Technical Analysis for DGX - Quest Diagnostics Incorporated

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
A 136.57 0.13% 0.18
DGX closed up 0.13 percent on Wednesday, May 5, 2021, on 1.31 times normal volume. The bulls were able to push the stock to a new 52-week high. Due to the stock's strong uptrend, it may remain overbought for a while. So, if you're looking for a reason to sell, don't put too much weight on it being overbought.

Trend Table & Recent EOD Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Strong Up Up Up
Historical DGX trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
New 52 Week Closing High Bullish 0.00%
New 52 Week High Strength 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 0.00%
Above Upper BB Strength 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Up 3 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%
Up 4 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
MACD Bullish Signal Line Cross Bullish 0.13%
New 52 Week Closing High Bullish 0.13%
Older End-of-Day Signals for DGX ...

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60 Minute Opening Range Breakout about 6 hours ago
3x Volume Pace about 11 hours ago
2x Volume Pace about 11 hours ago
1.5x Volume Pace about 11 hours ago
Bullish 180 Entry about 11 hours ago
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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: Medicine Insurance Industry Lab Testing Glucose Document Management Healthcare Organizations Hemoglobin Risk Assessment Anatomical Pathology Pathology Data Management Solution Data Management Solutions Radiometer Diagnostics Products Diagnostic Solutions Maxx Medical Diagnosis Corning Inc. Document Management System Pathology Services Quest Diagnostics Sunquest Information Systems

Is DGX a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
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Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 137.19
52 Week Low 103.26
Average Volume 1,044,894
200-Day Moving Average 122.28
50-Day Moving Average 126.12
20-Day Moving Average 130.89
10-Day Moving Average 133.02
Average True Range 2.55
ADX 29.18
+DI 28.29
-DI 11.26
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 129.55
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 133.33
Upper Bollinger Band 136.27
Lower Bollinger Band 125.51
Percent B (%b) 1.03
BandWidth 8.22
MACD Line 2.22
MACD Signal Line 1.89
MACD Histogram 0.3266
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 18.4 Billion
Num Shares 135 Million
EPS 8.11
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 16.84
Price-to-Sales 2.03
Price-to-Book 2.63
PEG Ratio 1.56
Dividend 2.24
Dividend Yield 1.64%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 139.49
Resistance 3 (R3) 139.37 138.28 139.00
Resistance 2 (R2) 138.28 137.54 138.34 138.84
Resistance 1 (R1) 137.43 137.08 136.88 137.54 138.68
Pivot Point 136.34 136.34 136.06 136.39 136.34
Support 1 (S1) 135.48 135.59 134.94 135.60 134.46
Support 2 (S2) 134.39 135.13 134.45 134.30
Support 3 (S3) 133.54 134.39 134.14
Support 4 (S4) 133.65