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Himax Technologies, Inc. (HIMX) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Technology   Sub-Sector: Semiconductors
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 29 Aug 2014NoneBullish EngulfingThu, 28 Aug 20141.59%
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8.32 0.13 (1.56%) Aug 29 3:59pm EDT
Open: 8.20 Range: 8.20 - 8.38 Vol: 3.63M Avg Vol: 4.96M
EPS: 0.40 P/E ratio: 20.58 EBITDA: 85.2M Mkt Cap: 1.419B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 8.20
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 7.65
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 6.87
Long Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 200 day moving average at 10.07
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Daily Chart of HIMX

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Himax Technologies, Inc." (HIMX)?

HIMX 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 HIMX has been range bound with a slight upward bias, having traded above the 200 SMA about 62% of the time. The medium term trend for HIMX is extremely bearish and weak, having traded almost 81% of the time below the 50 day moving average. The 20 day moving average indicates a bullish bias although trading is generally range bound. Objectively, as long as HIMX is trading below its 200 SMA, rallies will be sold into and this stock faces tough resistance above. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "HIMX".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $7.58* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 29 Aug 2014
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