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CIENA Corporation (CIEN) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Public Utilities   Sub-Sector: Telecommunications Equipment
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Tue, 28 Nov 2017NoneShooting StarWed, 22 Nov 20173.69%
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21.61 0.00 (0%) Nov 28 4:00pm EDT
Open: 21.65 Range: 21.38 - 21.69 Vol: 1.82M Avg Vol: 3.33M
EPS: 0.91 P/E ratio: 23.27 EBITDA: 361.58M Mkt Cap: 3.03B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 21.09
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 20.41
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 21.21
Long Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 200 day moving average at 23.48
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Daily Chart of CIEN

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "CIENA Corporation" (CIEN)?

CIEN is trading below its 200 day moving average and objectively, many will consider the long term trend to be down. Care must however be taken with this view as in its last 52 week trading history, it is noted that CIEN has been range bound with a slight upward bias, having traded above the 200 SMA about 67% of the time. The medium term trend for CIEN is extremely bearish and weak, having traded almost 81% of the time below the 50 day moving average. The 20 day moving average is indicating range bound trading, also with a bearish bias. Objectively, as long as CIEN is trading below its 200 SMA, rallies will be sold into and traders can expect a lot of resistance near the 200 SMA currently at 23.48. Technically there are too many uncertainties to recommend a buy on this stock at this moment. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "CIEN".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $28.89* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

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