Technical Analysis for AMED - Amedisys Inc

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
C 94.43 -0.55% -0.52
AMED closed down 0.55 percent on Friday, May 17, 2024, on 79 percent of normal volume.
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Strong Up Up Flat

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Down 3 Days in a Row Weakness 0.00%
Slingshot Bullish Bullish Swing Setup -0.55%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength -0.55%
Overbought Stochastic Strength -0.55%
Gapped Down Weakness -0.55%
Spinning Top Other -1.11%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength -1.11%
Overbought Stochastic Strength -1.11%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength -1.11%

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Amedisys Inc Description

Amedisys, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a home health and hospice company. It operates in two segments, Home Health and Hospice. The Home Health segment offers a range of services in the homes of individuals who may be recovering from an illness, injury, or surgical procedure. This segment provides skilled nursing, home health aides, physical and occupational therapy, speech therapy, and medical social services; and chronic care clinical programs for patients with chronic diseases, such as cardiovascular, respiratory, diabetes, behavioral health, rehabilitative, and medical surgical conditions. The Hospice segment offers care that is designed to offer comfort and support for those who are facing a terminal illness, including heart disease, pulmonary disease, dementia, Alzheimer's, HIV/AIDS, or cancer. As of December 31, 2012, the company owned and operated 435 Medicare-certified home health care centers, 97 Medicare-certified hospice care centers, and 2 hospice inpatient units in 38 states within the United States, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. Amedisys, Inc. was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.


Sector: Healthcare
Industry: Medical Care
Keywords: Cancer Diabetes Alzheimer's Disease Medicare Dementia Heart Disease Chronic Disease Home Care Pulmonary Disease Caregiving Hospice HIV/Aids Occupational Therapy Palliative Care Social Services Speech Therapy Terminal Illness

Is AMED a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
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Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 96.436
52 Week Low 74.61
Average Volume 250,470
200-Day Moving Average 93.30
50-Day Moving Average 92.63
20-Day Moving Average 93.08
10-Day Moving Average 94.48
Average True Range 0.98
RSI (14) 60.47
ADX 32.14
+DI 29.48
-DI 14.88
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs) 93.23
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs) 93.21
Upper Bollinger Bands 96.41
Lower Bollinger Band 89.74
Percent B (%b) 0.7
BandWidth 7.16
MACD Line 0.84
MACD Signal Line 0.58
MACD Histogram 0.2575
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 3.08 Billion
Num Shares 32.6 Million
EPS 0.08
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 1180.38
Price-to-Sales 1.38
Price-to-Book 2.94
PEG Ratio 1.38
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 96.03
Resistance 3 (R3) 96.16 95.75 95.76
Resistance 2 (R2) 95.75 95.35 95.69 95.67
Resistance 1 (R1) 95.09 95.10 94.89 94.96 95.58
Pivot Point 94.69 94.69 94.59 94.62 94.69
Support 1 (S1) 94.03 94.28 93.83 93.90 93.28
Support 2 (S2) 93.62 94.03 93.56 93.19
Support 3 (S3) 92.96 93.62 93.10
Support 4 (S4) 92.83