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Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold, Inc. (FCX) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Basic Industries   Sub-Sector: Precious Metals
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 17 Feb 2017NoneDojiMon, 23 Jan 2017-5.15%
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14.91 0.00 (0%) Feb 17 4:03pm EST
Open: 15.22 Range: 14.80 - 15.31 Vol: 24.18M Avg Vol: 30.66M
EPS: -3.15 P/E ratio: 0.00 EBITDA: 3.64B Mkt Cap: 21.47B
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 15.44
Medium Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 15.96
Last Trade is below the 50 day moving average at 15.17
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 12.49
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Daily Chart of FCX

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold, Inc." (FCX)?

FCX is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, FCX has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 85% of the time with an average daily volume of 30.7M shares being traded. The 50 day moving average, currently at 15.17, 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 FCX still has a bullish bias with price maintaining above the 20 SMA for 57.5% of the time in the last two months of trading. A good area for traders who are considering taking a long position in FCX is near the 200 SMA currently at 12.49. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "FCX".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $14.72* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 17 Feb 2017
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