Technical Analysis for WCG - Wellcare Health Plans, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 259.11 -0.94% -2.46
WCG closed down 0.94 percent on Thursday, January 17, 2019, on 48 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: Feb 5

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Up Up Up
See historical WCG trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Jan 17 Stochastic Sell Signal Bearish 0.00%
Jan 17 Doji - Bearish? Reversal 0.00%
Jan 17 Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 0.00%
Jan 17 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Jan 17 Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
Jan 16 Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength -0.94%
Jan 16 Above Upper BB Strength -0.94%
Jan 16 Gapped Up Strength -0.94%
Jan 16 Overbought Stochastic Strength -0.94%
Jan 16 Up 3 Days in a Row Strength -0.94%

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WellCare Health Plans, Inc. provides managed care services for government-sponsored health care programs in the United States. The company offers Medicaid plans, including plans for beneficiaries of Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) programs; Supplemental Security Income (SSI) programs; and Aged Blind and Disabled (ABD) programs; and state-based programs, such as Children's Health Insurance Program and Family Health Plus programs for qualifying families who are not eligible for Medicaid. The TANF program provides assistance to low-income families with children; and ABD and SSI programs provide assistance to low-income aged, blind, or disabled individuals. It also provides Medicare, a federal health insurance program; Medicare Advantage, a Medicare's managed care alternative to original Medicare that provides individuals standard Medicare benefits directly through Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services; and coordinated care plans, which are administered through health maintenance organizations and require members to seek health care services and select a primary care physician from a network of health care providers. In addition, the company provides prescription drug plans comprising the Medicare Part D program that offers national in-network prescription drug coverage to Medicare-eligible beneficiaries. As of December 31, 2012, it served approximately 2.7 million members. WellCare Health Plans, Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Tampa, Florida.
Is WCG a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
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 324.99
52 Week Low 187.06
Average Volume 1,065,071
200-Day Moving Average 256.2423
50-Day Moving Average 244.9932
20-Day Moving Average 238.4865
10-Day Moving Average 246.988
Average True Range 7.7261
ADX 22.0
+DI 29.6122
-DI 14.4859
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 239.2817
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 243.8083
Upper Bollinger Band 260.8561
Lower Bollinger Band 216.1169
Percent B (%b) 0.96
BandWidth 18.759636
MACD Line 3.2031
MACD Signal Line -0.7154
MACD Histogram 3.9185
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 11.53 Billion
Num Shares 44.5 Million
EPS 5.69
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 45.54
Price-to-Sales 0.53
Price-to-Book 3.77
PEG Ratio 1.73
Dividend 0.00
Dividend Yield 0.00%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 265.80
Resistance 3 (R3) 266.17 264.32 264.69
Resistance 2 (R2) 264.32 262.61 264.13 264.31
Resistance 1 (R1) 261.71 261.56 260.79 261.34 263.94
Pivot Point 259.86 259.86 259.39 259.67 259.86
Support 1 (S1) 257.25 258.15 256.33 256.88 254.28
Support 2 (S2) 255.40 257.10 255.21 253.91
Support 3 (S3) 252.79 255.40 253.54
Support 4 (S4) 252.42