Technical Analysis for VAR - Varian Medical Systems, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
A 177.07 -0.02% -0.04
VAR closed down 0.02 percent on Wednesday, April 14, 2021, on 62 percent of normal volume.
Earnings due: May 3
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Trend Table & Recent EOD Signals

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

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
New Uptrend Bullish 24.07%
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 24.07%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 24.07%
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 28.01%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 28.01%
Inside Day Range Contraction 28.01%
Above Upper BB Strength 28.01%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 28.01%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 28.01%
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 29.67%
Older End-of-Day Signals for VAR ...

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Varian Medical Systems, Inc. Description

Varian Medical Systems, Inc. designs, manufactures, sells, and services medical devices and software for treating cancer with radiotherapy, radiosurgery, proton therapy, and brachytherapy worldwide. The company's Oncology Systems segment offers linear accelerators, brachytherapy afterloaders, treatment simulation and verification equipment, and accessories; and information management, treatment planning, and image processing software. This segment serves university research and community hospitals, private and governmental institutions, healthcare agencies, physicians' offices, and cancer care clinics. Its X-ray Products segment provides X-ray imaging components to large imaging system original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) for use in radiographic or fluoroscopic imaging, mammography, special procedures, computed tomography, and industrial applications; and X-ray tubes and flat panel digital image detectors to small OEMs, independent service companies, and end-users for filmless X-ray imaging. The company also designs, manufactures, sells, and services Linatron X-ray accelerators, imaging processing software, and image detection products for security and inspection purposes, such as cargo screening at ports and borders, and nondestructive examination in various applications. In addition, it offers products and systems for delivering proton therapy; and technologies in the areas of digital X-ray imaging technology, volumetric and functional imaging, and improved X-ray sources, as well as technology for security and cargo screening applications. The company was formerly known as Varian Associates, Inc. and changed its name to Varian Medical Systems, Inc. in April 1999. Varian Medical Systems, Inc. was founded in 1948 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, California.


Sector: Healthcare
Industry: Medical Instruments & Supplies
Keywords: Medicine Cancer Clinical Medicine Clinics Imaging Information Management X Ray Radiation Therapy Medical Physics Detectors Loader Image Processing Tomography Proton Mammography Radiobiology Cancer Care Treating Cancer Detection Products Radiosurgery Radiotherapy Brachytherapy Fluoroscopy Proton Therapy

Is VAR a Buy, Sell or Hold?

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


Indicator Value
52 Week High 177.37
52 Week Low 103.67
Average Volume 590,803
200-Day Moving Average 168.58
50-Day Moving Average 176.32
20-Day Moving Average 176.75
10-Day Moving Average 177.02
Average True Range 0.34
ADX 22.17
+DI 19.11
-DI 12.44
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 176.35
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 176.89
Upper Bollinger Band 177.45
Lower Bollinger Band 176.06
Percent B (%b) 0.73
BandWidth 0.78
MACD Line 0.28
MACD Signal Line 0.27
MACD Histogram 0.0139
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 16.14 Billion
Num Shares 91.2 Million
EPS 2.94
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 60.23
Price-to-Sales 5.03
Price-to-Book 7.67
PEG Ratio 3.65
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 177.33
Resistance 3 (R3) 177.34 177.28 177.28
Resistance 2 (R2) 177.28 177.21 177.27 177.27
Resistance 1 (R1) 177.17 177.17 177.23 177.16 177.25
Pivot Point 177.11 177.11 177.13 177.10 177.11
Support 1 (S1) 177.00 177.04 177.06 176.99 176.89
Support 2 (S2) 176.94 177.00 176.93 176.87
Support 3 (S3) 176.83 176.94 176.86
Support 4 (S4) 176.82