Technical Analysis for DGX - Quest Diagnostics Incorporated

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
D 134.19 -1.01% -1.37
DGX closed up 1.13 percent on Friday, June 2, 2023, on 89 percent of normal volume.

Trend Table & Recent EOD Trading Signals

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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength -1.01%
Crossed Above 20 DMA Bullish 0.10%
Hammer Candlestick Bullish 0.10%
Gapped Up Strength 0.10%
Fell Below 20 DMA Bearish 1.16%
20 DMA Support Bullish 0.23%
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.23%
Outside Day Range Expansion 0.23%
Up 3 Days in a Row Strength 0.23%
Up 4 Days in a Row Strength 0.23%

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Quest Diagnostics Incorporated Description

Quest Diagnostics Incorporated provides diagnostic testing information services in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two businesses, Diagnostic Information Services and Diagnostic Solutions. The Diagnostic Information Services business offers clinical testing services, including routine testing, gene-based and esoteric testing, anatomic pathology services, and drugs-of-abuse testing, as well as related services and insights. The Diagnostic Solutions business provides risk assessment services for the life insurance industry; clinical testing services for new drugs, vaccines, and medical devices; and clinical connectivity and data management solutions for healthcare organizations and clinicians to improve patient care and medical practice, as well as develops, manufactures, and markets diagnostics products. Its products include HemoCue, a point-of-care testing product for hemoglobin, glucose, microalbumin, and white blood cell testing; Care360 HER that allows doctors to electronically create, manage, and distribute patient encounter notes; and ChartMaxx, an electronic document management system for hospitals. The company offers its services to patients, physicians, hospitals, integrated delivery networks, health plans, employers, governmental institutions, and other commercial clinical laboratories through a network of laboratories and patient service centers. Quest Diagnostics Incorporated has a strategic alliance with Hologic, Inc. to offer testing based on Hologic's APTIMA family of products, as well as to co-develop and promote advanced diagnostic solutions to improve women's health. The company was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Madison, New Jersey.


Sector: Healthcare
Industry: Diagnostics & Research
Keywords: S&P 500 Medicine Insurance Industry Diagnostic Products Glucose Lab Testing Document Management Healthcare Organizations Hemoglobin Risk Assessment Anatomical Pathology Pathology Data Management Solution Medical Diagnosis Radiometer Data Management Solutions Diagnostic Solutions Document Management System Pathology Services Point Of Care Testing Sunquest Information Systems

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Indicator Value
52 Week High 156.8483
52 Week Low 119.2691
Average Volume 1,004,966
200-Day Moving Average 138.70
50-Day Moving Average 137.83
20-Day Moving Average 132.69
10-Day Moving Average 132.88
Average True Range 2.44
RSI (14) 53.27
ADX 24.37
+DI 21.83
-DI 22.69
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs) 131.33
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs) 136.89
Upper Bollinger Bands 135.95
Lower Bollinger Band 129.43
Percent B (%b) 0.94
BandWidth 4.91
MACD Line -1.10
MACD Signal Line -1.74
MACD Histogram 0.6481
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 18.27 Billion
Num Shares 135 Million
EPS 8.11
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 16.72
Price-to-Sales 2.03
Price-to-Book 2.63
PEG Ratio 1.56
Dividend 2.24
Dividend Yield 1.65%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 139.90
Resistance 3 (R3) 139.63 137.92 139.17
Resistance 2 (R2) 137.92 136.82 138.05 138.93
Resistance 1 (R1) 136.74 136.13 137.33 137.01 138.69
Pivot Point 135.03 135.03 135.33 135.16 135.03
Support 1 (S1) 133.85 133.93 134.44 134.12 132.43
Support 2 (S2) 132.14 133.24 132.27 132.19
Support 3 (S3) 130.96 132.14 131.95
Support 4 (S4) 131.23