Technical Signal Analysis for KEMET Corp. (NYSE:KEM)


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 KEMET Corp. (NYSE:KEM) for the period of 9-Day stands at 14.58% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 13.01%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of KEMET Corp. (NYSE:KEM) 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 “Buy” for KEMET Corp. (NYSE:KEM) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Buy”.

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

About Company

KEMET Corporation and its subsidiaries is the world’s largest manufacturer of solid tantalum capacitors and and one of the world’s largest manufacturer of multilayer ceramic capacitors.  According to industry sources, tantalum and ceramic capacitors are the two fastest growing sectors of the United States capacitor industry. Capacitors are electronic components that store, filter and regulate electrical energy and current flow and are one of the essential passive components used on circuit boards.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, KEMET Corp. (NYSE:KEM) opened the session at $15.63 and after going up 1.37% closed at $16.28. The stock gained 0.65 points in the last trade.

KEMET Corp. (NYSE:KEM)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $15.35 and $16.40 during the previous active session. KEMET Corp. (NYSE:KEM) traded with the volume of 2.79 Million with average volume of 2.63 Million. The stock has HIGH volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 3.71 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 1.75 and 29.76 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of KEMET Corp. (NYSE:KEM) is at 6.8% and the shares outstanding are 46.22 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for KEMET Corp. (NYSE:KEM) are discussed below:

Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 3.32 while Forward P/E shows the value of 10.05.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 0.28. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 0.78 and 2 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 3.34 and 12.91 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of KEMET Corp. (NYSE:KEM) stands at 1.7 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 2.5.

Return on Assets ROA of KEMET Corp. (NYSE:KEM) is at 6% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of KEMET Corp. (NYSE:KEM) stand at 26.9% and 5.6% respectively.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of KEMET Corp. (NYSE:KEM) on the basis of 5 day trade show the jump of 1.88% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows decrease of -35.65%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in red zone with the value of -16.3% while six month performance of the shares of KEMET Corp. (NYSE:KEM) remained bullish with the count of 18.49%.

The yearly and YTD performance of KEMET Corp. (NYSE:KEM) remained up at 328.42% and 145.55% respectively.