Technical Analysis for KEX - Kirby Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade C 77.01 -0.86% -0.67
KEX closed down 0.86 percent on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, on 86 percent of normal volume. The price action carved out a bearish shooting star candlestick pattern. That may indicate a downside reversal. Look for price to trade beneath the low of the shooting star for confirmation. 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 Up Up
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Feb 19 Shooting Star Candlestick Bearish 0.00%
Feb 19 New Uptrend Bullish 0.00%
Feb 19 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Feb 15 Overbought Stochastic Strength -0.86%
Feb 14 Slingshot Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 1.96%
Feb 14 Overbought Stochastic Strength 1.96%
Feb 13 Overbought Stochastic Strength 2.56%
Feb 12 Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength 1.26%
Feb 12 Overbought Stochastic Strength 1.26%
Feb 12 Up 3 Days in a Row Strength 1.26%

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Kirby Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides marine transportation and diesel engine services primarily in the United States. Its Marine Transportation segment provides transportation services for the inland and coastal markets. This segment transports petrochemicals, refined petroleum products, black oil products, and agricultural chemicals by tank barges; and the coastal transportation of dry-bulk cargoes. As of February 22, 2013, it owned or operated 841 inland tank barges, 253 inland towboats, 81 coastal tank barges, 86 coastal tugboats, 8 offshore dry-cargo barge and tugboat units, and 1 docking tugboat. The company's Diesel Engine Services segment is involved in the overhaul and repair of medium-speed and high-speed diesel engines and reduction gears; sale of related parts used in marine and power generation applications; distribution and service of high-speed diesel engines and transmissions, pumps, and compression products; and manufacture of oilfield service equipment, including pressure pumping units used in land-based pressure pumping, oilfield service, power generation, and transportation applications. This segment serves inland and offshore barge operators; oilfield service providers; oil and gas operators and producers; compression companies; offshore fishing companies; marine and on-highway transportation companies; the United States Coast Guard and the United States Navy; and power generation, nuclear, and industrial companies. The company was formerly known as Kirby Exploration Company, Inc. and changed its name to Kirby Corporation in 1990 because of the changing emphasis of its business. Kirby Corporation was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Transport Freight Transport Petroleum Products Transportation Services Maritime Transport Shipping Water Transport Marine Transportation Oil And Gas Operators United States Navy Transportation Applications Agricultural Chemicals Diesel Engine Power Generation Applications
Is KEX a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 2 bullish, 1 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 94.05
52 Week Low 60.63
Average Volume 503,421
200-Day Moving Average 79.5464
50-Day Moving Average 70.0502
20-Day Moving Average 72.946
10-Day Moving Average 75.289
Average True Range 2.0821
ADX 26.11
+DI 32.7377
-DI 12.5495
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 72.2037
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 73.00630000000001
Upper Bollinger Band 79.3036
Lower Bollinger Band 66.5884
Percent B (%b) 0.82
BandWidth 17.430976
MACD Line 1.9429
MACD Signal Line 1.5814
MACD Histogram 0.3615
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 4.16 Billion
Num Shares 54 Million
EPS 2.18
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 35.33
Price-to-Sales 2.01
Price-to-Book 1.49
PEG Ratio 3.66
Dividend 0.00
Dividend Yield 0.00%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 79.25
Resistance 3 (R3) 79.48 78.96 78.87
Resistance 2 (R2) 78.96 78.39 78.85 78.75
Resistance 1 (R1) 77.99 78.04 77.73 77.76 78.62
Pivot Point 77.47 77.47 77.35 77.36 77.47
Support 1 (S1) 76.50 76.90 76.24 76.27 75.40
Support 2 (S2) 75.98 76.55 75.87 75.27
Support 3 (S3) 75.01 75.98 75.15
Support 4 (S4) 74.78