Technical Analysis for KAR - KAR Auction Services, Inc

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 51.29 1.30% 0.66
KAR closed up 1.3 percent on Thursday, January 17, 2019, on 1.41 times normal volume. 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 Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Strong Down Down Up
See historical KAR trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Jan 17 Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup 0.00%
Jan 17 Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Jan 17 Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 0.00%
Jan 17 Weak + Overbought Other 0.00%
Jan 17 Above Upper BB Strength 0.00%
Jan 17 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Jan 17 Up 3 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%
Jan 17 Up 4 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%
Jan 17 Up 5 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%
Jan 17 Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%

Older signals for KAR ...

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KAR Auction Services, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides vehicle auction services in North America. It operates in three segments: ADESA Auctions, IAA, and AFC. The ADESA Auctions segment offers whole car auctions and related services to the vehicle remarketing industry through online auctions and auction facilities. This segment also provides value-added services, such as auction related, transportation, reconditioning, inspection, title and repossession administration and remarketing, and analytical services. The ADESA Auctions segment sells its products and services through commercial fleet operators, financial institutions, rental car companies, new and used vehicle dealers, and vehicle manufacturers and their captive finance companies to franchise and independent used vehicle dealers. The IAA segment offers salvage vehicle auctions and related services that facilitate the remarketing of damaged or low value vehicles designated as total losses by insurance companies and charity donation vehicles, as well as recovered stolen vehicles. This segment also provides inbound transportation, titling, salvage recovery, and claims settlement administrative services. The AFC segment offers floorplan financing, a short-term inventory-secured financing, to independent used vehicle dealers. As of December 31, 2012, the company had a network of 67 whole car auction and 163 salvage auction locations, as well as serviced auctions through 104 locations. The company was formerly known as KAR Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to KAR Auction Services, Inc. in November 2009. KAR Auction Services, Inc. was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Carmel, Indiana.
Is KAR 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, 3 bearish and 1 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 64.55
52 Week Low 45.36
Average Volume 960,547
200-Day Moving Average 56.0633
50-Day Moving Average 52.12
20-Day Moving Average 47.9305
10-Day Moving Average 48.886
Average True Range 1.2723
ADX 32.11
+DI 29.599
-DI 20.0461
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 47.8931
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 49.1769
Upper Bollinger Band 51.0578
Lower Bollinger Band 44.8032
Percent B (%b) 1.04
BandWidth 13.049311
MACD Line -0.3577
MACD Signal Line -1.1375
MACD Histogram 0.7798
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 7.04 Billion
Num Shares 137 Million
EPS 1.63
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 31.47
Price-to-Sales 1.94
Price-to-Book 4.41
PEG Ratio 1.31
Dividend 1.28
Dividend Yield 2.50%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 53.39
Resistance 3 (R3) 53.30 52.50 53.04
Resistance 2 (R2) 52.50 51.97 52.55 52.92
Resistance 1 (R1) 51.90 51.64 52.20 51.99 52.81
Pivot Point 51.10 51.10 51.26 51.15 51.10
Support 1 (S1) 50.50 50.57 50.80 50.59 49.77
Support 2 (S2) 49.70 50.24 49.75 49.66
Support 3 (S3) 49.10 49.70 49.54
Support 4 (S4) 49.19