Technical Analysis for PRAA - Portfolio Recovery Associates, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 34.65 6.98% 2.26
PRAA closed up 6.98 percent on Tuesday, May 26, 2020, on 80 percent of normal volume. The stock crossed above its 200 day moving average, improving its long-term outlook by crossing above that critical trendline.

Trend Table & Recent Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Up Up Up
Historical PRAA trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Crossed Above 200 DMA Bullish 0.00%
Wide Bands Range Expansion 0.00%
Gapped Up Strength 0.00%
Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 6.98%
NR7 Range Contraction 6.98%
Wide Bands Range Expansion 6.98%
Fell Below 200 DMA Bearish 6.13%
Wide Bands Range Expansion 6.13%
Crossed Above 200 DMA Bullish 2.39%
Wide Bands Range Expansion 2.39%

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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?

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200 DMA
ADX Trend
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Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 39.58
52 Week Low 19.4001
Average Volume 471,941
200-Day Moving Average 33.57
50-Day Moving Average 27.82
20-Day Moving Average 30.61
10-Day Moving Average 33.04
Average True Range 2.16
ADX 23.83
+DI 35.14
-DI 18.71
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 30.02
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 30.64
Upper Bollinger Band 36.93
Lower Bollinger Band 24.29
Percent B (%b) 0.82
BandWidth 41.29
MACD Line 1.69
MACD Signal Line 1.37
MACD Histogram 0.3189
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 1.56 Billion
Num Shares 45.2 Million
EPS 1.64
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 21.13
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) 36.99
Resistance 3 (R3) 36.84 35.90 36.60
Resistance 2 (R2) 35.90 35.31 35.98 36.47
Resistance 1 (R1) 35.28 34.94 35.59 35.43 36.34
Pivot Point 34.34 34.34 34.50 34.42 34.34
Support 1 (S1) 33.72 33.75 34.03 33.87 32.96
Support 2 (S2) 32.78 33.38 32.86 32.83
Support 3 (S3) 32.16 32.78 32.70
Support 4 (S4) 32.31