Technical Analysis for WAT - Waters Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade F 198.82 -1.87% -3.78
WAT closed down 1.87 percent on Thursday, February 27, 2020, on 1.17 times normal volume. The bears made the stock sink to a new 52-week low. Due to the stock's strong downtrend, it may remain oversold for a while. So, if you're looking for a reason to buy, don't put too much weight on it being oversold.

Trend Table & Recent Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Strong Down Down Down
Historical WAT trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
New 52 Week Closing Low Bearish 0.00%
Doji - Bullish? Reversal 0.00%
Lower Bollinger Band Walk Weakness 0.00%
New 52 Week Low Weakness 0.00%
Multiple of Ten Bearish Other 0.00%
Below Lower BB Weakness 0.00%
Down 3 Days in a Row Weakness 0.00%
Down 4 Days in a Row Weakness 0.00%
Down 5 Days in a Row Weakness 0.00%
Lower Bollinger Band Touch Weakness 0.00%

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Waters Corporation operates as an analytical instrument manufacturer in the United States and internationally. The company's Waters division designs, manufactures, sells, and services high performance liquid chromatography, ultra performance liquid chromatography, and mass spectrometry technology systems and support products, including chromatography columns, other consumable products, and post-warranty service plans. This segment's products are used to detect, identify, monitor, and measure the chemical, physical, and biological composition of materials, as well as to purify a range of compounds. Its products are also used in drug discovery and development, including clinical trial testing, the analysis of proteins in disease processes, nutritional safety analysis, and environmental testing. Its TA division offers thermal analysis, rheometry, and calorimetry instruments, which are used in predicting the suitability of fine chemicals, pharmaceuticals, water, polymers, and viscous liquids for uses in various industrial, consumer goods and healthcare products, as well as for life science research. The company also develops and supplies software-based products that interface with its instruments. Its products are used by pharmaceutical, life science, biochemical, industrial, nutritional safety, environmental, academic, and governmental customers working in research and development, quality assurance, and other laboratory applications. Waters Corporation was founded in 1958 and is headquartered in Milford, Massachusetts.
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Is WAT a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
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ADX Trend
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Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 255.21
52 Week Low 197.04
Average Volume 491,432
200-Day Moving Average 217.94
50-Day Moving Average 227.11
20-Day Moving Average 217.05
10-Day Moving Average 211.84
Average True Range 5.39
ADX 45.7
+DI 7.17
-DI 45.75
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 221.22
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 213.20
Upper Bollinger Band 232.41
Lower Bollinger Band 201.69
Percent B (%b) -0.09
BandWidth 14.15
MACD Line -6.70
MACD Signal Line -4.75
MACD Histogram -1.9475
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 15.87 Billion
Num Shares 79.8 Million
EPS 6.64
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 29.94
Price-to-Sales 7.02
Price-to-Book 6.17
PEG Ratio 2.73
Dividend 0.00
Dividend Yield 0.00%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 214.11
Resistance 3 (R3) 215.21 211.22 211.56
Resistance 2 (R2) 211.22 207.33 210.67 210.71
Resistance 1 (R1) 205.02 204.92 203.03 203.92 209.86
Pivot Point 201.03 201.03 200.03 200.48 201.03
Support 1 (S1) 194.83 197.14 192.84 193.73 187.78
Support 2 (S2) 190.84 194.73 190.29 186.93
Support 3 (S3) 184.64 190.84 186.08
Support 4 (S4) 183.54