Technical Analysis for LHCG - LHC Group

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 113.37 0.37% 0.42
LHCG closed up 0.37 percent on Tuesday, March 19, 2019, on 83 percent of 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.

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

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Mar 19 New 52 Week Closing High Bullish 0.00%
Mar 19 NR7 Range Contraction 0.00%
Mar 19 Doji - Bearish? Reversal 0.00%
Mar 19 BB Squeeze Ended Range Expansion 0.00%
Mar 19 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Mar 19 Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
Mar 18 Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 0.37%
Mar 18 Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength 0.37%
Mar 18 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.37%
Mar 15 MACD Bullish Signal Line Cross Bullish 2.14%

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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
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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 114.22
52 Week Low 59.21
Average Volume 259,724
200-Day Moving Average 96.435
50-Day Moving Average 107.0558
20-Day Moving Average 109.429
10-Day Moving Average 109.675
Average True Range 3.2174
ADX 18.3
+DI 26.136
-DI 12.3142
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 104.5678
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 109.6322
Upper Bollinger Band 113.6774
Lower Bollinger Band 105.1806
Percent B (%b) 0.96
BandWidth 7.764669
MACD Line 1.2755
MACD Signal Line 0.9413
MACD Histogram 0.3341
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 2.08 Billion
Num Shares 18.3 Million
EPS 2.26
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 50.16
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) 116.19
Resistance 3 (R3) 116.04 114.94 115.72
Resistance 2 (R2) 114.94 114.23 115.02 115.56
Resistance 1 (R1) 114.16 113.78 113.61 114.31 115.41
Pivot Point 113.06 113.06 112.79 113.14 113.06
Support 1 (S1) 112.28 112.35 111.73 112.43 111.33
Support 2 (S2) 111.18 111.90 111.26 111.18
Support 3 (S3) 110.40 111.18 111.02
Support 4 (S4) 110.55