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American Woodmark Corporation (AMWD) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Basic Industries   Sub-Sector: Forest Products
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 22 Sep 2017NoneHammerTue, 22 Aug 20179.71%
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92.65 0.00 (0%) Sep 22 4:00pm EDT
Open: 89.50 Range: 89.50 - 92.80 Vol: 72.35K Avg Vol: 106.59K
EPS: 4.38 P/E ratio: 21.15 EBITDA: 123.47M Mkt Cap: 1.51B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 90.01
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 86.70
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 91.74
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 87.16
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Daily Chart of AMWD

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "American Woodmark Corporation" (AMWD)?

AMWD is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, AMWD has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 84% of the time with an average daily volume of 106.6K shares being traded. The 50 day moving average, currently at 91.74, although still maintaining a bullish inclination, is however exhibiting characteristics of a medium term trading range. As the dominant long term trend is still up strongly, the high probability trade is still buying the dips. The 20 day moving average is in a trading range and is generally bucking the trend with a bearish bias. AMWD was only able to maintain above the 20 SMA for 35% of the time in the last month of trading. Objectively, in a strong uptrend, the high probability strategy is to buy dips. Traders who are thinking of going long AMWD shares should consider patiently waiting for price to be near the 50 or 200 SMAs, currently at 91.74 and 87.16 respectively. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "AMWD".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $102.00* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 22 Sep 2017

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