Technical Analysis for CATO - Cato Corporation (The)

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade C 23.3 -0.94% -0.22
CATO closed down 0.94 percent on Friday, August 17, 2018, on approximately normal volume. The price action carved out a bullish hammer (or hammer-like) candlestick pattern. That may indicate an upside reversal. Look for price to trade above the high of the hammer for confirmation. Note that the stock is in oversold territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a bounce should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent Alerts
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Up Down Down
See historical CATO trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Aug 17 Hammer Candlestick Bullish 0.00%
Aug 17 Lower Bollinger Band Walk Weakness 0.00%
Aug 17 Stochastic Reached Oversold Weakness 0.00%
Aug 17 Earnings Movers Other 0.00%
Aug 17 Lower Bollinger Band Touch Weakness 0.00%
Aug 17 Oversold Stochastic Weakness 0.00%
Aug 16 Earnings Movers Other -0.94%
Aug 16 Lower Bollinger Band Touch Weakness -0.94%
Aug 15 Below Lower BB Weakness -0.47%
Aug 15 Lower Bollinger Band Touch Weakness -0.47%

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Profile
The Cato Corporation operates as a specialty retailer of fashion apparel and accessories in the Southeastern United States. The company operates in two segments, Retail and Credit. Its stores offer a range of apparel and accessories for women, including dresses, coats, shoes, lingerie, costume jewelry, and handbags, as well as dressy, career, and casual sportswear. Its stores also offer men's wear, and lines for kids and newborns. The company operates its stores primarily under the Cato, Cato Fashions, Cato Plus, It's Fashion, It's Fashion Metro, and Versona Accessories names. As of August 3, 2013, the company operated 1,306 stores in 31 states. It also provides credit cards to its customers. The Cato Corporation was founded in 1946 and is based in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Is CATO a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 1 bullish, 1 bearish and 3 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicators
Indicator Value
52 Week High 26.88
52 Week Low 10.4675
Average Volume 316,681
200-Day Moving Average 17.2708
50-Day Moving Average 24.842
20-Day Moving Average 24.8645
10-Day Moving Average 24.255
Average True Range 1.0034
ADX 18.22
+DI 17.1326
-DI 28.9091
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 23.8698
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 25.6602
Upper Bollinger Band 26.6975
Lower Bollinger Band 23.0315
Percent B (%b) 0.07
BandWidth 14.743912
MACD Line -0.2607
MACD Signal Line -0.0302
MACD Histogram -0.2304
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 578.54 Million
Num Shares 24.8 Million
EPS 0.63
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 36.98
Price-to-Sales 0.38
Price-to-Book 0.91
PEG Ratio 1.57
Dividend 1.32
Dividend Yield 5.67%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 24.61
Resistance 3 (R3) 24.53 24.03 24.39
Resistance 2 (R2) 24.03 23.69 24.06 24.31
Resistance 1 (R1) 23.66 23.49 23.41 23.74 24.24
Pivot Point 23.16 23.16 23.03 23.19 23.16
Support 1 (S1) 22.79 22.82 22.54 22.87 22.36
Support 2 (S2) 22.29 22.62 22.32 22.29
Support 3 (S3) 21.92 22.29 22.21
Support 4 (S4) 22.00