Technical Analysis for PRAA - Portfolio Recovery Associates, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 31.75 0.95% 0.30
PRAA closed up 0.95 percent on Friday, February 15, 2019, on 79 percent of 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. 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.

Earnings due: Feb 26

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Strong Down Up Up
See historical PRAA trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Feb 15 Shooting Star Candlestick Bearish 0.00%
Feb 15 Lizard Bearish Bearish Day Trade Setup 0.00%
Feb 15 Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Feb 15 Doji - Bearish? Reversal 0.00%
Feb 15 Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 0.00%
Feb 15 Above Upper BB Strength 0.00%
Feb 15 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Feb 15 Up 3 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%
Feb 15 Up 4 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%
Feb 15 Up 5 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%

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Portfolio Recovery Associates, Inc., a financial and business service company, engages in the purchase, collection, and management of portfolios of defaulted consumer receivables in the United States and the United Kingdom. It detects, collects, and processes unpaid and normal-course accounts receivables owed primarily to credit grantors, governments, retailers, and others. The company also acquires receivables of Visa and MasterCard credit cards, private label and other credit cards, installment loans, lines of credit, bankrupt accounts, deficiency balances of various types, legal judgments, and trade payables from various debt owners, including banks, credit unions, consumer finance companies, telecommunication providers, retailers, utilities, insurance companies, medical groups, hospitals, auto finance companies, and other debt buyers. In addition, it provides fee-based services comprising vehicle location, skip tracing, and collateral recovery services for auto lenders, governments, and law enforcement; revenue administration, audit, and debt discovery/recovery services for local government entities; and class action claims settlement recovery and related payment processing services. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Norfolk, Virginia.
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Is PRAA a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 2 bullish, 2 bearish and 1 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 43.75
52 Week Low 22.62
Average Volume 308,286
200-Day Moving Average 34.6006
50-Day Moving Average 27.695
20-Day Moving Average 29.8405
10-Day Moving Average 30.567
Average True Range 0.7624
ADX 34.83
+DI 34.9537
-DI 9.3219
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 29.9428
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 30.6172
Upper Bollinger Band 31.6658
Lower Bollinger Band 28.0152
Percent B (%b) 1.02
BandWidth 12.233709
MACD Line 0.9036
MACD Signal Line 0.761
MACD Histogram 0.1426
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 1.43 Billion
Num Shares 45.2 Million
EPS 1.64
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 19.36
Price-to-Sales 1.59
Price-to-Book 1.31
PEG Ratio 0.99
Dividend 0.00
Dividend Yield 0.00%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 32.62
Resistance 3 (R3) 32.68 32.46 32.48
Resistance 2 (R2) 32.46 32.24 32.43 32.43
Resistance 1 (R1) 32.10 32.10 32.28 32.04 32.38
Pivot Point 31.88 31.88 31.97 31.85 31.88
Support 1 (S1) 31.52 31.66 31.70 31.46 31.12
Support 2 (S2) 31.30 31.52 31.27 31.07
Support 3 (S3) 30.94 31.30 31.03
Support 4 (S4) 30.88