Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI): Stochastic Analysis

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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 Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) for the period of 9-Day stands at 28.45% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 52.17%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) 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 Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Buy”.

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

About Company

Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI), headquartered in Houston, Texas, is North America’s leading provider of deathcare products and services. They owned and operated more than 1,300 funeral homes and 350 cemeteries (of which over 200 are combination locations) in 43 states, eight Canadian provinces, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. Through our businesses, they market the Dignity Memorial(R) brand which offers assurance of quality, value, caring service, and exceptional customer satisfaction.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) opened the session at $35.22 and after going down -1.64% closed at $34.8. The stock lost -0.42 points in the last trade.

Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $34.59 and $35.22 during the previous active session. Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) traded with the volume of 1.65 Million with average volume of 1.08 Million. The stock has HIGH volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 0.97 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.58 and 46.73 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) is at 2.3% and the shares outstanding are 190.59 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) stands at 1.72% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 18.34 while Forward P/E shows the value of 22.14.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 2.08. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 2.15 and 5.26 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 24.75 and 35.79 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) stands at 0.7 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 0.7.

Return on Assets ROA of Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) is at 3% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) stand at 31% and 7.7% respectively.

The payout ratio of Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) stands at 27.8%.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) on the basis of 5 day trade show the dip of -2.93% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows increase of 1.69%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in red zone with the value of -1.44% while six month performance of the shares of Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) remained bullish with the count of 8.82%.

The yearly and YTD performance of Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) remained up at 36.85% and 22.54% respectively.

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