Moving Average Convergence Divergence Analysis of SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM)


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 SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) for the period of 9-Day stands at 19.05% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 17.35%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) 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 SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Sell”.

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

About Company

SLM Corporation is the one of nation’s largest private sources of funding and servicing support for higher education loans for students and their parents. The company provides a wide range of financial services, processing capabilities and information technology to meet the needs of educational institutions, lenders, students and guarantee agencies.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) opened the session at $10.08 and after going up 0.6% closed at $10.14. The stock gained 0.06 points in the last trade.

SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $10.06 and $10.20 during the previous active session. SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) traded with the volume of 1.5 Million with average volume of 2.43 Million. The stock has HIGH volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 1.31 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.3 and 37.97 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) is at 0.2% and the shares outstanding are 429.33 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) are discussed below:

Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 15.09 while Forward P/E shows the value of 11.67.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 0.59. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 3.25 and 2.17 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 3.49 and 0 correspondingly.

Return on Assets ROA of SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) is at 1.5% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) stand at 15.5% and 1% respectively.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) on the basis of 5 day trade show the dip of -2.69% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows decrease of -6.37%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in red zone with the value of -3.43% while six month performance of the shares of SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) remained bearish with the count of -9.87%.

The yearly and YTD performance of SLM Corporation (NASDAQ:SLM) remained mix at 14.19% and -7.99% respectively.