Technical Analysis for PTEN - Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change $ Change
grade D $27.66 0.84% 0.23
PTEN closed up 0.84 percent on Tuesday, February 21, 2017, on 74 percent of normal volume. The stock exhibited some range contraction during this trading session as price made an NR7 -- narrowest range of the last seven sessions. It ran into resistance at its 50 day moving average.
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Feb 21 50 DMA Resistance Bearish 0.00%
Feb 21 NR7 Range Contraction 0.00%
Feb 21 NR7-2 Range Contraction 0.00%
Feb 21 Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 0.00%
Feb 21 Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 0.00%
Feb 17 Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish 0.84%
Feb 17 NR7 Range Contraction 0.84%
Feb 17 Doji - Bullish? Reversal 0.84%
Feb 16 50 DMA Support Bullish -0.36%
Feb 15 Stochastic Reached Overbought Other -3.12%

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Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides onshore contract drilling services to major and independent oil and natural gas operators in the United States and Canada. The company offers pressure pumping services that consist of well stimulation and cementing for completion of new wells and remedial work on existing wells, as well as hydraulic fracturing, nitrogen, cementing, and acid pumping services in Texas and the Appalachian Basin; and contract drilling services primarily in Texas, New Mexico, Louisiana, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Colorado, Utah, Wyoming, Montana, North Dakota, Nebraska, Alaska, Kansas, Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, Michigan, and western and northern Canada. It also owns and invests in oil and natural gas assets located primarily in Texas and New Mexico. As of December 31, 2012, it had a drilling fleet of 314 marketable land-based drilling rigs. Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
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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 29.76
52 Week Low 13.8
Average Volume 4,026,067
200-Day Moving Average 22.7
50-Day Moving Average 27.69
20-Day Moving Average 27.97
10-Day Moving Average 27.96
Average True Range 0.99
ADX 11.3
+DI 24.21
-DI: 26.45
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs) 26.79
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs) 28.76
Upper Bollinger Band 29.15
Lower Bollinger Band 26.79
Percent B (%b) 0.37
Bandwidth 0.084376