Technical Analysis for MTX - Minerals Technologies Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade C 53.58 -0.65% -0.35
MTX closed down 0.65 percent on Wednesday, September 18, 2019, on 1.41 times normal volume. The price action carved out a bullish hammer (or hammer-like) candlestick pattern. That may indicate an upside reversal. Look for price to trade above the high of the hammer for confirmation. 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 Up Up
See historical MTX trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Hammer Candlestick Bullish 0.00%
Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Down 3 Days in a Row Weakness 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength -0.65%
Fell Below 200 DMA Bearish -2.07%
Slingshot Bullish Bullish Swing Setup -2.07%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength -2.07%
Overbought Stochastic Strength -2.07%
Stochastic Sell Signal Bearish -3.16%

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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.
Chemistry Mining Food Steel Materials Nature Paint Matter Measurement Equipment Pharmaceutical Industries Lime Non Ferrous Metal Ceramic Industrial Mineral Mineral Refractory
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: 1 bullish, 1 bearish and 3 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 70.55
52 Week Low 45.26
Average Volume 177,880
200-Day Moving Average 55.2026
50-Day Moving Average 50.7144
20-Day Moving Average 50.0715
10-Day Moving Average 52.781
Average True Range 1.5894
ADX 20.89
+DI 35.7917
-DI 21.9151
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 51.3518
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 50.0282
Upper Bollinger Band 56.4177
Lower Bollinger Band 43.7253
Percent B (%b) 0.78
BandWidth 25.348552
MACD Line 1.2355
MACD Signal Line 0.5405
MACD Histogram 0.6949
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 1.88 Billion
Num Shares 35.1 Million
EPS 4.40
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 12.18
Price-to-Sales 1.58
Price-to-Book 2.29
PEG Ratio 1.98
Dividend 0.20
Dividend Yield 0.37%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 55.22
Resistance 3 (R3) 55.13 54.49 54.94
Resistance 2 (R2) 54.49 54.08 54.54 54.85
Resistance 1 (R1) 54.04 53.82 53.72 54.13 54.76
Pivot Point 53.40 53.40 53.25 53.45 53.40
Support 1 (S1) 52.95 52.99 52.63 53.04 52.40
Support 2 (S2) 52.31 52.73 52.36 52.31
Support 3 (S3) 51.86 52.31 52.22
Support 4 (S4) 51.95