Technical Analysis for LH - Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade C 167.77 -0.77% -1.31
LH closed down 0.77 percent on Tuesday, December 10, 2019, on 72 percent of normal volume. It was able to bounce off of its 200 day moving average, an important long-term support line. The stock fell below its 50 day moving average, damaging its intermediate-term outlook by crossing under that important trendline.

Trend Table & Recent Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Up Flat Down
See historical LH trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish 0.00%
200 DMA Support Bullish 0.00%
Cup with Handle Other 0.00%
Gapped Down Weakness 0.00%
Lower Bollinger Band Touch Weakness 0.00%
Fell Below 20 DMA Bearish -0.77%
Cup with Handle Other -0.77%
Multiple of Ten Bearish Other -0.77%
Gapped Down Weakness -0.77%
MACD Bearish Signal Line Cross Bearish -2.28%
Older signals for LH ...

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Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings operates as an independent clinical laboratory company worldwide. It offers a range of clinical laboratory tests, including blood chemistry analyses, urinalyses, blood cell counts, thyroid tests, Pap tests, HIV tests, HCV tests, microbiology cultures and procedures, and alcohol and other substance-abuse tests. The company provides clinical laboratory tests that are used by the medical profession in routine testing, patient diagnosis, and in the monitoring and treatment of diseases. It also offers specialty testing operations, such as oncology testing, HIV genotyping and phenotyping, diagnostic genetics, cardiovascular disease risk assessment, clinical trials, allergy, women's health, identity, forensics, infectious disease, and occupational testing. The company provides its services through a sales force to the physicians, hospitals, managed care organizations, governmental agencies, employers, pharmaceutical companies, and other independent clinical laboratories. It operates a national network of 50 primary laboratories and approximately 1,800 patient service centers, as well as branches and STAT laboratories. Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings has collaboration with university, hospital and academic institutions, such as Duke University, The Johns Hopkins University, the University of Minnesota, and Yale University to license and commercialize new diagnostic tests. The company was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Burlington, North Carolina.
Medicine Pharmaceutical Diseases Diagnostic Tests Medical Tests Allergy HIV Cardiovascular Disease HIV/Aids Infectious Disease Genotyping HCV Medical Laboratory Diagnosis Of Hiv/Aids Innogenetics Yale University

Is LH a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 178.44
52 Week Low 119.38
Average Volume 544,277
200-Day Moving Average 164.88
50-Day Moving Average 167.99
20-Day Moving Average 170.53
10-Day Moving Average 171.36
Average True Range 2.89
ADX 14.58
+DI 16.37
-DI 32.11
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 165.70
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 172.12
Upper Bollinger Band 174.60
Lower Bollinger Band 166.46
Percent B (%b) 0.16
BandWidth 4.77
MACD Line 0.61
MACD Signal Line 1.05
MACD Histogram -0.4408
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 17.08 Billion
Num Shares 102 Million
EPS 7.14
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 23.50
Price-to-Sales 1.62
Price-to-Book 2.66
PEG Ratio 1.76
Dividend 0.00
Dividend Yield 0.00%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 175.53
Resistance 3 (R3) 174.95 171.78 174.23
Resistance 2 (R2) 171.78 169.81 172.07 173.80
Resistance 1 (R1) 169.78 168.59 170.78 170.36 173.37
Pivot Point 166.61 166.61 167.12 166.90 166.61
Support 1 (S1) 164.61 164.64 165.61 165.19 162.17
Support 2 (S2) 161.44 163.42 161.73 161.74
Support 3 (S3) 159.44 161.44 161.31
Support 4 (S4) 160.02