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The Chefs' Warehouse, Inc. (CHEF) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Consumer Non-Durables   Sub-Sector: Food Distributors
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Tue, 28 Nov 2017NonePiercing PatternWed, 15 Nov 20177.97%
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19.65 0.00 (0%) Nov 28 4:00pm EST
Open: 19.40 Range: 19.25 - 19.95 Vol: 171.53K Avg Vol: 169.76K
EPS: 0.48 P/E ratio: 41.39 EBITDA: 56.35M Mkt Cap: 525.88M
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 19.21
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 19.21
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 19.59
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 16.01
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Daily Chart of CHEF

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "The Chefs' Warehouse, Inc." (CHEF)?

CHEF 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 76% 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. Even the 20 day moving average is exhibiting similar bullish bias in a trading range. For adventurous traders, once a trading range is identified, a viable strategy is to short breakouts and buy breakdowns with the expectation CHEF will return into the established trading range. However, a more conservative and higher probability trade is to still buy dips as the longer term trend is still up. A good place to accummulate longs is at the 200 SMA currently near 16.01. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "CHEF".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $19.00* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Tue, 28 Nov 2017
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