Technical Analysis for NWLI - National Western Life Insurance Company

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade C 319.15 -0.02% -0.05
NWLI closed down 0.02 percent on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, on 1.44 times normal volume. The price action carved out a bearish shooting star candlestick pattern. That may indicate a downside reversal. Look for price to trade beneath the low of the shooting star 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.

Earnings due: May 8

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

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Apr 18 Shooting Star Candlestick Bearish 0.00%
Apr 18 Lizard Bearish Bearish Day Trade Setup 0.00%
Apr 18 Doji - Bearish? Reversal 0.00%
Apr 18 Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 0.00%
Apr 18 Outside Day Range Expansion 0.00%
Apr 18 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Apr 18 Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
Apr 17 NR7 Range Contraction -0.02%
Apr 17 Wide Bands Range Expansion -0.02%
Apr 17 Overbought Stochastic Strength -0.02%

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National Western Life Insurance Company provides life insurance products for the savings and protection needs of policyholders, and for the asset accumulation and retirement needs of annuity contract holders primarily in the United States, the Pacific Rim, and Eastern Europe. It operates through Domestic Life Insurance, International Life Insurance, and Annuities segments. The company offers a portfolio of individual whole life, universal life, and term insurance plans, as well as annuities, including supplementary riders. Its life products comprise universal life insurance and interest-sensitive whole life, as well as traditional products, such as term insurance coverage; and annuity products consist of flexible premium and single premium deferred annuities, equity-indexed annuities, and single premium immediate annuities. The company markets and distributes its insurance products primarily through independent national marketing organizations. It also engages in small real estate, nursing home, and other investment operations. The company was founded in 1956 and is based in Austin, Texas.
Is NWLI 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 367.6244
52 Week Low 276.0
Average Volume 9,780
200-Day Moving Average 332.8412
50-Day Moving Average 309.7576
20-Day Moving Average 309.764
10-Day Moving Average 314.611
Average True Range 6.0198
ADX 22.11
+DI 27.47
-DI 12.57
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 304.6106
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 317.1594
Upper Bollinger Band 322.4145
Lower Bollinger Band 297.1135
Percent B (%b) 0.87
BandWidth 8.167831
MACD Line 1.8476
MACD Signal Line 0.2304
MACD Histogram 1.6172
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 1.16 Billion
Num Shares 3.64 Million
EPS 29.25
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 10.91
Price-to-Sales 1.66
Price-to-Book 0.74
PEG Ratio 0.00
Dividend 0.36
Dividend Yield 0.11%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 325.68
Resistance 3 (R3) 326.12 324.40 324.59
Resistance 2 (R2) 324.40 322.73 324.17 324.22
Resistance 1 (R1) 321.77 321.71 323.09 321.33 323.86
Pivot Point 320.05 320.05 320.70 319.82 320.05
Support 1 (S1) 317.42 318.38 318.74 316.98 314.44
Support 2 (S2) 315.70 317.36 315.47 314.08
Support 3 (S3) 313.07 315.70 313.71
Support 4 (S4) 312.63