What Does MACD Oscillator Analysis predict about Investors Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:ISBC)?


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 Investors Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:ISBC) for the period of 9-Day stands at 11.82% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 9.79%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of Investors Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:ISBC) 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 Investors Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:ISBC) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Buy”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indicator of a certain security, currently Investors Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:ISBC)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Sell”.

About Company

Investors Bancorp, Inc. operates as the holding company for Investors Savings Bank, which provides a range of banking services in the United States. The company generates deposits and originates loans. The company operates from its corporate headquarters in Short Hills, New Jersey, and fifty-three branch offices located in Essex, Hunterdon, Middlesex, Monmouth, Morris, Ocean, Somerset, Union and Warren Counties, New Jersey. The Bank is engaged in the business of attracting deposits from the public through its branch network and borrowing funds in the wholesale markets to originate loans and to invest in securities. It originates mortgage loans secured by one-to four-family residential real estate and consumer loans, the majority of which are home equity loans and home equity lines of credit.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, Investors Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:ISBC) opened the session at $13.2 and after going up 0.15% closed at $13.21. The stock gained 0.01 points in the last trade.

Investors Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:ISBC)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $13.15 and $13.27 during the previous active session. Investors Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:ISBC) traded with the volume of 2.19 Million with average volume of 2.96 Million. The stock has HIGH volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 0.68 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.22 and 37.93 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of Investors Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:ISBC) is at 2% and the shares outstanding are 305.72 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for Investors Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:ISBC) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of Investors Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:ISBC) stands at 2.73% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 20.94 while Forward P/E shows the value of 20.45.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 1.74. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 4.7 and 1.21 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 6.25 and 22.13 correspondingly.

Return on Assets ROA of Investors Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:ISBC) is at 0.8% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of Investors Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:ISBC) stand at 5.8% and 16.2% respectively.

The payout ratio of Investors Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:ISBC) stands at 50.6%.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of Investors Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:ISBC) on the basis of 5 day trade show the dip of -4.07% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows decrease of -3.29%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in red zone with the value of -0.97% while six month performance of the shares of Investors Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:ISBC) remained bearish with the count of -3.65%.

The yearly and YTD performance of Investors Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:ISBC) remained down at -0.68% and -5.3% respectively.