Technical Analysis for KEX - Kirby Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade B 79.48 0.49% 0.39
KEX closed up 0.49 percent on Thursday, April 18, 2019, on 1.4 times normal volume. The stock exhibited some range contraction during this trading session as price made an NR7 -- narrowest range of the last seven sessions. 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.

Earnings due: May 2

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

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 0.00%
NR7 Range Contraction 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 0.00%
Inside Day Range Contraction 0.00%
BB Squeeze Ended Range Expansion 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 0.49%
Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength 0.49%

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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: 3 bullish, 0 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 414,067
200-Day Moving Average 76.9443
50-Day Moving Average 75.712
20-Day Moving Average 76.8595
10-Day Moving Average 77.93
Average True Range 1.5677
ADX 17.63
+DI 27.8448
-DI 14.4355
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 75.6269
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 78.7931
Upper Bollinger Band 79.6947
Lower Bollinger Band 74.0243
Percent B (%b) 0.96
BandWidth 7.377618
MACD Line 1.1151
MACD Signal Line 0.8648
MACD Histogram 0.2503
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 4.29 Billion
Num Shares 54 Million
EPS 2.18
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 36.46
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) 80.52
Resistance 3 (R3) 80.50 80.15 80.34
Resistance 2 (R2) 80.15 79.88 80.15 80.28
Resistance 1 (R1) 79.81 79.72 79.98 79.83 80.23
Pivot Point 79.46 79.46 79.54 79.46 79.46
Support 1 (S1) 79.12 79.19 79.29 79.14 78.73
Support 2 (S2) 78.77 79.03 78.77 78.68
Support 3 (S3) 78.43 78.77 78.62
Support 4 (S4) 78.45