Technical Analysis for KAI - Kadant Inc

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade B 96.2 -0.25% -0.24
KAI closed down 0.25 percent on Monday, April 22, 2019, on 1.34 times normal volume. 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.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Up Up Up
See historical KAI trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Stochastic Sell Signal Bearish 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength -0.25%
Above Upper BB Strength -0.25%
Overbought Stochastic Strength -0.25%
Up 3 Days in a Row Strength -0.25%
Up 4 Days in a Row Strength -0.25%
Up 5 Days in a Row Strength -0.25%

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Kadant Inc. engages in developing, manufacturing, and marketing equipment and products for the papermaking, paper recycling, and processing industries. The company offers custom-engineered systems and equipments, such as recycling and approach flow systems, and virgin pulping process equipment, as well as individual components, for pulping, de-inking, screening, cleaning, and refining recycled and virgin fibers for preparation for entry into the paper machine. It also provides fluid-handling systems, including rotary joints, syphons, turbulator bars, engineered steam and condensate systems, precision unions, and components and controls that are used primarily in the dryer section of the papermaking process, as well as in the production of corrugated boxboard, metals, plastics, rubber, textiles, chemicals, and food. In addition, the company offers doctoring systems and related consumables for the operation of paper machines; doctor blades for cleaning, creping, web removal, flaking, and the application of coatings; and profiling systems that control moisture, web curl, and gloss during paper converting. Further, it provides shower and fabric-conditioning, formation, and water-filtration systems that are used to clean paper machine fabrics and rolls, drain water from pulp mixtures, form the sheet or web, and filter the process water for reuse. Additionally, the company manufactures and sells biodegradable absorbent granules from papermaking byproducts primarily used as carriers for agricultural, home lawn and garden, professional lawn, turf, and ornamental applications, as well as for oil and grease absorption. It primarily has operations in the United States, China, and Europe. The company was formerly known as Thermo Fibertek Inc. and changed its name to Kadant Inc. in July 2001. Kadant Inc. was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Westford, Massachusetts.
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Is KAI a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 3 bullish, 0 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 111.85
52 Week Low 76.44
Average Volume 57,368
200-Day Moving Average 93.0077
50-Day Moving Average 88.9612
20-Day Moving Average 90.9195
10-Day Moving Average 93.231
Average True Range 1.8267
ADX 23.38
+DI 35.5581
-DI 13.2528
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 91.6499
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 90.66010000000001
Upper Bollinger Band 96.8924
Lower Bollinger Band 84.9466
Percent B (%b) 0.94
BandWidth 13.138876
MACD Line 2.0825
MACD Signal Line 1.4743
MACD Histogram 0.6082
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 1.05 Billion
Num Shares 11 Million
EPS 3.03
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 31.75
Price-to-Sales 2.69
Price-to-Book 3.64
PEG Ratio 3.17
Dividend 0.84
Dividend Yield 0.87%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 98.33
Resistance 3 (R3) 98.40 97.77 97.98
Resistance 2 (R2) 97.77 97.22 97.73 97.86
Resistance 1 (R1) 96.98 96.89 97.38 96.91 97.74
Pivot Point 96.35 96.35 96.54 96.31 96.35
Support 1 (S1) 95.56 95.80 95.96 95.49 94.66
Support 2 (S2) 94.93 95.47 94.89 94.54
Support 3 (S3) 94.14 94.93 94.43
Support 4 (S4) 94.07