Technical Analysis for WST - West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 103.67 -2.59% -2.76
WST closed down 2.59 percent on Friday, March 22, 2019, on 42 percent of normal volume. The stock fell below its 50 day moving average, damaging its intermediate-term outlook by crossing under that important trendline.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Down Down Down
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Mar 22 Fell Below 20 DMA Bearish 0.00%
Mar 22 Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish 0.00%
Mar 22 Expansion Pivot Sell Setup Bearish Swing Setup 0.00%
Mar 21 BB Squeeze Ended Range Expansion -2.59%
Mar 21 Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength -2.59%
Mar 20 20 DMA Support Bullish -1.35%
Mar 20 Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction -1.35%
Mar 20 BB Squeeze Started Range Contraction -1.35%
Mar 18 20 DMA Support Bullish -2.14%
Mar 18 Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength -2.14%

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West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. manufactures and sells components and systems for injectable drug delivery and plastic packaging, as well as delivery system components for the pharmaceutical, healthcare, and consumer products industries. It operates in two segments, Pharmaceutical Packaging Systems and Pharmaceutical Delivery Systems. The Pharmaceutical Packaging Systems segment provides packaging components and systems for injectable drug delivery, including stoppers and seals for vials, closures and other components that are used in syringe, intravenous and blood collection systems, and prefillable syringe components. This segment also provides contract analytical laboratory services for testing and evaluating primary drug packaging components; and specialized testing for complete drug delivery systems. The Pharmaceutical Delivery Systems segment offers safety and administration systems, and multi component systems for drug administration. This segment's administration systems include sterile devices, such as transfer devices, needleless reconstitution systems, and vial adapters. This segment also offers customer contract-manufacturing and assembly solutions, including technologies, such as multi-component molding, in-mold labeling, ultrasonic welding, and clean room molding and device assembly used to manufacture customer-owned components, as well as devices used in surgical, diagnostic, ophthalmic, other drug delivery systems, personal care, and consumer products. The company distributes its products through its sales force and distribution network, as well as through contract sales agents and regional distributors in the United States, Germany, France, and other European countries. West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in Exton, Pennsylvania.
Health Healthcare Pharmaceutical Industry Consumer Products Pharmaceuticals Policy Packaging Drug Delivery Drug Delivery Systems Labels Components And Systems
Is WST a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
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ADX Trend
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Summary: Counts: 0 bullish, 3 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 125.09
52 Week Low 82.74
Average Volume 473,176
200-Day Moving Average 107.4785
50-Day Moving Average 104.3358
20-Day Moving Average 104.502
10-Day Moving Average 105.034
Average True Range 1.9969
ADX 8.46
+DI 24.7084
-DI 24.174
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 101.3593
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 107.1407
Upper Bollinger Band 107.2042
Lower Bollinger Band 101.7998
Percent B (%b) 0.35
BandWidth 5.171576
MACD Line 0.3907
MACD Signal Line 0.3214
MACD Histogram 0.0693
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 7.68 Billion
Num Shares 74 Million
EPS 2.33
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 44.49
Price-to-Sales 4.84
Price-to-Book 6.01
PEG Ratio 2.07
Dividend 0.56
Dividend Yield 0.54%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 108.67
Resistance 3 (R3) 109.17 108.01 107.83
Resistance 2 (R2) 108.01 106.74 107.76 107.55
Resistance 1 (R1) 105.84 105.95 105.26 105.34 107.28
Pivot Point 104.68 104.68 104.39 104.43 104.68
Support 1 (S1) 102.51 103.41 101.93 102.01 100.06
Support 2 (S2) 101.35 102.62 101.10 99.79
Support 3 (S3) 99.18 101.35 99.51
Support 4 (S4) 98.68