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HealthSouth Corporation (HLS) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Health Care   Sub-Sector: Hospital/Nursing Management
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Tue, 27 Jun 2017NoneHammerFri, 26 May 20175.43%
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48.71 0.00 (0%) Jun 27 4:02pm EDT
Open: 48.89 Range: 48.53 - 49.19 Vol: 664.7K Avg Vol: 933.08K
EPS: 2.68 P/E ratio: 18.19 EBITDA: 824.90M Mkt Cap: 4.36B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 47.63
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 46.62
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 45.44
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 42.07
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Daily Chart of HLS

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "HealthSouth Corporation" (HLS)?

HLS is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, HLS has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 92% of the time with an average daily volume of 933.1K shares being traded. In the medium term, the 50 day moving average, currently at 45.44 for HLS is also very bullish, indicating good swing trading opportunities for longs. The 20 day moving average is however indicating a predominance of range bound trading but still with a bullish bias. HLS may experience some profit taking due to its strong performance thus far, so it may be prudent to lighten up on strength or sudden upward momentum. Good places to re-enter HLS are at the 50 and 200 SMAs currently at 45.44 and 42.07 respectively. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "HLS".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $48.33* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Tue, 27 Jun 2017
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