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Hexcel Corporation (HXL) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Basic Industries   Sub-Sector: Major Chemicals
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 18 Aug 2017NoneMorning StarMon, 14 Aug 2017-1.24%
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52.38 0.00 (0%) Aug 21 9:40am EDT
Open: 52.39 Range: 52.33 - 52.47 Vol: 6.53K Avg Vol: 604.75K
EPS: 2.73 P/E ratio: 19.18 EBITDA: 442.00M Mkt Cap: 4.70B
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 52.85
Medium Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 52.52
Last Trade is below the 50 day moving average at 52.76
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 51.97
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Daily Chart of HXL

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Hexcel Corporation" (HXL)?

HXL is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, HXL has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 94% of the time with an average daily volume of 604.7K shares being traded. For the medium term however, the 50 day moving average is indicating a trading range with a bearish downward bias. HXL's upward trend appears to be weakening but it is still not confirmed by the 200 SMA. Confidence in the buy the dips strategy seems to be waning. The 20 day moving average seems to be confirming the 50 SMA as it is also indicating a trading range but however with a slightly bullish bias. As the long term trend is still up strongly, underlying strength in the 20 and 50 SMA can be used to time taking long/buy positions in HXL. A good level to consider entering a long position in HXL is near the 200 SMA currently at 51.97. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "HXL".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $56.17* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 18 Aug 2017
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