Technical Analysis for LH - Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 173.76 -0.37% -0.65
LH closed down 0.37 percent on Wednesday, February 21, 2018, on 72 percent of 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.
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Trend Table & Recent Alerts
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Strong Up Up Up
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Feb 21 Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength 0.00%
Feb 21 Wide Bands Range Expansion 0.00%
Feb 21 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Feb 20 Inside Day Range Contraction -0.37%
Feb 20 Wide Bands Range Expansion -0.37%
Feb 16 MACD Bullish Signal Line Cross Bullish -2.27%
Feb 16 Wide Bands Range Expansion -2.27%
Feb 16 Overbought Stochastic Strength -2.27%
Feb 16 Up 3 Days in a Row Strength -2.27%
Feb 16 Up 4 Days in a Row Strength -2.27%

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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.
Is LH a Buy, Sell or Hold?
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Summary: Counts: 4 bullish, 0 bearish and 1 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicators
Indicator Value
52 Week High 181.715
52 Week Low 134.19
Average Volume 598,232
200-Day Moving Average 155.1478
50-Day Moving Average 167.6824
20-Day Moving Average 172.297
10-Day Moving Average 171.531
Average True Range 3.9101
ADX 26.64
+DI 27.16
-DI 19.24
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 169.9847
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 172.0103
Upper Bollinger Band 180.3592
Lower Bollinger Band 164.2348
Percent B (%b) 0.59
BandWidth 9.358491
MACD Line 1.4676
MACD Signal Line 1.3109
MACD Histogram 0.1568
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 17.69 Billion
Num Shares 102 Million
EPS 7.14
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 24.34
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) 177.95
Resistance 3 (R3) 178.41 177.48 177.25
Resistance 2 (R2) 177.48 176.41 177.25 177.01
Resistance 1 (R1) 175.62 175.76 175.16 175.16 176.78
Pivot Point 174.69 174.69 174.46 174.46 174.69
Support 1 (S1) 172.83 173.62 172.37 172.37 170.74
Support 2 (S2) 171.90 172.97 171.67 170.51
Support 3 (S3) 170.04 171.90 170.27
Support 4 (S4) 169.58