What does Average Directional Index Predict about Energen Corp. (NYSE:EGN)?


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 Energen Corp. (NYSE:EGN) for the period of 9-Day stands at 91.66% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 91.96%.

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

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

About Company

ENERGEN CORP is a diversified energy holding company engaged in natural gas distribution and oil and natural gas exploration and production activities. The Corporation’s utility subsidiary, Alabama Gas Corporation, is the largest natural gas distribution utility in the State of Alabama. The Corporation’s oil and gas exploration and production activities are conducted by its subsidiary, Taurus Exploration, Inc. and its subsidiary.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, Energen Corp. (NYSE:EGN) opened the session at $56.31 and after going up 0.26% closed at $56.82. The stock gained 0.51 points in the last trade.

Energen Corp. (NYSE:EGN)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $56.30 and $57.98 during the previous active session. Energen Corp. (NYSE:EGN) traded with the volume of 1.3 Million with average volume of 1.17 Million. The stock has HIGH volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 1.86 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 1.5 and 68.91 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of Energen Corp. (NYSE:EGN) is at 0.2% and the shares outstanding are 96.94 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

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

Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 0 while Forward P/E shows the value of 36.82.

The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 6.85 and 1.74 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 18360.44 and 0 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of Energen Corp. (NYSE:EGN) stands at 0.5 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 0.6.

Return on Assets ROA of Energen Corp. (NYSE:EGN) is at -0.2% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of Energen Corp. (NYSE:EGN) stand at -0.3% and -3.6% respectively.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of Energen Corp. (NYSE:EGN) on the basis of 5 day trade show the jump of 4.7% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows increase of 6.88%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in green zone with the value of 15.63% while six month performance of the shares of Energen Corp. (NYSE:EGN) remained bullish with the count of 5.71%.

The yearly and YTD performance of Energen Corp. (NYSE:EGN) remained mix at 1.5% and -1.47% respectively.