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Humana Inc. (HUM) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Health Care   Sub-Sector: Hospital And Medical Service Plans
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Thu, 15 Jun 2017Bullish EngulfingHanging ManMon, 12 Jun 20171.89%
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237.00 0.00 (0%) Jun 22 4:02pm EDT
Open: 236.15 Range: 235.34 - 241.33 Vol: 1.63M Avg Vol: 1.52M
EPS: 9.81 P/E ratio: 23.90 EBITDA: 2.27B Mkt Cap: 33.84B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 187.88
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 220.11
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 218.60
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 200.57
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Daily Chart of HUM

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Humana Inc." (HUM)?

HUM is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, HUM has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 83% of the time with an average daily volume of 1.5M shares being traded. In the medium term, the 50 day moving average, currently at 218.60 for HUM is also very bullish, indicating good swing trading opportunities for longs. This bullish stance is further reinforced by HUM's ability to stay over the 20 day moving average for more than 97.5% 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 HUM are at the 50 and 200 SMAs currently at 218.60 and 200.57 respectively. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "HUM".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $238.00* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Thu, 15 Jun 2017
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