Technical Analysis for MKSI - MKS Instruments, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 88.45 -2.56% -2.32
MKSI closed down 2.56 percent on Monday, March 25, 2019, on 1.83 times 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.

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

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Mar 25 Multiple of Ten Bearish Other 0.00%
Mar 25 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Mar 22 Calm After Storm Range Contraction -2.56%
Mar 22 Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength -2.56%
Mar 22 Inside Day Range Contraction -2.56%
Mar 22 Overbought Stochastic Strength -2.56%
Mar 22 Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength -2.56%
Mar 21 New Uptrend Bullish -4.45%
Mar 21 Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup -4.45%
Mar 21 Wide Range Bar Range Expansion -4.45%

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MKS Instruments, Inc. provides instruments, subsystems, and process control solutions that measure, control, power, monitor, and analyze critical parameters of advanced manufacturing processes to improve process performance and productivity of advanced manufacturing processes. The company operates through four segments: Advanced Manufacturing Capital Equipment, Analytical Solutions Group, Europe Region Sales & Service, and Asia Region Sales & Service. It offers instruments and control systems, such as pressure measurement and control, materials delivery, and control products; and power and reactive gas products, including power delivery and reactive gas generation products used in semiconductor and other thin film applications, including solar and in medical imaging equipment applications. The company's vacuum products consist of vacuum technology products, including vacuum containment components, vacuum gauges, vacuum valves, effluent management subsystems and custom stainless steel chambers, vessels and pharmaceutical process equipment hardware, and housings. It also provides gas composition analysis products, such as mass spectrometry-based gas composition analysis instruments, and fourier transform infra-red based gas composition analysis products used in various industries, including the engine development, environmental emissions monitoring, air safety monitoring, and semiconductor industries. In addition, the company designs software products, including the design of experiment and analysis software for analyzing large and complex data sets focusing on manufacturing processes for the pharmaceutical, biotech, and other industries. Further, it builds precision machined components and electromechanical assemblies for the analytical instrument, scientific, semiconductor, and medical industries. MKS Instruments, Inc. was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Andover, Massachusetts.
Technology Semiconductor Control Systems Medical Imaging Process Control Control Products Agilent Technologies Gases Manufacturing Processes Process Control Solutions Ultrapure Water Vacuum
Is MKSI a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
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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.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 122.77
52 Week Low 56.37
Average Volume 619,421
200-Day Moving Average 82.9056
50-Day Moving Average 81.6404
20-Day Moving Average 84.295
10-Day Moving Average 86.387
Average True Range 2.6602
ADX 27.46
+DI 36.2141
-DI 20.552
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 85.7394
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 85.3994
Upper Bollinger Band 92.2584
Lower Bollinger Band 76.3316
Percent B (%b) 0.76
BandWidth 18.894122
MACD Line 2.2599
MACD Signal Line 1.5841
MACD Histogram 0.6758
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 4.8 Billion
Num Shares 54.3 Million
EPS 4.81
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 18.39
Price-to-Sales 3.37
Price-to-Book 4.02
PEG Ratio 0.54
Dividend 0.70
Dividend Yield 0.79%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 93.56
Resistance 3 (R3) 93.89 92.53 92.71
Resistance 2 (R2) 92.53 91.23 92.36 92.42
Resistance 1 (R1) 90.49 90.42 89.81 90.15 92.14
Pivot Point 89.12 89.12 88.78 88.95 89.12
Support 1 (S1) 87.08 87.82 86.40 86.75 84.76
Support 2 (S2) 85.72 87.02 85.55 84.48
Support 3 (S3) 83.68 85.72 84.19
Support 4 (S4) 83.34