Technical Analysis for MSA - Mine Safety Appliances Company

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 112.37 1.02% 1.13
MSA closed up 1.02 percent on Thursday, July 2, 2020, on 57 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. It ran into resistance at its 50 day moving average.
Earnings due: Jul 22
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Trend Table & Recent Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Down Down Up
Historical MSA trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
20 DMA Resistance Bearish 0.00%
50 DMA Resistance Bearish 0.00%
Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 0.00%
NR7 Range Contraction 0.00%
Inside Day Range Contraction 0.00%
Fell Below 20 DMA Bearish 1.02%
Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish 1.02%
Crossed Above 20 DMA Bullish -1.81%
Crossed Above 50 DMA Bullish -1.81%
MACD Bullish Signal Line Cross Bullish -1.81%

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Mine Safety Appliances Company develops, manufactures, and supplies products that protect people's health and safety worldwide. Its safety products integrate a combination of electronics, mechanical systems, and materials to protect users against hazardous or life threatening situations in the oil and gas, fire service, mining, construction, and other industries, as well as in the military. The company offers respiratory protection products, including self contained breathing apparatus, and air-purifying and escape respirators to protect against the harmful effects of contamination caused by dust, gases, fumes, volatile chemicals, sprays, micro-organisms, fibers, and other contaminants; and portable and fixed gas detection instruments comprising single-and multi-gas hand-held detectors, multi-point permanently installed gas detection systems, and flame detectors and open-path infrared gas detectors to detect the presence or absence of various gases in the air. It also provides thermal imaging cameras for the fire service market to detect sources of heat in order to locate downed firefighters and other people trapped inside burning or smoke-filled structures; and head, eye, face, and hearing protection products comprising industrial hard hats, fire helmets, ballistic helmets, hearing protection products, non-prescription protective eyewear, and face shields for work environments where hazards present dangers, such as dust, flying particles, metal fragments, chemicals, extreme glare, and optical radiation. In addition, it offers fall protection equipment, such as confined space equipment, harnesses, fall arrest equipment, lanyards, and lifelines for construction and plant workers, and people working at height; and consumer and contractor safety products. The company serves industrial and military end-users, distributors, and retail consumers. Mine Safety Appliances Company was founded in 1914 and is headquartered in Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania.
Mining Electronics Oil And Gas Chemicals Equipment Radiation Protection Products Safety Safety Products Mechanical Systems Retail Consumers Detectors Safety Equipment Thermal Imaging Cameras

Is MSA a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 142.34
52 Week Low 83.57
Average Volume 348,193
200-Day Moving Average 118.56
50-Day Moving Average 113.95
20-Day Moving Average 112.60
10-Day Moving Average 109.57
Average True Range 4.35
ADX 14.64
+DI 22.38
-DI 25.37
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 111.36
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 115.19
Upper Bollinger Band 122.66
Lower Bollinger Band 102.54
Percent B (%b) 0.49
BandWidth 17.88
MACD Line -1.21
MACD Signal Line -1.43
MACD Histogram 0.2285
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 4.28 Billion
Num Shares 38.1 Million
EPS 1.99
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 56.47
Price-to-Sales 2.78
Price-to-Book 5.26
PEG Ratio 1.67
Dividend 1.40
Dividend Yield 1.25%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 115.61
Resistance 3 (R3) 115.80 114.91 115.07
Resistance 2 (R2) 114.91 114.08 114.82 114.89
Resistance 1 (R1) 113.64 113.58 113.20 113.45 114.71
Pivot Point 112.75 112.75 112.53 112.66 112.75
Support 1 (S1) 111.48 111.92 111.04 111.29 110.03
Support 2 (S2) 110.59 111.42 110.50 109.85
Support 3 (S3) 109.32 110.59 109.67
Support 4 (S4) 109.13