Technical Analysis for PTLA - Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade B 39.99 0.88% 0.35
PTLA closed up 0.88 percent on Friday, April 28, 2017, on 3 percent of normal volume. 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.

Earnings due: May 4

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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Apr 27 Stochastic Reached Overbought Other 0.88%
Apr 26 Bearish Engulfing Bearish 3.15%
Apr 21 NR7 Range Contraction 4.69%
Apr 21 Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 4.69%
Apr 21 Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 4.69%
Apr 20 Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 4.63%
Apr 19 Shooting Star Candlestick Bearish 5.07%
Apr 19 Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 5.07%
Apr 18 NR7 Range Contraction 5.54%
Apr 18 NR7-2 Range Contraction 5.54%

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Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the development and commercialization of therapeutics for the treatment of thrombosis, other hematologic disorders, and inflammation. Its development products include Betrixaban, an oral once-daily inhibitor of Factor Xa, which is in Phase III development trials for the treatment of venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in acute medically ill patients; and PRT4445, a recombinant protein that is in Phase II trials to reverse the anticoagulant activity in patients treated with a Factor Xa inhibitor who suffer an uncontrolled bleeding episode or undergo emergency surgery. The company’s products under development also comprise PRT2070, which is in Phase I/II studies to treat B-cell hematologic cancers; and PRT2607 that is in Phase I clinical trials for inflammatory disorders. It has a license and collaboration agreement with Biogen Idec Inc. for the development and commercialization of its clinical-stage product candidates PRT2607; license and collaboration agreement with Aciex Therapeutics, Inc. to co-develop and co-commercialize PRT2070 and related compounds for nonsystemic indications; and an agreement with Astellas Pharma, Inc. to research, develop, and commercialize Syk inhibitors. The company was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in South San Francisco, California.
Is PTLA a Buy, Sell or Hold?
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Summary: Counts: 3 bullish, 0 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 41.27
52 Week Low 15.68
Average Volume 22,783,430
200-Day Moving Average 26.2103
50-Day Moving Average 37.5842
20-Day Moving Average 38.193
10-Day Moving Average 38.757
Average True Range 1.2165
ADX 15.66
+DI 24.43
-DI: 15.56
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs) 36.9805
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs) 38.8695
Upper Bollinger Band 40.3825
Lower Bollinger Band 36.0035
Percent B (%b) 0.91
Bandwidth 0.114655