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Heartland Express, Inc. (HTLD) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Transportation   Sub-Sector: Trucking Freight/Courier Services
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Thu, 19 Oct 2017NoneDojiFri, 22 Sep 20171.83%
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23.78 0.00 (0%) Oct 20 10:10am EDT
Open: 23.470 Range: 23.470 - 23.800 Vol: 23.89K Avg Vol: 441.73K
EPS: 0.65 P/E ratio: 35.97 EBITDA: 165.30M Mkt Cap: 1.95B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 23.16
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 23.63
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 22.58
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 20.89
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Daily Chart of HTLD

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Heartland Express, Inc." (HTLD)?

HTLD is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, HTLD has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 85% of the time with an average daily volume of 441.7K shares being traded. In the medium term, the 50 day moving average, currently at 22.58 for HTLD is also very bullish, indicating good swing trading opportunities for longs. This bullish stance is further reinforced by HTLD's ability to stay over the 20 day moving average for more than 85% of the time in the last 2 months of trading. There is however a possibility of profit taking setting in and it may be prudent to lighten up on strength and re-enter during a retracement. Good places to re-enter HTLD are at the 50 and 200 SMAs currently at 22.58 and 20.89 respectively. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "HTLD".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $21.70* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

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