Technical Indicator Analysis for Ball Corporation (BLL)

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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 Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) for the period of 9-Day stands at 65.08% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 44.84%.

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

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

About Company

Ball Corporation is a provider of metal packaging for beverages, foods & household products, and of aerospace and other technologies and services to commercial and governmental customers. Ball Corporation stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol BLL. A few years ago, Ball introduced ReAl – a revolutionary technology utilizing recycled aluminum to create a metal alloy that exhibits increased strength and allows weight reduction of the container without affecting package integrity. The original ReAl, which replaced the standard aluminum aerosol can, included 25 percent recycled material to yield an 11 percent lighter package.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) opened the session at $35.95 and after going up 0.98% closed at $36.11. The stock gained 0.16 points in the last trade.

Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $35.84 and $36.11 during the previous active session. Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) traded with the volume of 1.59 Million with average volume of 2.77 Million. The stock has LOW volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 0.84 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.62 and 44.5 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) is at 0.6% and the shares outstanding are 346.39 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) stands at 1.11% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 24.97 while Forward P/E shows the value of 13.41.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 2.47. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 1.11 and 3.13 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 26.22 and 12.66 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) stands at 0.7 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 1.1.

Return on Assets ROA of Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) is at 2.5% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) stand at 11.4% and 6.6% respectively.

The payout ratio of Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) stands at 32.5%.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) on the basis of 5 day trade show the jump of 1.04% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows decrease of -1.9%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in red zone with the value of -9.93% while six month performance of the shares of Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) remained bearish with the count of -6.52%.

The yearly and YTD performance of Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) remained down at -14.98% and -4.6% respectively.