Technical Analysis for CNC - Centene Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 125.27 -0.94% -1.19
CNC closed down 0.94 percent on Thursday, January 17, 2019, on 55 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. 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.

Earnings due: Feb 5

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Down Down Up
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Jan 17 Stochastic Sell Signal Bearish 0.00%
Jan 17 Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 0.00%
Jan 17 NR7 Range Contraction 0.00%
Jan 17 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Jan 16 Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup -0.94%
Jan 16 Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup -0.94%
Jan 16 Above Upper BB Strength -0.94%
Jan 16 Overbought Stochastic Strength -0.94%
Jan 16 Up 3 Days in a Row Strength -0.94%
Jan 16 Up 4 Days in a Row Strength -0.94%

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Centene Corporation provides multi-line healthcare programs and services in the United States. It operates in two segments, Medicaid Managed Care and Specialty Services. The Medicaid Managed Care segment provides Medicaid and Medicaid-related health plan coverage to individuals through government subsidized programs, including Medicaid, the State children's health insurance program, long-term care, foster care, and Medicare special needs plans, as well as aged, blind, or disabled programs. Its health plans provide primary and specialty physician care, inpatient and outpatient hospital care, transportation assistance, emergency and urgent care, vision care, prenatal care, dental care, laboratory and x-ray services, immunizations, prescriptions and over-the-counter drugs, home health and durable medical equipment, behavioral health and substance abuse services, therapies, social work services, care coordination, and 24-hour nurse advice line. The Specialty Services segment manages behavioral healthcare for members; provides health insurance to individual customers and their families; implements life and health management programs; offers long-term care services to the elderly and people with disabilities; and administers routine and medical surgical eye care benefits through its network of eye care providers. It also offers telehealth services; and claims processing, pharmacy network management, benefit design consultation, drug utilization review, formulary and rebate management, specialty and mail order pharmacy services, and patient and physician intervention services, as well as provides care management solutions that automate the clinical, administrative, and technical components of care management programs. The company offers its services through primary and specialty care physicians, hospitals, and ancillary providers. Centene Corporation was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.
Is CNC a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 0 bullish, 3 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 148.98
52 Week Low 97.61
Average Volume 1,807,660
200-Day Moving Average 128.8706
50-Day Moving Average 128.0026
20-Day Moving Average 116.791
10-Day Moving Average 119.949
Average True Range 3.9002
ADX 23.53
+DI 28.8536
-DI 22.6391
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 115.9794
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 120.2006
Upper Bollinger Band 126.4504
Lower Bollinger Band 107.1316
Percent B (%b) 0.94
BandWidth 16.541343
MACD Line -0.8883
MACD Signal Line -2.9995
MACD Histogram 2.1112
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 21.6 Billion
Num Shares 172 Million
EPS 4.56
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 27.47
Price-to-Sales 0.36
Price-to-Book 2.46
PEG Ratio 1.37
Dividend 0.00
Dividend Yield 0.00%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 127.91
Resistance 3 (R3) 127.97 127.14 127.47
Resistance 2 (R2) 127.14 126.47 127.12 127.32
Resistance 1 (R1) 126.21 126.06 125.80 126.15 127.18
Pivot Point 125.38 125.38 125.18 125.36 125.38
Support 1 (S1) 124.45 124.71 124.04 124.39 123.36
Support 2 (S2) 123.62 124.30 123.60 123.22
Support 3 (S3) 122.69 123.62 123.07
Support 4 (S4) 122.63