PAI stock: buy or sell?

PAI stock price: $15.42 -1.41% At close on September 20th, 2019

Updated on:
September 20th, 2019


Pacific American Income Shares touched new all time highs back again today, marking to $15.87. Shares ended at $15.42 and slightly fell -1.41%.

Should I buy PAI stock?

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Currently, 2 buy setups work for Pacific American Income Shares stock now:

Buy setupElegible
New all-time highYes
New 52 week highYes
Price crossing up 200d MANo
100d MA crossing up 200d MANo

Is Pacific American Income Shares stock a buy?

Banks and financial institutions post stock ratings everyday. Unfortunately, we couldn't detect any rating for PAI stock for the last month.

PAI stock analysis

Daily outlook

Pacific American Income Shares slightly fell -1.41% today to $15.42 after reaching all time highs today.

Pacific American Income Shares closed today at $15.42 after marking a new all time high ($15.87) even it couldn't close with gains and slightly fell a tragic -1.41%. From a daily outlook perspective, PAI is drawing an uptrend of rising tops and rising bottoms. Since its last top on Monday at $15.87, price slid and bounced up back from $15.36. Breaking down under $15.36 would cancel the current uptrend and it might slide further to test lower supports. Note that $15.87 might act as a resistance line. Trading the long side, we should wait to a new breakout over $15.87 to find the next buy point.

PAI stock chart (daily)

Weekly outlook

Pacific American Income Shares touched new all time highs back again this week, setting highs to $15.87. Shares ended at $15.42 and stayed steady 0.26% during the week.

Since price and SMA40w lines crossed up late January, PAI climbed $2.58 (20.09%). Since SMA20d and SMA40w crossed up early December, PAI price climbed $2.30 per share (17.53%).

PAI stock chart (weekly)

PAI stock price history

PAI IPO was on March 17th, 1980 at $0.79 per share1. Since then, PAI stock surged a 1,851.90%, with an average of 47.50% per year. If you had invested right after PAI's IPO a $1,000 in PAI stock in 1980, it would worth $18,519.00 today.

1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits.

PAI stock historical price chart

PAI stock reached all-time highs today with a price of $15.87.

PAI stock price target

How much a stock will be priced tomorrow or next week is quite unpredictable However, financial institutions invest time and resources to provide the most accurated estimations to help investors to make their decisions. We do not recommend to follow these stock price predictions without a critical thinking from your side, as their accuracy is usually low. For the last month we have not found any price prediction for Pacific American Income Shares stock by any trusted analyst.

Financials and fundamental analysis

Earnings date and Earnings per Share

PAI earnings date and EPS evolution
QuarterReporting dateEstimated EPSActual EPSSurprise

Pacific American Income Shares ownership

When you are planning to buy a stock, it's worth to have a look its ownership structure.

Pacific American Income Shares shares owned by insiders (that is, founders, CEO, CTO, main executives or other management staff) currently counts a 0.02% of all shares.

In case of Pacific American Income Shares stock, 25.55% of its shares are held by institutions (mutual funds, pension funds, big banks and other large financial institutions).

For a better understanding, the next table shows ownership data compared to other related stocks:

Market cap$146.3 M
Total shares9.5 M
Float shares0.0 M
  - Institutional holdings (%)25.6%
  - Insider holdings (%)0.0%
Shares in short selling0.0%

PAI summary

Friday, September 20th, 2019
Day range$15.43 - $15.87
Previous close$15.64
Session gain-1.41%
Average true range$0.27
50d mov avg$15.23
100d mov avg$14.97
200d mov avg$14.37
Daily patternlb03a
Weekly pattern

Pacific American Income Shares performance

To better understand Pacific American Income Shares performance you must compare its gains with other related stocks in same sector or industry. We selected as the bechmarking frame for Pacific American Income Shares stock.
PAIPacific American ...5.33%7.23%19.35%

Pacific American Income Shares competitors

Unfortunately, we could not find any public company that could be defined as Pacific American Income Shares competitor. This doesn't mean Pacific American Income Shares does not have any competitor in the market, it's just we could not detected it.