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Discover Financial Services (DFS) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Finance   Sub-Sector: Finance: Consumer Services
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 17 Nov 2017NoneBullish EngulfingWed, 15 Nov 2017-0.32%
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65.06 0.00 (0%) Nov 17 4:00pm EST
Open: 64.60 Range: 64.50 - 65.39 Vol: 1.49M Avg Vol: 2.38M
EPS: 5.80 P/E ratio: 11.48 EBITDA: 0.00 Mkt Cap: 24.77B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 64.87
Medium Term: Trading is Range Bound
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 66.07
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 64.29
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 63.77
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Daily Chart of DFS

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Discover Financial Services" (DFS)?

DFS 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 58% 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 DFS 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 63.77. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "DFS".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $73.86* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 17 Nov 2017
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