What Does Technical Indicators say About ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB)?


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 ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB) for the period of 9-Day stands at 67.15% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 77.89%.

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

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

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

About Company

ABB Ltd, headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, is engaged in providing power and automation technologies for its utility and industrial customers. The Company provides a range of products, systems, solutions and services that are designed to improve power grid reliability, increase industrial productivity and enhance energy efficiency. ABB is focused on power transmission, distribution and power-plant automation and serves electric, gas and water utilities, as well as industrial and commercial customers. Its Power Products division manufactures three categories of products: High-voltage Products, Medium-voltage Products and Transformers. The key technologies include high- and medium-voltage switchgear, circuit breakers for various current and voltage levels, power and distribution transformers, as well as sensors and products to automate and control electrical and other utility networks. ABB Ltd is structured into four regions: Europe, the Americas, Asia and the Middle East and Africa (MEA).

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB) opened the session at $25.62 and after going down -1.83% closed at $25.74. The stock gained 0.12 points in the last trade.

ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $25.58 and $25.74 during the previous active session. ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB) traded with the volume of 2.54 Million with average volume of 1.4 Million. The stock has HIGH volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 1.05 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.28 and 55.79 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB) is at 0% and the shares outstanding are 2.15 Billion.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB) stands at 2.95% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 24.56 while Forward P/E shows the value of 18.41.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 3.05. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 1.63 and 3.86 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 11.9 and 22.68 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB) stands at 1 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 1.4.

Return on Assets ROA of ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB) is at 5.5% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB) stand at 16.2% and 10.4% respectively.

The payout ratio of ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB) stands at 72.4%.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB) on the basis of 5 day trade show the dip of -1.34% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows increase of 2.26%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in green zone with the value of 12.75% while six month performance of the shares of ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB) remained bullish with the count of 4%.

The yearly and YTD performance of ABB Ltd. (NYSE:ABB) remained up at 21.02% and 22.16% respectively.