FIRSTENERGY CORP (FE)       37   -0.18 (-0.48%)

After market: 37.43 +0.43 (+1.16%)

News Image
Will FIRSTENERGY CORP breakout?9 days ago - Chartmill

FIRSTENERGY CORP (NYSE:FE) was identified as a Technical Breakout Setup Pattern by our stockscreener. Such a pattern occurs when we see a pause in a strong uptrend: after a strong rise the stock is consolidating a bit and at some point the trend may be continued. Whether this actually happens can not be predicted of course, but it may be a good idea to keep and eye on NYSE:FE.

FE Daily chart on 2022-09-22

Zooming in on the technicals.

Every day ChartMill assigns a Technical Rating to every stock. The score ranges from 0 to 10 and is determined by evaluating multiple technical indicators and properties.

Overall FE gets a technical rating of 7 out of 10. In the past year, FE was one of the better performing stocks in the market. The medium term picture became unclear, although we see some improvement happening in recent action.

  • The long term trend is still neutral, but the short term trend is positive, so the stock is getting more and more appreciated by traders and investors.
  • When comparing the yearly performance of all stocks, we notice that FE is one of the better performing stocks in the market, outperforming 91% of all stocks.
  • FE is one of the better performing stocks in the Electric Utilities industry, it outperforms 72% of 48 stocks in the same industry.
  • In the last month FE has a been trading in the 39.52 - 42.04 range, which is quite wide. It is currently trading near the high of this range.
  • FE is currently trading in the middle of its 52 week range. The S&P500 Index is currently trading in the lower part of its 52 week range, so FE is still doing slightly better than the market.
  • Volume is considerably higher in the last couple of days.

How do we evaluate the setup for NYSE:FE?

ChartMill also assign a Setup Rating to every stock. With this score it is determined to what extend the stock has been trading in a range in the recent days and weeks. This score also ranges from 0 to 10 and is updated daily. The setup score evaluates various short term technical indicators. NYSE:FE scores a 8 out of 10:

Besides having an excellent technical rating, FE also presents a decent setup pattern. Prices have been consolidating lately. There is a resistance zone just above the current price starting at 41.27. Right above this resistance zone may be a good entry point. There is a support zone below the current price at 40.74, a Stop Loss order could be placed below this zone. Very recently a Pocket Pivot signal was observed. This is another positive sign.

Trading setups like NYSE:FE

For a potential trade one would typically wait until the stock breaks out of the consolidation zone to enter the stock and it could be sold again for a loss when it would fall back below the zone.

This article should in no way be interpreted as trading advice. You should always make your own analysis and trade or not trade based on your own observations and style. The article is based purely on some technical observations.

Every day, new breakout setups can be found on ChartMill in our Breakout analyzer.


FE Links

FE News

News Image19 hours ago - FirstEnergy Corp.FirstEnergy to Give Away 1,500 Trees at Mountain State Forest Festival

/PRNewswire/ -- As part of its commitment to building a brighter and more sustainable future for the communities it serves, FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) will...

News Image2 days ago - FirstEnergy Corp.Potomac Edison Using Aerial Saw to Trim Trees in Rural Areas

/PRNewswire/ -- Potomac Edison, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), is using a helicopter equipped with an aerial saw to trim trees and maintain...

News Image9 days ago - ChartmillWill FIRSTENERGY CORP breakout?News Image10 days ago - Market News VideoVeeva Systems Moves Up In Market Cap Rank, Passing FirstEnergyNews Image10 days ago - FirstEnergy Corp.JCP&L Installs Guards to Protect New Jersey Bald Eagles

/PRNewswire/ -- To safeguard New Jersey's bald eagle population, Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), has...

News Image12 days ago - FirstEnergy Corp.FirstEnergy Corp. Declares Unchanged Common Stock Dividend

/PRNewswire/ -- – The Board of Directors of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today declared an unchanged quarterly dividend of 39 cents per share of outstanding...

News Image15 days ago - Market News VideoFriday Sector Leaders: Utilities, Consumer ProductsNews Image16 days ago - FirstEnergy Corp.FirstEnergy Announces CEO Transition

/PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today announced that John W. Somerhalder II, chair of the FirstEnergy Board of Directors, has been named interim...

News Image17 days ago - FirstEnergy Corp.The Illuminating Company Completes $3 Million Tree-Trimming Project to Help Minimize Weather-Related Power Outages in Cleveland

/PRNewswire/ -- The Illuminating Company, a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) subsidiary, has completed a complex $3 million tree-trimming project along nearly 100...

News Image18 days ago - Market News VideoTuesday Sector Leaders: Energy, UtilitiesNews Image18 days ago - FirstEnergy Corp.FirstEnergy Named Top Utility for Economic Development by Site Selection Magazine for Fourth Year in a Row

/PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) has been named by Site Selection magazine as one of the nation's leading utilities in promoting economic...

News Imagea month ago - FirstEnergy Corp.Met-Ed Upgrading Electric System in Berks County

/PRNewswire/ -- Met-Ed, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), is upgrading its distribution system in Berks County, Pennsylvania, to help prevent or...

Follow us for more