Papa John’s International, Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA)

Papa John’s International, Inc. operates and franchises pizza delivery and carryout restaurants under the Papa John’s trademark in the United States and internationally. It operates through five segments: Domestic Company-Owned Restaurants, North America Commissaries, North America Franchising, International Operations, and All Others.

Take a look at the 1-year chart of Papa John’s (NYSE: PZZA) with the added notations:

1-year chart of Papa John’s (NYSE: PZZA)

PZZA has a key level of support at $55 (green). The stock just tested that support again last week, and traders might be able to expect more follow through from the bounce. However, if the $55 support level were to break, lower prices should follow.

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MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ: MKSI)

MKS Instruments, Inc. provides instruments, subsystems, and process control solutions that measure, control, power, deliver, monitor, and analyze critical parameters of manufacturing processes worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Vacuum & Analysis and Light & Motion.

Take a look at the 1-year chart of MKS (NASDAQ: MKSI) below with my added notations:

1-year chart of MKS (NASDAQ: MKSI)

MKSI has been trending higher for most of the past year. Recently, the stock created a 52-week high resistance level at $110 (green), while also climbing a trendline of support (blue). At some point, MKSI will have to break either the $110 resistance or the trendline.

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iRobot Corporation (NASDAQ: IRBT)

iRobot Corporation designs, builds, and sells robots for the consumer market worldwide. It offers Roomba floor vacuuming robots; Braava family of automatic floor mopping robots; Mirra Pool Cleaning Robot to clean residential pools and removes debris as small as two microns from pool floors, walls, and stair; and Looj Gutter Cleaning Robot.

Take a look at the 1-year chart of iRobot (NASDAQ: IRBT) with the added notations:

1-year chart of iRobot (NASDAQ: IRBT)

Back in October and December, IRBT had formed a key level of support at $63 (red), and last week saw the stock break below that support. Not only should this mean lower prices for IRBT, but the $63 level will most likely act as resistance on future rallies.

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Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE: BABA)

Alibaba Group Holding Limited, through its subsidiaries, operates as an online and mobile commerce company in the People’s Republic of China and internationally. The company operates in four segments: Core Commerce, Cloud Computing, Digital Media and Entertainment, and Innovation Initiatives and Others.

Take a look at the 1-year chart of Alibaba (NYSE: BABA) with the added notations:

1-year chart of Alibaba (NYSE: BABA)

BABA has a common level of support at $170 (green). The stock just tested that support again, and traders might be able to expect some follow through from the recent bounce. However, if the $170 support level were to break, lower prices should follow.

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Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings (NYSE: LH)

Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings operates as an independent clinical laboratory company worldwide. It operates through two segments, LabCorp Diagnostics and Covance Drug Development.

Take a look at the 1-year chart of Lab Corp (NYSE: LH) below with the added notations:

1-year chart of Lab Corp (NYSE: LH)

During the past 6 months, LH has created two key price levels to watch. Both the $160 (blue) and $165 (green) levels have provided both support and resistance for LH. Now that the stock is declining again, $165 should act as support, and if it breaks, the next support level down should be $160.

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