Country Icon

Encore Capital Group Inc (ECPG) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Finance   Sub-Sector: Finance Companies
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 21 Jul 2017Bearish EngulfingBullish EngulfingThu, 15 Jun 20172.55%
***Stock database and scans are updated around midnight (New York time) every trading day.
39.90 0.00 (0%) Jul 27 4:00pm EDT
Open: 40.35 Range: 39.65 - 40.90 Vol: 138.86K Avg Vol: 263.73K
EPS: 2.81 P/E ratio: 14.31 EBITDA: 269.36M Mkt Cap: 1.03B
Analyze "ECPG" - FREE 30 Day Trial of Market Analyst 7
Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 40.42
Medium Term: Trading is Range Bound
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 40.40
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 39.00
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 31.37
* Data normalized for Splits & Dividends. Report data issues
How to use this info: Stock Timing With Moving Averages
Daily Chart of ECPG

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Encore Capital Group Inc" (ECPG)?

ECPG 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 67% 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. The 20 day moving average has been quite bullish with price trading above the 20 SMA for 92.5% of the time during the last two months. ECPG may strengthen further into a very strong long term trend or fall back into the trading range. The high probability trade is to still buy dips but selectively at strong support areas like the 200 SMA at 31.37. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "ECPG".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $42.17* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 21 Jul 2017
Finance Stocks Above 200 Day Moving-Average
TickerNameTrend AnalysisSupport/Resistance
GBCIGlacier Bancorp, Inc.Buy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
STBZState Bank Financial Corporation.Buy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
UBSUBS AGBuy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
TCBKTriCo BancsharesBuy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
GYBCABCO Series 2004-101 TrustBuy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
GCAGlobal Cash Access Holdings, Inc.Buy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
FIGFortress Investment Group LLCBuy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
MLVFMalvern Federal Bancorp, Inc.Buy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
AEHAegon NVBuy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
LLoews CorporationBuy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots