Counts: 1 bullish, 3 bearish and 1 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 116.3043
52 Week Low 74.1161
Average Volume 1,053,425
200-Day Moving Average 94.9635
50-Day Moving Average 109.4254
20-Day Moving Average 109.7966
10-Day Moving Average 106.521
Average True Range 2.0832
ADX 29.11
+DI 16.1
-DI: 29.19
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs) 110.0547
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs) 109.8796
Upper Bollinger Band 116.8943
Lower Bollinger Band 102.6989
Percent B (%b) 0.12
Bandwidth 0.129288
MACD Line -1.4971
MACD Signal Line -0.6767
MACD Histogram -0.8204