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First Trust Specialty Finance and Financial Opportunities Fund (FGB) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Funds/Trusts
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 17 Nov 2017DojiDojiMon, 30 Oct 2017-2.4%
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6.51 0.00 (0%) Nov 17 4:00pm EST
Open: 6.51 Range: 6.46 - 6.53 Vol: 66.39K Avg Vol: 47.9K
EPS: 0.00 P/E ratio: 0.00 EBITDA: 0.00 Mkt Cap: N/A
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 6.51
Medium Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 6.59
Last Trade is below the 50 day moving average at 6.74
Long Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 200 day moving average at 7.18
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Daily Chart of FGB

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "First Trust Specialty Finance and Financial Opportunities Fund" (FGB)?

FGB is trading below its 200 day moving average and objectively, many will consider the long term trend to be down. Care must however be taken with this view as in its last 52 week trading history, it is noted that FGB has been range bound with a slight upward bias, having traded above the 200 SMA about 58% of the time. The medium term trend for FGB is extremely bearish and weak, having traded almost 89% of the time below the 50 day moving average. The 20 day moving average is indicating range bound trading, also with a bearish bias. Objectively, as long as FGB is trading below its 200 SMA, rallies will be sold into and traders can expect a lot of resistance near the 200 SMA currently at 7.18. Technically there are too many uncertainties to recommend a buy on this stock at this moment. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "FGB".
Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 17 Nov 2017
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