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ENSCO plc (ESV) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Energy   Sub-Sector: Oil & Gas Production
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Wed, 11 Oct 2017NoneHanging ManWed, 27 Sep 2017-6.3%
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5.38 0.00 (0%) Oct 18 4:00pm EDT
Open: 5.51 Range: 5.31 - 5.55 Vol: 20.63M Avg Vol: 18.06M
EPS: 0.16 P/E ratio: 34.94 EBITDA: 716.60M Mkt Cap: 1.70B
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 5.64
Medium Term: Trading is Range Bound
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 5.58
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 4.99
Long Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 200 day moving average at 7.40
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Daily Chart of ESV

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "ENSCO plc" (ESV)?

ESV is in a long term downtrend and it has traded about 74% of the time below the 200 day moving average in the last 52 weeks on daily average volume of 18.1M 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. ESV 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 7.40. 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 "ESV".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $6.87* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Wed, 11 Oct 2017
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