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

Sector: Finance   Sub-Sector: Finance Companies
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 22 Sep 2017NoneShooting StarTue, 19 Sep 20173.33%
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41.90 0.00 (0%) Sep 22 4:00pm EDT
Open: 41.50 Range: 40.90 - 42.03 Vol: 359.73K Avg Vol: 193.39K
EPS: 2.44 P/E ratio: 17.17 EBITDA: 257.54M Mkt Cap: 1.08B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 40.98
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 40.24
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 40.23
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 35.11
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Daily Chart of ECPG

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

ECPG is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, ECPG has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 84% of the time with an average daily volume of 193.4K shares being traded. In the medium term, the 50 day moving average, currently at 40.23 for ECPG is also very bullish, indicating good swing trading opportunities for longs. The 20 day moving average is however indicating a predominance of range bound trading but still with a bullish bias. ECPG may experience some profit taking due to its strong performance thus far, so it may be prudent to lighten up on strength or sudden upward momentum. Good places to re-enter ECPG are at the 50 and 200 SMAs currently at 40.23 and 35.11 respectively. 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 $44.96* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 22 Sep 2017
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