Technical Analysis for OTTR - Otter Tail Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade F 43.55 4.09% 1.71
OTTR closed up 4.09 percent on Friday, June 5, 2020, on 1.73 times normal volume. The stock rose above its 50 day moving average, improving its intermediate-term outlook by crossing above that important trendline. 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
Historical OTTR trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Crossed Above 50 DMA Bullish 0.00%
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength 0.00%
Weak + Overbought Other 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish 4.09%
Crossed Above 50 DMA Bullish 1.00%
Weak + Overbought Other 1.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 1.00%
Stochastic Sell Signal Bearish 3.57%

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Otter Tail Corporation engages in electric and nonelectric operations primarily in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. It operates in four segments: Electric, Manufacturing, Construction, and Plastics. The Electric segment engages in the production, transmission, distribution, and sale of electric energy in Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota. This segment serves approximately 129,000 customers. It is also a wholesale participant in the Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator markets, as well as provides technical and engineering services primarily in North Dakota and Minnesota. The Manufacturing segment provides metal components primarily for the recreational vehicle, agricultural, lawn and garden, industrial equipment, health and fitness, and enclosure industries; and parts for off-road equipment, mining machinery, oil fields and offshore oil rigs, wind industry components, broadcast antennae, and farm equipment for equipment manufacturers. It also manufactures and sells thermoformed products for the horticulture industry, as well as produces products, such as clamshell packing, blister packs, returnable pallets, and handling trays for shipping and storing odd-shaped or difficult-to-handle parts for other industries. The Construction segment provides mechanical and prime contracting services for water and wastewater treatment plants, power generation plants, hospital and pharmaceutical facilities, and other industrial and manufacturing projects; and electrical design and construction services for the industrial, commercial, and municipal business markets. The Plastics segment manufactures and sells polyvinyl chloride pipes for municipal water, rural water, wastewater, storm drainage systems, and other uses. The company was formerly known as Otter Tail Power Company and changed its name to Otter Tail Corporation in 2001. Otter Tail Corporation was founded in 1907 and is headquartered in Fergus Falls, Minnesota.
Mining Machinery Industrial Equipment Construction Services Minnesota Wastewater Treatment Oil Fields Midwestern United States Electric Energy Farm Equipment Metal Components Off Road Equipment Storm Drainage Systems

Is OTTR 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 57.74
52 Week Low 30.9547
Average Volume 141,714
200-Day Moving Average 49.28
50-Day Moving Average 43.11
20-Day Moving Average 41.52
10-Day Moving Average 42.50
Average True Range 1.85
ADX 13.34
+DI 26.05
-DI 24.44
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 39.52
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 42.26
Upper Bollinger Band 44.53
Lower Bollinger Band 38.52
Percent B (%b) 0.84
BandWidth 14.48
MACD Line -0.02
MACD Signal Line -0.33
MACD Histogram 0.3097
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 1.73 Billion
Num Shares 39.7 Million
EPS 1.74
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 25.03
Price-to-Sales 2.23
Price-to-Book 2.66
PEG Ratio 5.08
Dividend 1.28
Dividend Yield 2.94%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 46.45
Resistance 3 (R3) 46.41 45.41 45.96
Resistance 2 (R2) 45.41 44.67 45.43 45.80
Resistance 1 (R1) 44.48 44.22 44.95 44.52 45.64
Pivot Point 43.48 43.48 43.71 43.50 43.48
Support 1 (S1) 42.55 42.74 43.02 42.59 41.46
Support 2 (S2) 41.55 42.29 41.57 41.30
Support 3 (S3) 40.62 41.55 41.14
Support 4 (S4) 40.66