Technical Analysis for LH - Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 137.7 1.80% 2.44
LH closed up 1.8 percent on Friday, January 18, 2019, on approximately 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.

Earnings due: Feb 5

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Strong Down Down Up
See historical LH trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Jan 18 Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup 0.00%
Jan 18 Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 0.00%
Jan 18 Weak + Overbought Other 0.00%
Jan 18 Above Upper BB Strength 0.00%
Jan 18 Gapped Up Strength 0.00%
Jan 18 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Jan 18 Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
Jan 17 Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup 1.80%
Jan 17 New Uptrend Bullish 1.80%
Jan 17 Weak + Overbought Other 1.80%

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Profile
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.
Is LH 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.
Indicators
Indicator Value
52 Week High 190.355
52 Week Low 119.38
Average Volume 1,077,822
200-Day Moving Average 167.1531
50-Day Moving Average 143.5102
20-Day Moving Average 128.263
10-Day Moving Average 131.663
Average True Range 3.5265
ADX 33.91
+DI 25.0534
-DI 20.2577
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 127.2405
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 129.9595
Upper Bollinger Band 136.6616
Lower Bollinger Band 119.8644
Percent B (%b) 1.06
BandWidth 13.095905
MACD Line -1.7423
MACD Signal Line -3.9559
MACD Histogram 2.2136
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 14.02 Billion
Num Shares 102 Million
EPS 7.14
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 19.29
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) 140.31
Resistance 3 (R3) 140.06 138.94 139.88
Resistance 2 (R2) 138.94 138.28 139.07 139.73
Resistance 1 (R1) 138.32 137.86 138.63 138.57 139.58
Pivot Point 137.20 137.20 137.36 137.33 137.20
Support 1 (S1) 136.58 136.54 136.89 136.83 135.82
Support 2 (S2) 135.46 136.12 135.59 135.67
Support 3 (S3) 134.84 135.46 135.53
Support 4 (S4) 135.09