close icon

Is Oil States Stock Finally Ready for a Rebound?

The last time we wrote about this relatively unknown oil services provider was over two years ago, in August 2017. Oil States stock was trading near $21.50 a share following a decline from almost $42. Yet, with the help of the Elliott Wave principle, we concluded the price can get cut in half again “to the area near $10 a share.

Two years later now, Oil States still hasn’t fallen to $10, but it did fall to $11.73 in July 2019. Currently still below $15, it is a good time to take a look at the stock once again. Down 77.5% since June 2014, is now the moment for OIS to finally rebound?

Oil States stock staging an Elliott Wave rebound

The chart above puts the past five years into Elliott Wave perspective. The decline from $65.77 can be seen as a simple A-B-C zigzag correction. Wave A is a five-wave impulse. Wave B is a double zigzag, labeled (w)-(x)-(y), and wave C appears to be an ending diagonal.

The entire sequence seems complete and according to the theory, a bullish reversal can soon be expected. The MACD supports the positive idea with a bullish divergence between waves (3) and (5) of C. If this analysis is correct, the sentiment surrounding OIS can soon take a turn for the better.

However, price patterns are not everything when it comes to stock investing. Make sure you understand Oil States’ financial condition before joining the bull camp.

Did you like this analysis? Similar Elliott Wave setups occur in the Forex, crypto and commodity markets, as well. Our Elliott Wave Video Course can teach you how to uncover them yourself!



Stay informed with our newsletter

Latest Elliott Wave analysis on different topics delivered to you weekly.

Privacy policy
You may also like:

JNJ Stock Pattern Suggests Uptrend is Almost Over

Despite its top quality, Johnson & Johnson didn’t fully participate in the post-2009 bull market. JNJ stock is up 224% since the bottom of the Financial Crisis, while the Dow Jones added 354% in the same period. However, JNJ stock climbed to a new all-time high last week in a breakout that makes the bulls…

Read More »

Steel Dynamics Completes Bearish Wave Setup

Steel Dynamics stock climbed 40% throughout the second half of 2019. The share price rose from $25 to almost $36, but that’s after a decline from $52.10 in May 2018. In other words, despite the recent recovery STLD is still down 36.7% in the past 19 months. Can the steel manufacturer stock’s revival continue or…

Read More »

Spirit AeroSystems Not an Elliott Wave Bargain Yet

In the ten years between November 2008 and January 2018, Spirit AeroSystems stock surged 1373%. The rally from $7.14 to $105.20 made anyone who happened to catch even a part of it quite happy. The following two years, on the other hand, not so much. Spirit AeroSystems is down by a third in the last…

Read More »

Shopify Investors Probably Believe in Unicorns, Too

Shopify is a cloud-based commerce platform founded in 2004 and headquartered in Canada. Its market cap is approaching $50 billion, even though the company is not yet profitable. We know from history that profits determine a business’ success in the long-term. In the short run, however, investors’ emotions is what makes a stock rise or…

Read More »

EssilorLuxottica To Lose a Third in Elliott Wave Drop

EssilorLuxottica came into existence in October 2018 after the French Essilor acquired the Italian Luxottica in a $24 billion deal. The merger resulted in the world’s largest eyewear company with a market cap of roughly 60 billion euro. Listed on the Euronext Paris stock exchange, EssilorLuxottica is part of the French CAC 40 and the…

Read More »

Linamar ‘s 2020 is Shaping up to be a Great Year

Founded in 1966, Linamar Corp. is the second-largest automobile parts manufacturer in Canada. The stock is listed in Toronto and had an exceptionally strong run between 2009 and 2015. In a little over six years, the share price rose from as low as C$2 to as high as C$89.42. That’s 88.4% compounded annually. Unfortunately for…

Read More »

Time for BMW Stock Bulls to Hit the Brakes Again?

It’s been almost five years since BMW stock hit an all-time high of 123.75 euro a share. Five years for investors to wonder why they didn’t sell earlier. As of this writing, the stock trades near 75.40, down 39% from the March 2015 record. On the bright side, the stock trades near 75.40, up 29.9%…

Read More »

More analyses