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Duke Energy Corporation (DUK) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Public Utilities   Sub-Sector: Power Generation
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 17 Nov 2017NoneBearish EngulfingWed, 01 Nov 20170.75%
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88.52 0.00 (0%) Nov 17 4:00pm EST
Open: 88.86 Range: 88.45 - 89.28 Vol: 2.65M Avg Vol: 2.25M
EPS: 3.38 P/E ratio: 26.16 EBITDA: 10.44B Mkt Cap: 61.81B
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 89.86
Medium Term: Trading is Range Bound
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 88.71
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 87.00
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 84.52
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Daily Chart of DUK

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Duke Energy Corporation" (DUK)?

DUK 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 73% 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 DUK 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 84.52. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "DUK".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $87.19* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

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