Technical Analysis for MKSI - MKS Instruments, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade C 76.57 3.95% 2.91
MKSI closed up 3.95 percent on Friday, August 16, 2019, on 80 percent of normal volume. Note that the stock is in oversold territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a bounce should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Down Down Up
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Stochastic Buy Signal Bullish 0.00%
Oversold Stochastic Weakness 0.00%
Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 3.95%
NR7 Range Contraction 3.95%
NR7-2 Range Contraction 3.95%
Oversold Stochastic Weakness 3.95%
Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 3.74%
NR7 Range Contraction 3.74%
Oversold Stochastic Weakness 3.74%
Oversold Stochastic Weakness 0.84%

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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?
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Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 0 bullish, 2 bearish and 3 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 103.86
52 Week Low 56.37
Average Volume 481,467
200-Day Moving Average 79.5862
50-Day Moving Average 78.0818
20-Day Moving Average 80.1615
10-Day Moving Average 74.619
Average True Range 2.8968
ADX 20.16
+DI 24.6751
-DI 22.8635
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 80.9846
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 80.90039999999999
Upper Bollinger Band 92.057
Lower Bollinger Band 68.266
Percent B (%b) 0.35
BandWidth 29.678836
MACD Line -1.5408
MACD Signal Line -0.8694
MACD Histogram -0.6713
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 4.16 Billion
Num Shares 54.3 Million
EPS 4.81
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 15.92
Price-to-Sales 3.37
Price-to-Book 4.02
PEG Ratio 0.54
Dividend 0.70
Dividend Yield 0.91%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 80.98
Resistance 3 (R3) 80.56 78.68 80.25
Resistance 2 (R2) 78.68 77.55 78.89 80.00
Resistance 1 (R1) 77.62 76.86 78.15 78.04 79.75
Pivot Point 75.74 75.74 76.00 75.95 75.74
Support 1 (S1) 74.68 74.61 75.21 75.10 73.39
Support 2 (S2) 72.80 73.92 73.01 73.14
Support 3 (S3) 71.74 72.80 72.90
Support 4 (S4) 72.16