Technical Analysis for ASGN - On Assignment, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
A 82.04 0.22% 0.18
ASGN closed up 0.22 percent on Thursday, September 28, 2023, on 80 percent of normal volume. The stock exhibited some range contraction during this trading session as price made an NR7 -- narrowest range of the last seven sessions. The price action carved out a bearish shooting star candlestick pattern. That may indicate a downside reversal. Look for price to trade beneath the low of the shooting star for confirmation.

Trend Table & Recent EOD Trading Signals

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

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Shooting Star Candlestick Bearish 0.00%
Lizard Bearish Bearish Day Trade Setup 0.00%
NR7 Range Contraction 0.00%
180 Bullish Setup Bullish Swing Setup 0.22%
Inside Day Range Contraction 0.22%
Inside Day Range Contraction 1.86%
Gapped Down Weakness 1.86%
50 DMA Support Bullish 1.31%
Crossed Above 20 DMA Bullish 1.31%
Multiple of Ten Bullish Other 1.31%

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Alert Time
Possible NR7 about 16 hours ago
Up 1% about 18 hours ago
60 Minute Opening Range Breakout about 19 hours ago
Bullish 180 Entry about 21 hours ago
Rose Above Previous Day's High about 21 hours ago

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On Assignment, Inc. Description

On Assignment, Inc., a diversified professional staffing firm, provides short- and long-term placement of contract, contract-to-hire, and direct hire professionals in the United States, Europe, Canada, China, Australia, and New Zealand. The company operates in five segments: Apex, Oxford, Life Sciences, Healthcare, and Physician. The Apex segment provides mission-critical information technology (IT) operations professionals for contract, contract-to-hire, and permanent placement positions to Fortune 1000 and mid-market clients. It serves companies from industries, including financial services, business services, consumer and industrials, technology, healthcare, government services, and communications. The Oxford segment provides high-end contract and direct placement services of IT and engineering professionals in the specialized IT; software and hardware engineering; and mechanical, electrical, validation, and telecommunications engineering fields. The Life Sciences segment offers contract, contract-to-permanent, and direct placement services of laboratory and scientific professionals to the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, food and beverage, medical device, personal care, chemical, and environmental industries. Its contract staffing specialties include chemists, clinical research associates, clinical lab assistants, engineers, biologists, biochemists, microbiologists, molecular biologists, food scientists, regulatory affairs specialists, lab assistants, and other scientific professionals. The Healthcare segment provides professionals, such as nurses, specialty nurses, respiratory therapists, surgical technicians, imaging and X-ray technicians, medical technologists, phlebotomists, coders, billers, claims processors, and collections staff. The Physician segment offers contract and direct placement physicians in hospitals; community-based practices; and federal, state, and local facilities. The company was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Calabasas, California.


Sector: Industrials
Industry: Staffing & Outsourcing Services
Keywords: Biotechnology Chemical Beverage Imaging Clinical Research Cement Services X Ray Placement Services Employment Nursing Respiratory Therapist Telecommunications Engineering Government Services Scientists

Is ASGN a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
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200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 99.69
52 Week Low 63.27
Average Volume 268,306
200-Day Moving Average 79.61
50-Day Moving Average 80.01
20-Day Moving Average 80.18
10-Day Moving Average 80.70
Average True Range 1.80
RSI (14) 57.63
ADX 19.84
+DI 25.79
-DI 14.92
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs) 78.18
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs) 82.61
Upper Bollinger Bands 83.11
Lower Bollinger Band 77.24
Percent B (%b) 0.82
BandWidth 7.31
MACD Line 0.50
MACD Signal Line 0.27
MACD Histogram 0.2342
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 4.34 Billion
Num Shares 52.9 Million
EPS 3.47
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 23.66
Price-to-Sales 1.06
Price-to-Book 2.74
PEG Ratio 2.02
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 83.56
Resistance 3 (R3) 83.65 83.24 83.30
Resistance 2 (R2) 83.24 82.85 83.19 83.22
Resistance 1 (R1) 82.64 82.62 82.94 82.55 83.13
Pivot Point 82.23 82.23 82.38 82.18 82.23
Support 1 (S1) 81.63 81.84 81.93 81.54 80.95
Support 2 (S2) 81.22 81.61 81.17 80.86
Support 3 (S3) 80.62 81.22 80.78
Support 4 (S4) 80.53