Country Icon

Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (DGAS) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Public Utilities   Sub-Sector: Oil & Gas Production
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Wed, 20 Sep 2017DojiDojiTue, 19 Sep 20170%
***Stock database and scans are updated around midnight (New York time) every trading day.
30.69 0.00 (0%) Sep 20 4:00pm EDT
Open: 30.69 Range: 30.66 - 30.69 Vol: 42.66K Avg Vol: 9.83K
EPS: 0.77 P/E ratio: 39.60 EBITDA: 19.26M Mkt Cap: 218.97M
Analyze "DGAS" - FREE 30 Day Trial of Market Analyst 7
Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 30.69
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 30.64
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 30.55
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 29.67
* Data normalized for Splits & Dividends. Report data issues
How to use this info: Stock Timing With Moving Averages
Daily Chart of DGAS

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc." (DGAS)?

DGAS is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, DGAS has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 86% of the time with an average daily volume of 9.8K shares being traded. The 50 day moving average, currently at 30.55, although still maintaining a bullish inclination, is however exhibiting characteristics of a medium term trading range. As the dominant long term trend is still up strongly, the high probability trade is still buying the dips. The 20 day moving average, although in a trading range, generally confirms this view as the underlying strength in DGAS still has a bullish bias with price maintaining above the 20 SMA for 75% of the time in the last two months of trading. Traders who are thinking of going long DGAS shares should consider patiently waiting for price to be near the 50 or 200 SMAs, currently at 30.55 and 29.67 respectively. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "DGAS".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $20.00* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Wed, 20 Sep 2017
Public Utilities Stocks Above 200 Day Moving-Average
TickerNameTrend AnalysisSupport/Resistance
OTTROtter Tail CorporationBuy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
ADTNADTRAN, Inc.Buy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
CWSTCasella Waste Systems, Inc.Buy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
PTNRPartner Communications Company Ltd.Buy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
MSEXMiddlesex Water CompanyBuy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
PCYOPure Cycle CorporationBuy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
CLFDClearfield, Inc.Buy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
CWCOConsolidated Water Co. Ltd.Buy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
AUDCAudioCodes Ltd.Buy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
RGCORGC Resources Inc.Buy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots