Technical Analysis for MTX - Minerals Technologies Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 53.66 0.77% 0.41
MTX closed up 1.18 percent on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, on 83 percent of normal volume. It ran into resistance at its 50 day moving average. 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 Down Flat Up
See historical MTX trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Jan 16 50 DMA Resistance Bearish 0.77%
Jan 16 Weak + Overbought Other 0.77%
Jan 16 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.77%
Jan 15 Stochastic Sell Signal Bearish 1.96%
Jan 15 MACD Bullish Centerline Cross Bullish 1.96%
Jan 15 Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 1.96%
Jan 15 NR7 Range Contraction 1.96%
Jan 15 Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 1.96%
Jan 15 Weak + Overbought Other 1.96%
Jan 15 Weak, Overbought and Reversal Signs Reversal 1.96%

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Profile
Minerals Technologies Inc., a resource and technology based company, develops, produces and markets a range of specialty mineral, mineral-based, and synthetic mineral products; and supporting systems and services worldwide. It operates in two segments, Specialty Minerals and Refractories. The Specialty Minerals segment produces and sells synthetic mineral product precipitated calcium carbonate; and processed mineral product quicklime. It also mines mineral ores; and processes and sells natural mineral products, primarily limestone and talc. This segment's products are used in the paper, building materials, paint and coatings, glass, ceramic, polymer, food, automotive, and pharmaceutical industries. The Refractories segment produces and markets monolithic and shaped refractory materials and specialty products, services, and application and measurement equipment; and calcium metal and metallurgical wire products. This segment's products are primarily used in high-temperature applications in the steel, non-ferrous metal, and glass industries. The company markets its products primarily through its direct sales force, as well as regional distributors. Minerals Technologies Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
Is MTX a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 0 bullish, 2 bearish and 3 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicators
Indicator Value
52 Week High 80.8
52 Week Low 47.07
Average Volume 157,063
200-Day Moving Average 65.4538
50-Day Moving Average 53.4136
20-Day Moving Average 51.1985
10-Day Moving Average 52.388
Average True Range 1.7779
ADX 17.73
+DI 22.1525
-DI 17.2696
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 48.9863
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 52.4037
Upper Bollinger Band 54.4466
Lower Bollinger Band 47.9504
Percent B (%b) 0.82
BandWidth 12.688262
MACD Line 0.1051
MACD Signal Line -0.3749
MACD Histogram 0.48
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 1.87 Billion
Num Shares 35.1 Million
EPS 4.40
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 12.10
Price-to-Sales 1.58
Price-to-Book 2.29
PEG Ratio 1.98
Dividend 0.20
Dividend Yield 0.38%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 55.59
Resistance 3 (R3) 55.57 54.76 55.20
Resistance 2 (R2) 54.76 54.17 54.78 55.07
Resistance 1 (R1) 54.01 53.80 54.39 54.03 54.94
Pivot Point 53.20 53.20 53.39 53.22 53.20
Support 1 (S1) 52.45 52.61 52.83 52.47 51.56
Support 2 (S2) 51.64 52.24 51.66 51.43
Support 3 (S3) 50.89 51.64 51.30
Support 4 (S4) 50.91