Will H&R BLOCK INC breakout?

H&R BLOCK INC (HRB)       42.54   -0.87 (-2%)

After market: 42.54 0 (0%)

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Will H&R BLOCK INC breakout?10 days ago - Chartmill

Our stock screener has spotted H&R BLOCK INC (NYSE:HRB) as a possible breakout candidate. A technical breakout setup pattern occurs when the stock is consolidating after a nice uptrend. Whether the actual breakout occurs remains to be seen of course, but it may be interesting to keep an eye on NYSE:HRB.

HRB Daily chart on 2022-09-22

Technical Analysis Observations

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.

Taking everything into account, HRB scores 9 out of 10 in our technical rating. Both in the recent history as in the last year, HRB has proven to be a steady performer, scoring decent points in every aspect analyzed.

  • The long and short term trends are both positive. This is looking good!
  • When comparing the yearly performance of all stocks, we notice that HRB is one of the better performing stocks in the market, outperforming 98% of all stocks. On top of that, HRB also shows a nice and consistent pattern of rising prices.
  • HRB is part of the Diversified Consumer Services industry. There are 70 other stocks in this industry. HRB outperforms 98% of them.
  • HRB is currently trading in the upper part of its 52 week range. This is a good signal, certainly because the S&P500 Index is currently trading in the lower part of its 52 week range.
  • In the last month HRB has a been trading in the 43.88 - 47.06 range, which is quite wide. It is currently trading in the middle of this range where prices have been consolidating recently, this may present a good entry opportunity, but some resistance may be present above.

Looking at the Setup

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:HRB scores a 9 out of 10:

Besides having an excellent technical rating, HRB also presents a decent setup pattern. Prices have been consolidating lately. A pullback is taking place, which may present a nice opportunity for an entry. There is very little resistance above the current price. There is a support zone below the current price at 44.46, a Stop Loss order could be placed below this zone. We notice that large players showed an interest for HRB in the last couple of days, which is a good sign.

Trading setups like NYSE:HRB

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.

Of course, there are many ways to trade or not trade NYSE:HRB and this article should in no way be interpreted as trading advice. The article is purely based on an automated technical analysis and just points out the technical observations. Always make your own analysis and trade at your own responsibility.

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