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Aetna Inc. (AET) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Health Care   Sub-Sector: Hospital And Medical Service Plans
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 17 Nov 2017NoneMorning StarWed, 01 Nov 20170.81%
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173.20 0.00 (0%) Nov 17 4:00pm EST
Open: 174.30 Range: 172.99 - 175.30 Vol: 1.75M Avg Vol: 2.1M
EPS: 4.51 P/E ratio: 37.74 EBITDA: 6.06B Mkt Cap: 56.47B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 172.76
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 171.82
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 163.47
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 147.75
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Daily Chart of AET

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Aetna Inc." (AET)?

AET is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, AET has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 98% of the time with an average daily volume of 2.1M shares being traded. In the medium term, the 50 day moving average, currently at 163.47 for AET is also very bullish, indicating good swing trading opportunities for longs. The 20 day moving average is however indicating a predominance of range bound trading but still with a bullish bias. AET may experience some profit taking due to its strong performance thus far, so it may be prudent to lighten up on strength or sudden upward momentum. Good places to re-enter AET are at the 50 and 200 SMAs currently at 163.47 and 147.75 respectively. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "AET".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $174.27* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 17 Nov 2017
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