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DaVita Inc. (DVA) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Health Care   Sub-Sector: Hospital/Nursing Management
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 20 Oct 2017Shooting StarBullish EngulfingFri, 13 Oct 20178.44%
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60.80 0.00 (0%) Oct 23 2:45pm EDT
Open: 59.98 Range: 59.93 - 61.77 Vol: 2.81M Avg Vol: 1.89M
EPS: 6.57 P/E ratio: 9.04 EBITDA: 2.45B Mkt Cap: 11.35B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 57.84
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 57.75
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 57.94
Long Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 200 day moving average at 63.67
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Daily Chart of DVA

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "DaVita Inc." (DVA)?

DVA is in a long term downtrend and it has traded about 71% of the time below the 200 day moving average in the last 52 weeks on daily average volume of 1.9M shares changing hands. For the medium term, the 50 day moving average is generally in a trading range with a bearish downward bias. The 20 day moving average is also in a trading range but however with a slight bullish bias. DVA may experience some profit taking and it is unclear how strong buying support will be for this stock as objectively, it is still in a long term downtrend with the 200 SMA currently at 63.67. Technically, there is very little reason to recommend a buy on this counter. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "DVA".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $62.90* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 20 Oct 2017
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