Technical Analysis for MKSI - MKS Instruments, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade B 72.59 1.47% 1.05
MKSI closed up 1.47 percent on Thursday, January 17, 2019, on 79 percent of normal volume. 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.

Earnings due: Jan 30

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

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Jan 17 180 Bullish Setup Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Jan 17 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Jan 16 NR7 Range Contraction 1.47%
Jan 16 Overbought Stochastic Strength 1.47%
Jan 15 50 DMA Support Bullish 1.34%
Jan 15 Outside Day Range Expansion 1.34%
Jan 15 Overbought Stochastic Strength 1.34%
Jan 14 Stochastic Sell Signal Bearish 1.61%
Jan 14 50 DMA Support Bullish 1.61%
Jan 14 NR7 Range Contraction 1.61%

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Profile
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.
Is MKSI a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 2 bullish, 1 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicators
Indicator Value
52 Week High 128.279
52 Week Low 56.37
Average Volume 586,649
200-Day Moving Average 89.5121
50-Day Moving Average 70.0484
20-Day Moving Average 66.5165
10-Day Moving Average 70.626
Average True Range 2.9174
ADX 21.66
+DI 25.4898
-DI 17.0808
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 64.9978
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 65.1222
Upper Bollinger Band 75.948
Lower Bollinger Band 57.085
Percent B (%b) 0.82
BandWidth 28.358377
MACD Line 0.9911
MACD Signal Line -0.0609
MACD Histogram 1.052
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 3.94 Billion
Num Shares 54.3 Million
EPS 4.81
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 15.09
Price-to-Sales 3.37
Price-to-Book 4.02
PEG Ratio 0.54
Dividend 0.70
Dividend Yield 0.96%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 76.12
Resistance 3 (R3) 75.89 74.48 75.53
Resistance 2 (R2) 74.48 73.59 74.60 75.33
Resistance 1 (R1) 73.54 73.03 74.01 73.77 75.14
Pivot Point 72.13 72.13 72.37 72.25 72.13
Support 1 (S1) 71.19 71.24 71.66 71.42 70.04
Support 2 (S2) 69.78 70.68 69.90 69.85
Support 3 (S3) 68.84 69.78 69.65
Support 4 (S4) 69.07