Technical Analysis for AMED - Amedisys Inc

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 125.91 3.21% 3.92
AMED closed up 3.21 percent on Friday, November 16, 2018, on 2.03 times normal volume. The bulls were able to push the stock to a new 52-week high. 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.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Up Up Up
See historical AMED trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Nov 16 New 52 Week Closing High Bullish 0.00%
Nov 16 Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Nov 16 New 52 Week High Strength 0.00%
Nov 16 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Nov 16 Up 3 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%
Nov 16 Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
Nov 15 Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 3.21%
Nov 15 Cup with Handle Other 3.21%
Nov 15 Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength 3.21%
Nov 15 Multiple of Ten Bullish Other 3.21%

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Profile
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.
Is AMED a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 3 bullish, 0 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicators
Indicator Value
52 Week High 128.59
52 Week Low 49.8
Average Volume 501,118
200-Day Moving Average 89.3084
50-Day Moving Average 115.85
20-Day Moving Average 112.8545
10-Day Moving Average 117.797
Average True Range 5.2795
ADX 24.63
+DI 36.5359
-DI 13.8258
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 112.7515
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 113.2185
Upper Bollinger Band 126.4484
Lower Bollinger Band 99.2606
Percent B (%b) 0.98
BandWidth 24.09102
MACD Line 2.2304
MACD Signal Line 0.6042
MACD Histogram 1.6261
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 4.26 Billion
Num Shares 33.8 Million
EPS 1.17
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 107.62
Price-to-Sales 1.15
Price-to-Book 3.39
PEG Ratio 1.17
Dividend 0.00
Dividend Yield 0.00%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 136.65
Resistance 3 (R3) 136.35 132.47 134.86
Resistance 2 (R2) 132.47 129.73 132.62 134.26
Resistance 1 (R1) 129.19 128.05 130.83 129.49 133.67
Pivot Point 125.31 125.31 126.13 125.46 125.31
Support 1 (S1) 122.03 122.57 123.67 122.33 118.15
Support 2 (S2) 118.15 120.89 118.30 117.56
Support 3 (S3) 114.87 118.15 116.96
Support 4 (S4) 115.17