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Hastings Entertainment, Inc. (HAST) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Consumer Services   Sub-Sector: Consumer Electronics/Video Chains
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Tue, 28 Nov 2017NoneBearish EngulfingFri, 24 Nov 20170%
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292.50 0.00 (0%) Nov 28 4:00pm EST
Open: 292.50 Range: 292.50 - 292.50 Vol: 0K Avg Vol: 0K
EPS: -1.00 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 293.40
Medium Term: Trading is Range Bound
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 294.19
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 292.13
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 282.35
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How to use this info: Stock Timing With Moving Averages
Daily Chart of HAST

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Hastings Entertainment, Inc." (HAST)?

HAST is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, HAST has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 98% of the time with an average daily volume of 0K shares being traded. The 50 day moving average, currently at 292.13, 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 is in a trading range and is generally bucking the trend with a bearish bias. HAST was only able to maintain above the 20 SMA for 40% of the time in the last month of trading. Objectively, in a strong uptrend, the high probability strategy is to buy dips. Traders who are thinking of going long HAST shares should consider patiently waiting for price to be near the 50 or 200 SMAs, currently at 292.13 and 282.35 respectively. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "HAST".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $5.00* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

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

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