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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
Tue, 28 Nov 2017NoneHammerThu, 16 Nov 2017-2.24%
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45.75 0.00 (0%) Nov 28 4:00pm EDT
Open: 45.55 Range: 45.30 - 46.25 Vol: 340.66K Avg Vol: 244.71K
EPS: 2.44 P/E ratio: 19.03 EBITDA: 257.54M Mkt Cap: 1.20B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 45.59
Medium Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 47.13
Last Trade is below the 50 day moving average at 45.78
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 38.86
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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 100% of the time with an average daily volume of 244.7K shares being traded. The 50 day moving average, currently at 45.78, 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 ECPG still has a bullish bias with price maintaining above the 20 SMA for 75% of the time in the last two months of trading. A good area for traders who are considering taking a long position in ECPG is near the 200 SMA currently at 38.86. 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 $45.79* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Tue, 28 Nov 2017
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