Technical Analysis for NRG - NRG Energy, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade B 36.72 3.61% 1.28
NRG closed up 3.61 percent on Friday, June 5, 2020, on 1.43 times normal volume. The stock crossed above its 200 day moving average, improving its long-term outlook by crossing above that critical trendline. Due to the stock's strong uptrend, it may remain overbought for a while. So, if you're looking for a reason to sell, don't put too much weight on it being overbought.

Trend Table & Recent Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Strong Up Up Up
Historical NRG trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Crossed Above 200 DMA Bullish 0.00%
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Fell Below 200 DMA Bearish 3.61%
MACD Bearish Signal Line Cross Bearish 3.61%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 3.61%
Crossed Above 200 DMA Bullish 0.93%
Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 0.93%
NR7 Range Contraction 0.93%

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NRG Energy, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as an integrated wholesale power generation and retail electricity company. The company engages in the ownership, development, construction, expansion, modification, refurbishment, and operation of power generation facilities. It is also involved in the trading of energy, capacity, and related products; transacting in and trading of fuel and transportation services; and the supply of energy, services, and products to retail customers. In addition, the company engages in the investment, deployment, and commercialization of potentially disruptive technologies focused on the areas of distributed solar, solar thermal, and solar photovoltaic; and low or no greenhouse gases emitting energy generating sources, such as the fueling infrastructure for electric vehicle ecosystems. As of December 31, 2012, it operated 89 fossil fuel plants, 4 utility scale solar facilities, 4 wind farms, and distributed solar facilities with 45,105 megawatts (MW) of fossil fuel and nuclear generation capacity; and 1,270 MW of renewable generation capacity. Further, the company engages in the district energy business with steam and chilled water capacity of approximately 1,098 megawatts thermal equivalent. NRG Energy, Inc. was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Princeton, New Jersey.
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Is NRG 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 41.78
52 Week Low 19.54
Average Volume 2,997,139
200-Day Moving Average 36.12
50-Day Moving Average 32.24
20-Day Moving Average 34.82
10-Day Moving Average 36.05
Average True Range 1.26
ADX 26.5
+DI 28.20
-DI 17.04
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 33.30
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 34.48
Upper Bollinger Band 38.11
Lower Bollinger Band 31.54
Percent B (%b) 0.79
BandWidth 18.88
MACD Line 1.13
MACD Signal Line 1.15
MACD Histogram -0.023
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 11.62 Billion
Num Shares 316 Million
EPS -4.35
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio -8.44
Price-to-Sales 0.63
Price-to-Book 7.67
PEG Ratio 0.29
Dividend 0.12
Dividend Yield 0.33%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 38.81
Resistance 3 (R3) 38.68 37.87 38.46
Resistance 2 (R2) 37.87 37.34 37.93 38.34
Resistance 1 (R1) 37.29 37.01 37.58 37.42 38.23
Pivot Point 36.48 36.48 36.62 36.54 36.48
Support 1 (S1) 35.90 35.95 36.19 36.03 35.21
Support 2 (S2) 35.09 35.62 35.15 35.10
Support 3 (S3) 34.51 35.09 34.98
Support 4 (S4) 34.64