Moving Average Convergence Divergence Analysis of GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC)


Technical Indicators and Signals

The stochastic oscillator indicator is the important indicator to compare the security price over a certain period of time. The stochastic %K of GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC) for the period of 9-Day stands at 16.57% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 14.89%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC) signals “Sell” while other important signals like the 20-Day Moving Average Vs. Price signals “Sell”.

Another important signal of trend and momentum of a security is 20-50 Day MACD Oscillator or Moving Average Convergence Divergence signals “Sell” for GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Buy”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indicator of a certain security, currently GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Hold”.

About Company

GNC Holdings, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of nutritional products including vitamin, mineral, herbal and other specialty supplements and sports nutrition, diet and energy products. The Company offers its products under the brands- Mega Men, Ultra Mega, GNC WELLbeING, Pro Performance, Pro Performance AMP and Longevity Factors and etc. It also offers products and product information online. GNC Holdings, Inc. is based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC) opened the session at $8.04 and after going down -1.13% closed at $7.91. The stock lost -0.13 points in the last trade.

GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $7.87 and $8.08 during the previous active session. GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC) traded with the volume of 1.16 Million with average volume of 2.34 Million. The stock has MEDIUM volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 0.91 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.46 and 34.47 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC) is at 1.6% and the shares outstanding are 69.24 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC) stands at 0% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 0 while Forward P/E shows the value of 6.04.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 0. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 0.22 and 0 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 10.53 and 8.61 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC) stands at 0.8 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 3.2.

Return on Assets ROA of GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC) is at -16.6% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC) stand at 0% and -16.9% respectively.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC) on the basis of 5 day trade show the dip of -7.59% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows decrease of -17.26%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in red zone with the value of -8.13% while six month performance of the shares of GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC) remained bullish with the count of 9.25%.

The yearly and YTD performance of GNC Holdings Inc. (NYSE:GNC) remained down at -60.59% and -28.35% respectively.