Technical Analysis for NANO - Nanometrics Incorporated

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade F 29.41 2.87% 0.82
NANO closed up 2.87 percent on Friday, January 18, 2019, on 1.15 times 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.

Earnings due: Feb 5

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

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Jan 18 50 DMA Resistance Bearish 0.00%
Jan 18 Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Jan 18 Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength 0.00%
Jan 18 Weak + Overbought Other 0.00%
Jan 18 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Jan 18 Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
Jan 17 NR7 Range Contraction 2.87%
Jan 17 NR7-2 Range Contraction 2.87%
Jan 17 Overbought Stochastic Strength 2.87%
Jan 16 NR7 Range Contraction 3.34%

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Nanometrics Incorporated provides high-performance process control metrology and inspection systems used primarily in the fabrication of integrated circuits, high-brightness LEDs, discrete components, and data storage devices in the United States, Japan, South Korea, and internationally. It offers automated metrology systems that provide optical critical dimension, thin film metrology, and wafer stress for transistor and interconnect metrology applications; and the Lynx cluster metrology platform for use in wafer metrology applications, including optical critical dimension, overlay, and thin film process control. The company's automated and integrated systems are also used in various process control applications, including dimension and film thickness measurement, device topography, defect inspection, and overlay registration, as well as used in the analysis of other film properties, such as optical, electrical, and material characteristics. Its process control solutions are deployed in the fabrication process from front-end-of-line substrate manufacturing to high-volume production of semiconductors and other devices, and to wafer-scale packaging applications. The company sells its metrology and inspection systems directly and through original equipment manufacturer channels to semiconductor manufacturers and equipment suppliers, and producers of high-brightness-LEDs, solar photovoltaics, data storage devices, silicon wafers, and photomasks. Nanometrics Incorporated was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Milpitas, California.
Is NANO 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.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 48.26
52 Week Low 22.075
Average Volume 174,826
200-Day Moving Average 34.4978
50-Day Moving Average 29.5078
20-Day Moving Average 27.7635
10-Day Moving Average 28.481
Average True Range 1.0364
ADX 18.54
+DI 22.9205
-DI 16.0043
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 26.7508
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 28.6292
Upper Bollinger Band 29.611
Lower Bollinger Band 25.916
Percent B (%b) 0.95
BandWidth 13.308841
MACD Line -0.0819
MACD Signal Line -0.389
MACD Histogram 0.3071
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 749.8 Million
Num Shares 25.5 Million
EPS 1.88
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 15.64
Price-to-Sales 2.95
Price-to-Book 2.69
PEG Ratio 2.05
Dividend 0.00
Dividend Yield 0.00%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 31.44
Resistance 3 (R3) 31.36 30.61 31.10
Resistance 2 (R2) 30.61 30.09 30.65 30.98
Resistance 1 (R1) 30.01 29.78 30.31 30.09 30.87
Pivot Point 29.26 29.26 29.41 29.30 29.26
Support 1 (S1) 28.66 28.74 28.96 28.74 27.95
Support 2 (S2) 27.91 28.43 27.95 27.84
Support 3 (S3) 27.31 27.91 27.72
Support 4 (S4) 27.39