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Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (BKD) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Health Care   Sub-Sector: Hospital/Nursing Management
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Tue, 29 Jul 2014Bearish EngulfingHanging ManThu, 19 Jun 20145.7%
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35.41 -0.31 (-0.88%) Jul 29 4:02pm EDT
Open: 35.84 Range: 35.40 - 35.98 Vol: 1.19M Avg Vol: 1.71M
EPS: -0.08 P/E ratio: 0.00 EBITDA: 436.2M Mkt Cap: 4.420B
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 35.69
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 34.83
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 33.87
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 30.78
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Daily Chart of BKD

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Brookdale Senior Living Inc." (BKD)?

BKD is in a long term trading range with an upward bias. The last 52 weeks has seen this stock maintain an upward swing with about 70% of the time spent trading above the 200 day moving average. The 50 day moving average also indicates range bound trading but with a general bullish upside bias. The 20 day moving average has been quite bullish with price trading above the 20 SMA for 87.5% of the time during the last two months. BKD may strengthen further into a very strong long term trend or fall back into the trading range. The high probability trade is to still buy dips but selectively at strong support areas like the 200 SMA at 30.78. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "BKD".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $39.67* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Tue, 29 Jul 2014
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