Technical Analysis for PLAB - Photronics, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
B 21.67 -0.51% -0.11
PLAB closed up 1.82 percent on Friday, June 2, 2023, on 1.17 times normal volume. The stock exhibited some range contraction during this trading session as price made an NR7 -- narrowest range of the last seven sessions. 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 EOD Trading Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Strong Up Up Up

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Calm After Storm Range Contraction -0.51%
NR7 Range Contraction -0.51%
Wide Bands Range Expansion -0.51%
Gapped Up Strength -0.51%
Overbought Stochastic Strength -0.51%
Up 3 Days in a Row Strength -0.51%
Calm After Storm Range Contraction 1.31%
Wide Bands Range Expansion 1.31%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 1.31%
180 Bullish Setup Bullish Swing Setup 2.07%

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Alert Time
60 Minute Opening Range Breakout 21 minutes ago
Down 1 ATR about 2 hours ago
Down 3% about 2 hours ago
Fell Below Previous Day's Low about 2 hours ago
Gap Down Partially Closed about 2 hours ago

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Photronics, Inc. Description

Photronics, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the manufacture and sale of photomasks in North America, Asia, and Europe. Photomasks are high precision photographic quartz plates containing microscopic images of electronic circuits. It offers photomasks for use as an element in the manufacture of semiconductors and flat panel displays (FPDs), as well as for use as masters to transfer circuit patterns onto semiconductor wafers and flat panel substrates during the fabrication of integrated circuits, FPDs, and other types of electrical and optical components. The company sells and markets its photomasks to semiconductor designers, manufacturers, and foundries, as well as to other high performance electronics manufacturers primarily through its sales personnel and customer service representatives. Photronics, Inc. was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Brookfield, Connecticut.


Sector: Technology
Industry: Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
Keywords: Semiconductor Integrated Circuits Electronic Engineering Semiconductor Device Fabrication Electronics Manufacturers Wafer Flat Panel Display Electronic Circuit Quartz Semiconductor Fabrication Plant

Is PLAB a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
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200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 25.81
52 Week Low 13.86
Average Volume 482,397
200-Day Moving Average 17.15
50-Day Moving Average 16.31
20-Day Moving Average 17.69
10-Day Moving Average 19.71
Average True Range 0.76
RSI (14) 86.49
ADX 42.89
+DI 43.76
-DI 9.27
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs) 19.51
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs) 16.44
Upper Bollinger Bands 22.66
Lower Bollinger Band 12.73
Percent B (%b) 0.91
BandWidth 56.12
MACD Line 1.61
MACD Signal Line 1.09
MACD Histogram 0.5206
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 1.43 Billion
Num Shares 65.7 Million
EPS 0.57
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 38.55
Price-to-Sales 1.25
Price-to-Book 0.97
PEG Ratio 4.27
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 22.72
Resistance 3 (R3) 22.63 22.21 22.57
Resistance 2 (R2) 22.21 21.97 22.26 22.51
Resistance 1 (R1) 22.00 21.82 22.10 22.09 22.46
Pivot Point 21.58 21.58 21.64 21.63 21.58
Support 1 (S1) 21.37 21.34 21.48 21.47 21.10
Support 2 (S2) 20.95 21.19 21.00 21.05
Support 3 (S3) 20.74 20.95 20.99
Support 4 (S4) 20.84