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American Vanguard Corporation (AVD) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Basic Industries   Sub-Sector: Agricultural Chemicals
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 22 Sep 2017NoneBullish EngulfingFri, 15 Sep 20174.82%
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21.75 0.00 (0%) Sep 22 4:02pm EDT
Open: 21.50 Range: 21.44 - 21.85 Vol: 79.31K Avg Vol: 93.65K
EPS: 0.49 P/E ratio: 44.39 EBITDA: 44.28M Mkt Cap: 647.78M
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 21.48
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 20.58
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 19.86
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 17.87
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Daily Chart of AVD

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "American Vanguard Corporation" (AVD)?

AVD is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, AVD has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 88% of the time with an average daily volume of 93.6K shares being traded. In the medium term, the 50 day moving average, currently at 19.86 for AVD is also very bullish, indicating good swing trading opportunities for longs. This bullish stance is further reinforced by AVD's ability to stay over the 20 day moving average for more than 82.5% of the time in the last 2 months of trading. There is however a possibility of profit taking setting in and it may be prudent to lighten up on strength and re-enter during a retracement. Good places to re-enter AVD are at the 50 and 200 SMAs currently at 19.86 and 17.87 respectively. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "AVD".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $23.75* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

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

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