Technical Analysis for LHCG - LHC Group

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 118.25 -0.39% -0.46
LHCG closed down 0.39 percent on Friday, May 17, 2019, on 1.37 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. 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 Up Up Up
See historical LHCG trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
New Uptrend Bullish 0.00%
NR7 Range Contraction 0.00%
Multiple of Ten Bearish Other 0.00%
Inside Day Range Contraction 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
New 52 Week Closing High Bullish -0.39%
New 52 Week High Strength -0.39%
Multiple of Ten Bearish Other -0.39%
Overbought Stochastic Strength -0.39%
Up 3 Days in a Row Strength -0.39%

Older signals for LHCG ...

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Profile
LHC Group, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides post-acute continuum of care primarily for Medicare beneficiaries in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Home-Based Services and Facility-Based Services. The Home-Based Services segment provides home nursing services, including wound care and dressing changes, cardiac rehabilitation, infusion therapy, pain management, pharmaceutical administration, skilled observation and assessment, patient education, skilled nursing, and medically-oriented social services, as well as physical, occupational, and speech therapy. This segment also offers hospice services, including pain and symptom management accompanied by palliative medication, emotional and spiritual support, inpatient and respite care, homemaker services, dietary counseling, family bereavement counseling, and social worker visits. It offers home-based services through home nursing agencies and hospices. The Facility-Based Services segment operates long-term acute care hospitals that provide treatment for patients with severe medical conditions who require a high-level of care and frequent monitoring by physicians and other clinical personnel, and to be treated in a non-acute setting. As of December 31, 2012, it owned and operated 274 home-based service locations with 232 home nursing agency locations, 32 hospices, 3 specialty agencies, and 4 private duty agencies, as well as managed 3 home nursing agencies; and facility-based service locations, including 6 long-term acute care hospitals, 1 pharmacy, and 1 family health center. The company has operations in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia, and Washington. LHC Group, Inc. was founded in 1994 and is based in Lafayette, Louisiana.
Health Medicare Pain Management Nursing Counseling Hospice Services Hospice Palliative Care Speech Therapy
Is LHCG a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
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 120.69
52 Week Low 73.09
Average Volume 260,175
200-Day Moving Average 101.6967
50-Day Moving Average 110.218
20-Day Moving Average 112.296
10-Day Moving Average 115.362
Average True Range 3.5266
ADX 25.33
+DI 28.4036
-DI 11.1511
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 110.1102
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 109.1098
Upper Bollinger Band 121.2575
Lower Bollinger Band 103.3345
Percent B (%b) 0.83
BandWidth 15.960497
MACD Line 2.5014
MACD Signal Line 1.8383
MACD Histogram 0.6631
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 2.16 Billion
Num Shares 18.3 Million
EPS 2.26
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 52.32
Price-to-Sales 1.29
Price-to-Book 2.89
PEG Ratio 2.06
Dividend 0.00
Dividend Yield 0.00%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 122.17
Resistance 3 (R3) 122.38 121.28 121.51
Resistance 2 (R2) 121.28 120.29 121.18 121.29
Resistance 1 (R1) 119.77 119.67 120.53 119.56 121.08
Pivot Point 118.67 118.67 119.05 118.57 118.67
Support 1 (S1) 117.16 117.68 117.92 116.95 115.42
Support 2 (S2) 116.06 117.06 115.96 115.21
Support 3 (S3) 114.55 116.06 114.99
Support 4 (S4) 114.34