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W.R. Grace & Co. (GRA) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Basic Industries   Sub-Sector: Major Chemicals
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Thu, 19 Oct 2017NoneBearish EngulfingFri, 13 Oct 2017-1.99%
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71.40 0.00 (0%) Oct 20 10:18am EDT
Open: 71.33 Range: 71.26 - 72.00 Vol: 65K Avg Vol: 588.79K
EPS: 2.05 P/E ratio: 34.60 EBITDA: 371.30M Mkt Cap: 4.85B
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 71.76
Medium Term: Trading is Range Bound
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 72.55
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 71.20
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 70.46
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Daily Chart of GRA

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "W.R. Grace & Co." (GRA)?

GRA is in a long term trading range with a downward bias. This stock has traded about 68% of the time below the 200 day moving average in the last 52 weeks on daily average volume of 588.8K shares changing hands. The 50 day moving average indicates a medium term trading range with a bullish upside inclination. The 20 day moving average is especially exhibiting very bullish behavior. Although the medium term moving averages look good for longs, buyers still have to be cautious as the longer term trend is still not very strong. Objectively however, dips should still be bought but buyers have to be very selective in choosing a level to scale in for e.g. near the 200 SMA currently at 70.46. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "GRA".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $81.85* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Thu, 19 Oct 2017
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