Technical Analysis for APD - Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 164.72 0.31% 0.51
APD closed up 0.31 percent on Thursday, August 16, 2018, on approximately 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 overbought territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a pullback should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent Alerts
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Up Up Up
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Aug 16 Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 0.00%
Aug 16 NR7 Range Contraction 0.00%
Aug 16 Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength 0.00%
Aug 16 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Aug 15 200 DMA Support Bullish 0.31%
Aug 14 Upside 200 DMA Break Bullish 0.24%
Aug 14 Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 0.24%
Aug 14 Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.24%
Aug 13 200 DMA Resistance Bearish 1.40%
Aug 13 Shooting Star Candlestick Bearish 1.40%

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Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. provides atmospheric gases, process and specialty gases, performance materials, equipment, and services worldwide. The company's Merchant Gases segment sells atmospheric gases, such as oxygen, nitrogen, and argon; process gases, including hydrogen and helium; and medical and specialty gases for the metal, glass, chemical processing, food processing, healthcare, steel, general manufacturing, and petroleum and natural gas industries. Its Tonnage Gases segment provides hydrogen, carbon monoxide, nitrogen, oxygen, and synthesis to the energy production and refining, chemical, and metallurgical industries; and produces Polyurethane Intermediates. The company's Electronics and Performance Materials segment offers nitrogen trifluoride, silane, arsine, phosphine, white ammonia, silicon tetrafluoride, carbon tetrafluoride, hexafluoromethane, critical etch gases, and tungsten hexafluoride; and tonnage gases, specialty chemicals, and services and equipment for the manufacture of silicon and compound semiconductors, thin film transistor liquid crystal displays, and photovoltaic devices. This segment also provides performance materials for a range of products, including coatings, inks, adhesives, civil engineering, personal care, institutional and industrial cleaning, mining, oil refining, and polyurethanes. Its Equipment and Energy segment designs and manufactures cryogenic equipment for air separation, hydrocarbon recovery and purification, natural gas liquefaction, and helium distribution; and offers plant design, engineering, procurement, and construction management services for the chemical and petrochemical manufacturing, oil and gas recovery and processing, and steel and primary metals processing industries. The company was founded in 1940 and is headquartered in Allentown, Pennsylvania.
Is APD 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.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 175.17
52 Week Low 142.0743
Average Volume 1,096,029
200-Day Moving Average 162.5954
50-Day Moving Average 159.7002
20-Day Moving Average 160.3785
10-Day Moving Average 161.654
Average True Range 2.7547
ADX 17.06
+DI 28.6216
-DI 21.2764
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 157.5159
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 161.2791
Upper Bollinger Band 166.6199
Lower Bollinger Band 154.1371
Percent B (%b) 0.85
BandWidth 7.783338
MACD Line 1.2821
MACD Signal Line 0.7608
MACD Histogram 0.5213
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 35.9 Billion
Num Shares 218 Million
EPS 13.31
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 12.38
Price-to-Sales 3.54
Price-to-Book 3.74
PEG Ratio 5.30
Dividend 3.80
Dividend Yield 2.31%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 166.73
Resistance 3 (R3) 166.74 166.08 166.40
Resistance 2 (R2) 166.08 165.57 166.08 166.28
Resistance 1 (R1) 165.40 165.25 165.07 165.39 166.17
Pivot Point 164.74 164.74 164.58 164.74 164.74
Support 1 (S1) 164.06 164.23 163.73 164.05 163.27
Support 2 (S2) 163.40 163.91 163.40 163.16
Support 3 (S3) 162.72 163.40 163.05
Support 4 (S4) 162.71